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  • Raspberry Pi Model B+
    Raspberry Pi gets an upgrade – still only $35
    The non-profit Raspberry Pi foundation over in the United Kingdom have just announced on July 14th their infamous open source microcomputer will, in fact, receive an upgrade without changing its price. With the unforeseen success of its current...
  • Pi Pie Pan
    Get Ready for A Most Excellent Pi Day in 2015
    The Internet is abuzz with excitement as Pi Day approaches each year. Next year promise to be a most excellent celebration on 3/14/15. Entertain your social media followers with Pi creations worthy of RT, Likes, hearts, and +1s with an innovative...
  • Happy Pi Day celebration at SXSW
    Happy Pi Day celebration at SXSW
    Happy Pi Day—today is March 14 or 3/14. This is the day that math lovers around the country celebrate Pi, by well, eating pies, throwing pies and talking about the significance of Pi, according to a March 14 report in the Washington Post.Pi,...
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    Pi Day 2014: Brief history of pi, origins of the numerical geek holiday
    Happy Pi Day! Geeks all over the world celebrate the mathematical constant 3.14 on 3/14 or today, March 14."Pi" is represented by the Greek letter "π", the symbol Mathematicians commonly use to represent the ratio of a circle&...
  • Pi Day
    Celebrate National Pi Day today
    Today is National Pi Day, the 26th anniversary of celebrating all things math in the US. Pi Day is also celebrated around the world. Pi is the ratio of the diameter of a circle to its circumference. The actual ratio is an irrational number and...
  • Happy Pi Day:  Celebrate the Mathematical Constant on 3/14
    Pi Day: Celebrate the mathematical constant on 3/14
    While traditional holidays honor famous people, historical events and momentous occasions, one day in March actually celebrates a letter in the Greek alphabet! 3/14 is Pi Day, an annual "holiday" that celebrates the mathematical symbol...
  • Putting Green Hole Pi
    Where are the pi holes in Chicago golf?
    The obvious pi (π) holes are the holes on golf course putting greens. Golf balls may or may not be pi objects. Nowadays, all golf balls have hundreds of dimples, which may prevent them from measuring as pi, but I believe the difference is...
  • Pi-Pie Sandwich
    Where are the pi holes in Chicago art?
    Out there in Chicago are pi (π) holes and pie holes. To make art with a Chicago theme, either the foreground or background must save something or someone related to the Windy City, and of course, you must have pi and/or pie. If your art works are...
  • Life of Pi
    The philosophy of Pi
    Life of Pi: Rated “PG” (126 Minutes) Starring: Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Gérard Depardieu, Tabu, Ayush TandonDirected by: Ang LeeBased on the eponymous book by Yann Martel published (2001) that is currently required reading in many...
  • Life of Pi
    Life of Pi; a journey like no other
    Life of Pi started off a little slow as the story line was created and characters were introduced but once the storm hit, it sets sail on an emotional roller coaster and an epic journey.Pi’s family owns a zoo in India. Due to political...
  • Pi symbol
    Books for kids about math in honor of Pi Day, March 14
    When most people think of special days in March, St. Patrick's Day, the first day of spring, and sometimes Easter come to mind.But for math geeks and fans of geometry March 14 is a reason to celebrate every year.Why March 14?Because when...
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    Government Math: Non-Budgetary Edition
    We all know that thegovernmentsoften ignores reality but they have also been known to not only oppose knownmathematicalfacts, but alsoactivelylegislateagainst them, as illustrated by Indiana trying to change the value of pi to 3.2.It starts with a...
  • Pi
    March 14 or 3-14 is Pi Day
    Did you know pi has its own limerick? Now there is an ancient Greek letter and I think that none other is better It isn't too tall It's in fact, very small But its digits, they go on forever! -- Author unknown Pi is the ratio of any circle...
  • Pi is a transcendental number, the same as e: are they equal?
    About April fools' day Pi hoax and other thoughts: if Pi is indeed equal e?
    As the April fools' day of spring is upon us, it’s safe to assume that the entire Internet content will be saturated with funny hoax/prank stories, like the Alabama’s decision to round down the number Pi to 3.0. Even though...