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What is a Blue Moon?

Blue moons, strawberry moons, supermoons. For some reason your news aggregation algorithm of choice thinks you really really really want to know all about these moons. “Catch This Weekend’s AMAZING SUPERMOON,” one headline (or, like, 500 of…

How Many Steps Are in a Mile?

The average person takes between 2,000 and 2,500 walking steps per mile as counted by a pedometer or fitness band. Running steps have a longer stride length and you may take between 1,400 and 1,700 steps per mile. A total of 10,000 steps …

Golden Ratio in Art

The Golden Ratio is a term used to describe how elements within a piece of art can be placed in the most aesthetically pleasing way. However, it is not merely a term, it is an actual ratio and it can be found in many pieces of art.…

How The Golden Ratio Manifests In Nature

The universe may be chaotic and unpredictable, but it's also a highly organized physical realm bound by the laws of mathematics. One of the most fundamental (and strikingly beautiful) ways these laws manifest is through the golden ratio.…