Recently I have read an article on Quartz about 200 universities that launched more than 600 free online courses. I have always believed that free courses are an incredible addition to the internet and education in general. I have used a lot of free courses in the past years and they have helped me learn... Continue Reading →

It has been a while since I last wrote about an artist and their creations inspired by mathematical concepts. Nora Fok is an artist who expresses her ideas in a personal and distinctive way. She is intrigued by the world around her; she also asks questions and tries to find answers to them. She is fascinated by... Continue Reading →

Recently, I have decided to write a new type of blog post. At the end of every month I will write a short one with some of the things that happened that month. I will talk about some personal struggles, my experience of being a teacher and other projects or events related to LThMath (social... Continue Reading →

For the last day of January, I thought to share my top 5 TED - Ed videos everyone needs to watch. I have been watching and creating playlist with all their videos on mathematics, but I believe that some of them are a must at this point. I will start with a short description of... Continue Reading →

Recently I have seen some beautiful 3D representations that were made by Leonardo da Vinci. I was quite curious first because I never heard of da Vinci's work in mathematics. Therefore, I was curious to find out more. Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci, more commonly Leonardo da Vinci, was an Italian Renaissance polymath, whose areas of... Continue Reading →

I have talked about fractals multiple times before. Also, you probably know how much I enjoy discovering new artist in this domain. This post will be all about Paul Griffitts' work. Fractals have been a source of inspiration for many artists since they were first described by Benoit Mandelbrot in 1975. The well-known property of self-similarity... Continue Reading →

Recently, I have written a couple of posts on mathematics found in nature and I just wanted to continue with this topic. For today I decided to write more about some interesting spirals that can be found in nature. 1. Logarithmic Spiral - generally speaking, this is a self-similar spiral curve. This property is used often... Continue Reading →

I haven't done favorites since last year... I really miss them and thinking about September, I feel that I should really talk about it because it has been on of my favorite month of the year in terms of productivity. NEW THINGs There were so many things that started this month and I am extremely excited... Continue Reading →

No surprise for another post on the beauties of Edinburgh. Since I have moved here I have the feeling I acted more like a tourist than anything else. Of course I had to share some of my favorite images. Let me know if you have ever visited Edinburgh and what is your favorite place.  ... Continue Reading →