The Conversation I Can’t Wait to Have With My Kids One Day

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Christian Clifton doesn’t have kids yet, but he already knows he wants to be involved in teaching them to love learning

Crunching The Numbers On Sexist Microaggressions

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The Petrie Multiplier is the simple mathematical model that explains why gender-imbalanced communities are always going to be unpleasant for someone.

Do You Really Have an Influence On Your Kids?

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You may think you know the answer, but Mike Crider suggests the answer may not be as compelling as we think.

The Day I Passed Maths (Or, Why Having a Supportive Father Is The Best Thing In the World)

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Give this man a Bells!

The Power of Love Notes

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Whenever I think of love notes I think about the one stuck to my parents’ bathroom mirror.

Open Thread: Who Was Your Best Teacher?

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A lot of people remember one teacher or college professor who really stood out, who opened their eyes and made them see new things, who instilled a love of a subject in them.

Coping With Adult ADD

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Think adult ADD doesn’t exist? Think again. J.R. Reed looks at life with the illness and shows that it doesn’t have to control your life.

Futurism: NASA Women Mentor Girls in Science, Math, Tech [@cijithegeek]

NASA hopes girls will stop saying “math is hard.”

The Mind of a Venture Capitalist Is a Dangerous Place to Look for Clues to Manhood and Goodness (But Let’s Try)

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Tom Matlack takes a look into his own mind. The results? Well, see for yourself.

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You Do the Math

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Lisa Hickey, on why the prison system in America just doesn’t add up.

Why Am I Afraid of Math?

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Despite parents of the you-can-be-anything-you-want persuasion, Emily Heist-Moss absorbed the misguided notion that math and science were not going to play a role in her future.

Humor: We Defy You To Find A Geekier Image Than This! [@billcosby]

The good doctor educates you in math as well. As he should!

Love: A Lab Report

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No one brags to his friends that his daughter’s marrying a mathematician.

The 10 at 10

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Alien protocol, Mama Grizzly Inc., and how pickle juice changed sports forever.

American Students Are Average

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The results really shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone.

Study of the Day: Men Aren’t Better at Math After All

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Eat your heart out, Larry Summers. If you thought men had the edge in math, think again.