# ‘Science and Nature’

##### Say “Cheese!” for the Octopus

March 16, 2019 4:00 pm

How many octopus arms does it take to hold a camera? A real octopus showed us – read on to do the math and find out!

##### The Wheel Deal

March 14, 2019 4:00 pm

Learn how doing math with Pi can be just as much fun as eating pie!

##### Herding Ducks

March 11, 2019 4:00 pm

If you yell “Fetch!”, your pet dog might run to grab a stick. But would your pet duck listen? Read on to find out and try a fun math problem!

##### How to Ride a Woodpecker

March 8, 2019 4:00 pm

When we want to fly somewhere, we hop on a plane. Wild animals can’t do that — but if they’re crazy enough, they can hop onto a bird. Read on to see how one weasel did the math to catch a flight on a woodpecker.

##### Penguin Post Office

March 5, 2019 4:00 pm

Going to the post office may seem like just another daily job. But not when you work at the post office in Antarctica, where you get to take care of penguins, too! Read on to see just how many people want to work there – and get a little silly with the penguin post office math.

##### Mush!

March 3, 2019 4:00 pm

The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is the most famous dog-sledding event, and is often called “The Last Great Race.” Just why is it called this? Read on to run through the numbers in this race, and find out what makes it so great!

##### Snowboarding Crow

March 1, 2019 4:00 pm

Why should humans have all the fun when it snows? One crow decided to enjoy the fluffy white stuff and tried snowboarding. Read on to do the math in this brave bird’s snowboarding adventure!

##### A Very Confused Pet

February 28, 2019 4:00 pm

What animal is this? It looks like a mix of an otter, beaver, and duck, but it’s actually a platypus. Read on to find out more about the platypus – and discover the numbers behind this crazy creature!

##### In Case You Got No Snow…

February 19, 2019 4:00 pm

When we hear a giant snowstorm is coming, we get really excited to play in the snow. But sometimes the storm decides to go another way and we don’t get any snow. Well, one grandpa decided to fix that problem for his granddaughter. Read on to see how he did this – and do the math in traveling snow!

##### Smiley Face in Space

February 18, 2019 4:00 pm

When you look up at the sky, sometimes you can see shapes in the stars. Well, when one woman looked through her telescope, she discovered galaxies and moving stars which looked like a smiley face! Read on to shoot for the stars with the math in star pictures and the shapes they make when you use your imagination.