MoMath

 Right now, there is not a single math museum in the United States.

But that's about to change.  In 2012, former math professor Glen Whitney will open his multi-million-dollar project, The Museum of Math.  Mr. Whitney acknowledges that he's fighting deeply-held beliefs; he knows that people think math is boring, pointless, and unnecessary in the real world.  And he's determined to prove them wrong.

Read the New York Times article or visit MoMath's official website to learn more.

The most common question students ask math teachers at every level is “When will I use math?” WeUseMath.org is a non-profit website that helps to answer this question. This website describes the importance of mathematics and many rewarding career opportunities available to students who study mathematics.


 

Actuary
$160,000/yr
Cryptanalyst
$137,780/yr
$126,000/yr
Attorney
$187,199/yr
Physician
$187,199/yr
Architect
$119,500/yr
$105,581/yr
$139,670/yr
$102,280/yr

Figures represent salary potential.

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May

Dr. Cary Oberije, a postdoctoral researcher in The Netherlands, has found that mathematical models can be used to accurately predict patients' responses to treatment. Prediction models were used to analyze lung cancer patients' likelihood of survival and...

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