This is my first post. The blog celebrates the "year of the mathematics of planet earth" - 2013! The real thing will start up next week: stay tuned for posts on calculus and planet earth that you can use in your summer calculus classes.
- Feel trapped by boring fake word problems in your math textbook? Get intros to real-life issues in the natural world and see math at work.
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