AliUnderstanding Euclid: A Simplified Approach to Mathematical ThinkingI remember that my mathematical education started with numbers. First, my father, then later, my elementary teacher, taught me how to count…4d ago4d ago

AliWhy Does Zero Factorial (0!) Equal One?Recently while in a circle of friends and sipping on a glass of tea, the topic of conversation came around to what humanity’s most…Sep 52Sep 52

AliThe Stunning Beauty of Islamic GeometryFor creative individuals, life is all about seeking new, challenging experiences that pique their interest. When they find their passion in…Aug 2911Aug 2911

AliThe Famous Rain Problem and the Importance of Mathematical Reasoning AbilityBefore starting my mathematics education, rain was a significant natural occurrence for me. Right after the rain had ended, I would run to…Aug 1612Aug 1612

AliBee-ing Intelligent: The Mathematical Minds of HoneybeesOn nearly every sunny day, when the gentle warmth of the sun beckons, I find myself drawn to the tranquil beauty of our garden for a meal…Aug 12Aug 12

AliTransforming My Teaching Experience: How an iPad and a Drawing App Became My Creative Allies as a…Before I dive in, let me clarify that this isn’t a product review; rather, I truly aim for the insights shared here to be valuable to…Aug 33Aug 33

AliWhat Happened to the World’s Smartest Woman After She Solved a Math Question?In his book Mathematics, Poetry, and Beauty, Ron Aharoni recounts an interesting episode from one of David Hilbert’s legendary lectures. On…Jul 2625Jul 2625

AliThe Emergence of Calculus: A Mathematical Journey of Human ThoughtAlmost fifteen years ago, I found myself nestled by a library window, a spot I still cherish today. It was a rainy day, and I loved…Jul 2022Jul 2022

Ali18 Beautiful & Creative Math Apparatuses and Toys for Math PeopleBelow, you will find 18 beautiful and creative and cool math apparatuses and toys! If you are a math person, they are for you! Otherwise…Jul 132Jul 132

AliHow Realistic is the Movie Interstellar?As a mathematician, I had been very intrigued by the movie Interstellar, so much so that I had read almost all of the analyses written…Jul 611Jul 611