Thanks to the movie ‘Life of Pi’ everyone today knows about the 21st Greek alphabet these days. Even those who are not math geniuses, have a liking to the mysteries of Phi and want to understand it further. The applications of mathematics have only been growing over the last century,[…]

# HUMAN HALLUCINATIONS TIED TO MATHEMATICS

One of the most important side-effects from taking a drug is hallucinations. Hallucinations from drug abuse are when something foreign in your system releases toxins into your body and makes it seem as though something is right in front of you, even when there is nothing there. Hallucinations are caused[…]

# THE MATH BEHIND THE REPRODUCTION

Sex Education is a compulsory subject in school for children to understand the beginnings of life. It teaches the journey of how the sperm from males reach the egg of the female, and the mysterious origin of life from two, single cells. However, what no one has understood is which[…]

# HOW MATHEMATICS CAN BE USED TO PREDICT WAR TIMES

Wars are a common part of today’s world. It is the sole reason for all the weapons and the progress that we have made. However, they are incredibly damaging and taxing to take part in. War is devastating; many races die, and many land areas are scarred and are unable[…]

# BUILDING CONFIDENCE IN CHILDREN WILL HELP IN MATH SKILLS

Mathematics is a subject that is learned all over the world. Most career choices and jobs need some form of math to pass the working criteria. However, there are many individuals who are not as good in the subject as others. This causes many cases in low confidence and low[…]

# THE DISAPPEARING ACT USING MATHEMATICS – TOROFLUX PARADOX

During the mid-1990s, a spring toy that used kinetic energy was invented. The toy is called the Toroflux and has created a lot of buzz around the world. Jochen Valett, the inventor behind the toy, used a steel ribbon that he made into a torus sping. The beauty of the[…]

# TOP TRICKS IN MATH TO HELP WITH EVERYDAY LIFE

It is common knowledge that many of the things you learn as a student in school are never used in the real world. As a result, many education systems have been failing in equipping children with the right knowledge that they can make use of in their day-to-day lives outside[…]

# MATH PROBLEMS THAT HAVE GOING VIRAL – LATEST BRAIN TEASERS – PART 2

Today’s parents struggle to help their kids with their math problems because the children who are educated in the system today are better equipped than their parents. While a few decades ago, the education system focused on providing a very generic overview of mathematics with little focus on the application,[…]

# MATH PROBLEMS GOING VIRAL – LATEST BRAIN TEASERS – PART 1

Whatsapp forwards and messages on social media to give people everyday thoughts to trigger some form of learning has been a fad for a while now. Several messages revolve around solving trivia and challenges that people are expected to solve and provide the answer to. Often adults are faced with[…]

# GENDER PLAYS A ROLE IN MATH LEARNING ABILITIES

Math is not only considered to be the toughest subject in math, but it is also said to be a “male subject”. Despite scientific evidence that both male and female students are equally efficient in mathematics, but issues with the subject also remain prominent. This is one of many difficulties[…]