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Maryam Mirzakhani Wins Nobel Prize for Math and Being Awesome

Maryam Mirzakhani Wins Nobel Prize for Math and Being Awesome

By Emily BrownAugust 13, 2014

Okay, she may not have officially won a prize for being awesome, but we'd present her one of those without a sliver of hesitation....More  →

What's the Geekiest Class at Your School?

What's the Geekiest Class at Your School?

By Josh PeriloAugust 19, 2013

Quiet down everyone! Quiet down in front there... now. Take out your number 2 pencils. You'll be given exactly forty five minutes...More  →

Fantastic Freaking Fractals!

Fantastic Freaking Fractals!

By Vadim NewquistMarch 29, 2013

Some see mathematics as cold and boring, but fractals are indisputable proof that it's anything but. These dazzling geometrical wonders can be...More  →

Our Favorite Facts About Pi

Our Favorite Facts About Pi

By Kousha NavidarMarch 14, 2013

Do you smell that? It’s Pi Day. Masterminds will surely spend all day with your Ti-83’s reading through the whole number. But...More  →

Videos of the Greatest 3D Art You Will Ever See!

Videos of the Greatest 3D Art You Will Ever See!

By Josh PeriloFebruary 27, 2013

We've all seen sidewalk chalk drawings. Some of them are really good. Some pretty unimpressive. Well, get ready to watch some video...More  →

Top 10 Nerdiest Female Authors

Top 10 Nerdiest Female Authors

By Becky FerreiraNovember 1, 2012

November is National Novel Writing month: are any Masterminds submitting? Whether or not you're taking on the challenge, it's always good to...More  →

A REAL Steampunk Computer and 5 other TED Talks to Geek Out About

A REAL Steampunk Computer and 5 other TED Talks to Geek Out About

By Brandon SpecktorJuly 27, 2012

Here's one for your steampunk novels, gearheads: the first effective computer was designed in the 1830s, powered by steam, cogs and punchcards,...More  →

Pi's Twitter Account

Pi's Twitter Account

By Josh PeriloMarch 14, 2012

It's Pi's birthday today, and what better way to celebrate than to take a quick look at his Twitter account and see...More  →