## The curious, but not supernatural, Benford’s Law

The first time I heard about this famous law, it really came as a surprise. I found it unbelievable that

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## If it works, what problem to use?

In Mathematics graduation we see many property demonstrations (whether they are called by various names as already discussed in the

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## Miracle cures and planes

There is a very curious and counterintuitive history of mathematics. It involves a team of statisticians, who during World War

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## How to pay ‘cheap’ in self-service restaurants

I’ve always hated restaurants self-service by the pound. I believed that the option flat rate was better, after all, you

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## The forgotten brothers of π

At school we learn that π is a special number, a constant obtained by the circumference of a circle divided

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## You’re weak lemma, you lack importance!

In mathematics we often hear that something is a Corollary, something else is a Lemma, that is a Proposition, there

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## Milk in cereal: beverage, broth or sauce?

This is a dilemma presented in the context of Sesame Street from the meme below: The respective scene is from

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## Calm down Pythagoras… we solve this

With the current pandemic, the need for distancing within public establishments meant that various materials proposing this safe distance were

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## Who’s afraid of the bad chart?

Have you heard the term “exponential”? Perhaps in a context more or less like this: “Such a thing has an

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## Power or accuracy?

D&d (Dungeons and Dragon) is a popular RPG system usually set in the context of a medieval fantasy world. In

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## How do you get on with facing 10 chess masters at the same time without knowing how to play?

A few days ago a meme of an 8 year old boy circulating on the internet that faced several chess

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## Pokemon Crystal – don’t buy / capture, adopt!

In this post we will deal with classes and subclasses. In mathematics a class is a collection of objects that

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## Who passes x dividing without specifying a non-null domain

In those days (end of July / 2020) several memes of people circulate doing supposedly absurd things and being represented

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## The Neptune God Burger Pyramid

In episode 38 of SpongeBob, entitled “The Spatula Of Neptune”, SpongeBob removes the golden spatula from the stone (reference to

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