Kitchen STEM #1: Apple Slices (Pastry)

So… we have a bunch of apples on our counter that are starting to get just a little soft– not bad yet, but not-good enough that my kids won’t eat them. We could make a pie, of course, but I have a recipe for a slightly simpler apple pie-like dessert we call “Apple Slices”– “slices,” …

Estimating Pi in Times of Crisis: Celebrating an Irrational Number in Irrational Times

Coronavirus may be keeping us socially distanced from each other, but it doesn’t have to keep us from connecting virtually while appreciating the beauty of our world! Today is, after all, Pi () Day, an international celebration of everyone’s favorite irrational number. Pi is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Today, Pi can …

Introduce Yourself (Example Post)

This is an example post, originally published as part of Blogging University. Enroll in one of our ten programs, and start your blog right. You’re going to publish a post today. Don’t worry about how your blog looks. Don’t worry if you haven’t given it a name yet, or you’re feeling overwhelmed. Just click the …