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An introduction to Ernest Gotlieb Ziegenbalg, a little-known translator of a Danish edition of Euclid’s Elements, and his book.

Activities for visualizing al-Khwārizmī's algebraic solution methods using algebra tile manipulatives.

Highlights from Ada Lovelace's correspondence course on calculus with Augustus DeMorgan that shed light on common confusions that still arise today.

Misterios matemáticos de Rapa Nui (Isla de Pascua) y actividades escolares basadas en estudios arqueológicos de un viaje reciente.  

A series of articles introducing online collections documenting specific categories of mathematical objects, available for research and teaching.

Biography of Sir Charles Scarburgh (ca 1615–1694) and discussion of his contributions to the history of mathematics.

English translation of Mark Kac's first publication on a new derivation of Cardano’s formula, written while still in high school.

Mathematical mysteries of Rapa Nui (Easter Island) and related classroom activities, based on archeological findings from a recent field trip.

Discussion of a new tool for searching the contents of the British publication, Educational Times, with suggested uses for educators and researchers.

Provides an English translation of a paper written in 1726 by a 12-year-old Alexis Clairaut.