Latest Number Stories

2013-11-18 23:03:28

Magikid Numbers is a new numbers & math story-based game for kids, released this week on the App Store.

2011-07-20 13:01:46

Clocks tell time in numbers—and so do our minds, according to a new study which will be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.

2011-06-14 23:09:34

Preschool children seem to grasp the true concept of counting only if they are taught to understand the number value of groups of objects greater than three.

2011-03-22 12:43:18

The way in which teachers and textbooks use language and different metaphors in mathematics education determines how pupils develop their number sense.

2010-12-05 00:13:34

Math scholar shares relevant information about prime numbers in new Xlibris release Gaborone, Botswana, Africa (Vocus/PRWEB) December 03, 2010 From author Zwide Mbulawa comes an expository work of mathematical research on prime numbers based on pattern methodology and classification techniques.

2009-05-28 11:10:00

A 16-year-old in Sweden says when he first presented his solution to a 300-year-old mathematics formula, he was met with skepticism from his teachers.

2008-05-29 19:15:14

The ability to map numbers onto a line, a foundation of all mathematics, is universal, says a study published this week in the journal Science, but the form of this universal mapping is not linear but logarithmic.

2008-03-13 13:17:54

A new mathematical object was revealed yesterday during a lecture at the American Institute of Mathematics (AIM). Two researchers from the University of Bristol exhibited the first example of a third degree transcendental L-function. These L-functions encode deep underlying connections between many different areas of mathematics.