Solve this complicated math puzzle and you’re smarter than the rest of us

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in News on Tuesday 26 May 2015

Think you’re a math genius? This puzzle might just stump you. We’re no math geniuses here but this math puzzle has frustrated us for hours. The problem was handed out to 8-year-old students in Vietnam but even parents had a hard time helping their kids find the solutions.

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Student scores test with unnecessary but epic math equations

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Tech on Wednesday 23 July 2014

This is quite epic: a student in Singapore decided to put in extra mathematical effort into writing the question numbers on his test paper using math equations… and was rewarded in the form of getting his marks from his teacher, also in the form of math equations.We’re horrendously bad at math — can any kind […]

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Are plants better at math than you?

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Trends on Wednesday 11 September 2013

Plants are smarter then we thought. According to recent research, plants can calculate exactly how much food theY will need each night to make it through the long, dark hours. Not only can they plan ahead thanks to their internal clocks, but apparently plants can adapt their math equation to changing external forces such as […]

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From the LAEM Store: Math IQ Watch

Alison Shepard Contributor

By Alison Shepard in New Products on Thursday 16 August 2012

We’re loving this blackboard style timepiece from WatchDesign, with clever (or daunting!) math equations as markers. The Math IQ watch also features a single hand rotation, providing a sleek report of the time. Check out this and other unique WatchDesign creations in the Lost At E Minor store.

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