What did Pythagoras do with all those triangles, anyway?

In this professor's class, there are no calculators. Instead, students learn advanced math by talking, drawing pictures, playing with beach balls – and knitting.

High school students can blame ancient India for quadratic equations and calculus.

Turning zero from a punctuation mark into a number paved the way for everything from algebra to algorithms.

By embracing a style beyond the typical classroom lecture, math education can serve all of our students better.

A new book criticizes how and what American math classes are teaching. Singling out math instruction in this age of high-stakes testing and accountability is unsporting.

Don't worry – there are only 43,252,003,274,489,856,000 configurations.

Consider a standard pizza box containing a standard circular pizza. How much more would you be willing to pay for a square pizza that filled the box? Clearly the square pizza contains more pizza: but is…