Archimedes the Mathematician

Like the number Pi, his influence lives on FOREVER π ≈ 3.14159265358979323846264338327950… Close your eyes.  Block out all of the noise around you.  You know the noise: social media, earbuds, TV, radio, telephone and more.  Now that you’ve quieted your mind, imagine an original idea and wonder if anyone else in all of civilization is …

A Few Pieces of Pi!

Pi Day has always been one of my favorite holidays. It ranks right up there with the Fourth of July and Christmas. It is a holiday that I often shared with my students.  Now that I am retired, I’ve decided to share a few Pieces of Pi with you.  In the past, my students would …