They're No. 1: U.S. Wins Math Olympiad For First Time In 21 Years
Head coach Po-Shen Loh (far left) and assistant coaches John Berman and Alex Zhai (far right) flank the members of the winning squad: Shyam Narayanan, David Stoner, Michael Kural, Ryan Alweiss, Yang Liu and Allen Liu.
With Classroom Breakfasts, Some Children May Eat Twice
"The city’s health department hit the pause button after a study found that the Breakfast in the Classroom program, now used in 381 of the city’s 1,750 schools, was problematic because some children might be “inadvertently taking in excess calories by eating in multiple locations” — in other words, having a meal at home, or snacking on the way to school, then eating again in school."
The Magic of Fibonacci Numbers by Arthur Benjamin: Math is logical, functional and just ... awesome. Mathemagician Arthur Benjamin explores hidden properties of that weird and wonderful set of numbers, the Fibonacci series. (And reminds you that mathematics can be inspiring, too! "Mathematics is not just solving for x, it's also figuring out 'y' ") #Math #Fibonacci_Numbers