In Dan Brown's mega-bestselling 2003 mystery thriller "The Da Vinci Code," there's a bit of repartee in the book between the book's hero, Robert …

You use the number zero all the time, but it may surprise you to learn that it sometimes isn't a number at all.

Alex the grey parrot was probably bored. He was 27 years old and for 26 of those years, he'd had researchers similar to the ones now testing him ask …

We'll give you a hint: It's not 867-5309. That's Jenny's number, not Avogadro's. You're also not going to find these digits scrawled in marker on the …

Pi has mesmerized mathematicians for 4,000 years. It's the rarest of mathematical constants, an unfailingly accurate ratio that's also neverending. …

Math is pretty confusing — at least to people who don't understand it. Which is most of us. The thing about math is you have to learn terms in order …

What was the last number that mathmeticians finally figured out how to express as the sum of three cubes? What number's mystical significance might …

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