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Math

  1. spicy
    No One Does Math Better Than Representative Katie PorterBludgeon me with your whiteboard.
  2. obits
    Visionary NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson Dies at 101Johnson’s life inspired the 2016 film ‘Hidden Figures.’
  3. dog science
    Your Dog May Be Better at Math Than You AreDogs may be able to quickly intuit ballpark figures, which is more than some of us can say for ourselves.
  4. buzz buzz
    The Bees Know Too MuchThey can do math, according to a new study.
  5. science of us
    I’m Plagued by This Decades-Old Dating EquationI’ve lost 37 percent of my mind.
  6. books
    Math Is Biased Against Women and the Poor, According to a Former Math ProfessorCathy O’Neil on the perils of “throwing big data at everything.”
  7. just nerdy things
    We Still Don’t Have Male Birth Control But Hey, Here’s a New Prime NumberNerds, rejoice.
  8. book excerpt
    Gender Ratios and the Math of RomanceHow dating became a numbers game.
  9. gift guide math
    How Rich Do These Magazine Editors Think We Are?We crunched the numbers and called for those “price upon request” items on this year’s most lavish gift guides.
  10. baby names
    Hillary: The Most Poisoned Baby Name in U.S. HistoryMothers abandoned the name at record speed, starting in 1992.