Here's a project we did a long time ago in collaboration with Vi Hart, that somehow never made it into Math Mondays. The idea is simple: lay out pennies on...
Glen Whitney | Monday May 13th, 2013 12:00 PM
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From the Museum of Mathematics The Math Mondays Experimental Making Labs recently received numerous binder rings in its Incoming Raw Materials box. You know — the little circles that clip...
Glen Whitney | Monday May 6th, 2013 12:00 PM
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In honor of a recent visit to Kenneth Snelson's workshop, and as a continued tribute to Math Craft, which has a nice gallery of tensegrity projects, here's a detailed, step-by-step...
Glen Whitney | Monday April 29th, 2013 12:00 PM
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For the Museum of Mathematics Last column, we saw some of the basics of modular origami with the Sonobe unit. Today’s post is mostly a gallery of a few of...
Glen Whitney | Monday April 1st, 2013 1:59 PM
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This is the final installment in our epic Math Monday series on the intricate world of mechanical linkages. See the Linkages series introduction for the MoMath Linkage Kit, an introduction,...
Glen Whitney | Monday February 4th, 2013 12:00 PM
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