Antonio Salieri, an Italian classical composer, proposed to “check harmony by algebra.” But can we do the opposite and put algebra itself to a test? What if we attempt to put equations into pictures? This is certainly possible (and, no, we won’t be covering our calculations in rosebuds).
On New Year’s Eve all eyes will be on the clock! Whether in New York City, Tokyo or London – people all over the world will be watching the minute hand as it ticks closer to midnight. During this time, we gather around the beautiful clocks and the towers that hold them. Take a look at some well-known clock towers shown here. Can you name all of them or just some? Do you know why they are...
Thanksgiving is close, and everything is ready for a long-awaited for family vacation! You hit the road on Wednesday afternoon, and set off for a several-hour journey. Soon enough, you find yourself and your exhausted offspring trapped inside the car in traffic, with hours to go.
Halloween is over, and now you probably have tons of unhealthy treats at home, and you are wondering what to do with this treasure without ruining your child’s teeth. We suggest a perfect use for your child’s Halloween candy!