Archive for March, 2009

Mathematica Player and arty Demonstrations

31 March 2009

mathematicaThe free Mathematica Player allows you to interact with thousands of math objects, including some very artistic ones.

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GraphSketch.com – free online math grapher

25 March 2009

plotGraphSketch is a free offering that allows the user to sketch graphs of math functions.

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IntMath Newsletter – Math exam preparation, periodic functions in the body

23 March 2009

In this Newsletter:

1. IntMath is on Twitter!
2. IntMath Poll Results – Math Exam Preparation
3. Math Tip – Study habits
4. Math Tip – Periodic functions and the body
5. From the Math Blog
6. Final Thought – Lonely, scared, bitter

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KenKen – a new Sudoku rival

17 March 2009

kenken-2KenKen is a puzzle from Japan that the New York Times is now publishing daily.

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Kindle math

15 March 2009

KindleThe Kindle and other electronic readers promise a green alternative to newsprint.

But how green are they really?

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Pi Day today (3/14) – Buffon’s Needle

14 March 2009

Buffon Needle and piToday is Pi Day and to mark the day, we take a look at Buffon’s Needle, which is a technique for finding the value of pi that involves needles and probability.

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The coming EcoBounty

10 March 2009

greenwashing scaleA new report from Trendwatching.com opens up many opportunities for job-seekers and for schools who prepare them.

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IntMath Newsletter – Complex numbers, Pi Day, Formula sheets

7 March 2009

In this Newsletter:

1. Math Tip – Complex Numbers
2. Pi Day – 3/14
3. Latest IntMath Poll – Math formula sheets
4. From the Math Blog
5. Final Thought – Math is human, after all

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Friday math movie – math problem solving with mind maps

6 March 2009

Mind map - math problem solvingThis week’s movie gives you some good tips on how to solve math problems.

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Akamai – visualizing Web traffic data

5 March 2009

Akamai Europe trafficHere’s some interesting statistics about web traffic, attacks on the system and online music downloads.

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