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### Abacus

### Alternative fuels

### Applications of math

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### Architecture

### Art

### Astronomy

NASA Virtual Skies: Applications of mathematics to Aeronautics, Airport Design, Air Traffic Management, Communication, Navigation, Flight Delays, and Weather. Teacher and student versions of activity sheets.

Sky and Telescope: Monthly Sky Highlights, Special Sky Events, Satellite Observings, Moon and Planets information.

Stardate: Information about tonight´s sky. Also other resources for students and teachers. Great site. Maintained by the McDonald Observatory, The University of Texas at Austin.

### Balloons

### Banking

### Basketball

### Biology

### Birth & death rates

### Body mathematics

### Calendars

### Careers in math

### Chaos

### Comics

### Complex numbers applications

### Dance

### The number "e"

### Earthquakes

### Egyptian mathematics

### Electricity

### Engineering

Civil Engineering FAQs

Frequently asked questions about civil engineering and civil engineering technology. Includes links to Sources of Information and student associations. Site maintained by IRRB.org

### Environmental applications

This collection of activities is based on a weekly series of space science problems distributed to thousands of teachers during the 2009-2010 school year.

### Ethnomathematics

### Exponents

### Fibonacci numbers

### Finance

Investment and Finance (Dr. Math): Links to lessons and informative investment and finance sites. Part of Dr. Math and maintained by The Math Forum Drexel University.

### Fire fighting

### Fractals

### Geology

### Geometry

### Grade point average (GPA)

### Graphing

### History

### Humor

### Illumination & light

Light Science for Kids: Facts, demonstrations, and activities related to light and the Science associated with it. Part of site: Interior-Deluxe.com

### Infinity

### Juggling

### Knitting

### Lottery

### Magic squares

Proof of a Magic Square by Llewellyn Falco: Proof of a Magic Square by Llewellyn Falco; ©Copyright Set Enterprises Inc. References a deck of SET® card

### Metric units

### Minorities & math

### Movies, media & math

Mathematical Fiction: List of mathematical fiction in literature, film, comics, and other mediums. List compiled by Alex Kasman (College of Charleston).

Math in the Movies: "A Guide to Major Motion Pictures with Scenes of Real Mathematics." Copyright by A. G. Reinhold.

The Math Guy on NPR: Select a broadcast date. Scroll down list for titles with "Math" in them. Interesting broadcast of math concepts, history, applications. Part of Weekend Edition on National Public Radio.