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Wide-Eyed Y

CMY’s first visit to the catio.  I had to carry her there, as she probably wouldn’t have noticed otherwise.  Once inside, she climbed around and sniffed, fairly calmly. 20 more words

Cats

Catio!

This past weekend a long-awaited structure was built: an 8′ x 12′ enclosure on our back deck for the cats to go into.  It wasn’t finished until Sunday eve, so it wasn’t until Monday night that anyone went in (and it was only Triquet and one or two other cats that actually ventured out then).  291 more words

Cats

Stop Lying to Children: A Story of Diamonds

I have been conflicted lately about a word that seems to have no defintion (in the mathematical world, at least) but, like the oval, is a widely acceptable shape. 512 more words

Math

What are the proportions of the areas of the rhombuses?


A circle is divided into twelve equal arcs, and the points of division are joined as shown here:



What are the proportions of the areas of the rhombuses formed ? 21 more words

Number Puzzles

Rhombus - 'Here Be Dragons'

Rhombus have come to be one of modern Goth’s most respected bands: 2010′s ‘Open The Sky’ marked a quantum leap forward in terms of sound and song craft, so dramatic a leap in fact, that I could see them hurtling headlong up a stylistic cul de sac. 455 more words

Mark Hagen at Marlborough Chelsea

The exhibition titled “Black Hole” at Marlborough Chelsea is a solo show of new work by Mark Hagen. In the back gallery there is a series of paintings based on rhombi. 216 more words

Math Art

Fifty Pounds of Cat

Today we took CMY and Rhombus to the vet.  They’re siblings, and it shows.  They have similar coloring, especially in the face, and they’re…large.  Rhombus is a bit over 27 pounds and CMY is a few ounces over 23.  179 more words

Cats