Happy Pi Day (to the 69th digit)!

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"Pi, Greek letter (π), is the symbol for the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Pi = 3.1415926535... Pi Day is celebrated by math enthusiasts around the world on March 14th." www.piday.org/

 

This is comprised entirely of my photos. Dedicated, as always, to Meshl, who introduced me to this magical holiday.

 

Here's what I did last year

  • Ren of Mpls 6y

    lovely piece o pi!
  • j*lewis 6y

    mmmmmm, pi.
  • Rachel 6y

    Gorgeous, fun, beautiful, perfect, happy, accessible -- wait, I have to take a breath -- collage of pi. We are big fans of pi in this house. My husband memorized it to 100 digits in high school in order to pick up chicks. My older daughter memorized the first 500 digits last year, I think to combat some of the stress of her first few weeks at college. And with all that, none of us knew it was Pi Day today except my younger daughter, who spent yesterday's math class in a contest to see who could draw the most perfect circle. (Me, I'm agog at all those awesome fonts you've collected and drawn on for this project. Too cool for school.)
  • *erinnoel* 6y

    oh my god! amazing!
  • Lost in a Dream of Josh 6y

    This is AWESOME!
  • Michelle 6y

    Wow, this is fantastic. I really love the colorful collection of digits and the pie in the center is wonderful. I wasn't sure how you were going to outdo last year's but I think you managed.
  • johnfinn64 6y

    fantastic - love the circle and pieces of pie in the middle.
  • SophieG* 6y

    OMG, such a great idea. Love it!!!!
  • suz or sooze 6y

    woah. awesome. now i need to look into pie day.
  • Jackie 6y

    Utterly Incredible! - we just celebrated pi day by eating pie. Nothing as cool as this.
  • Izabela Goclik 6y

    this is serious art. :)
  • Lara604 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called We love π !!!, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    that's super cool!
  • Sam 5y

    this is AWESOME ! well done
  • Cherie Killilea 5y

    found this posted on someone else's blog, it linked here, great work! I love it
  • Aly 3y

    Awesome picture! Thanks for giving this a creative commons license! I used it in my recent blog post, which you can see here: bit.ly/ACUxs4 Thanks again!
  • Marcos Gomes 3y

    Awesome :)
  • kameron kilchrist 2y

    hate to break it to you, but you're missing a 4 on the 9th row! There are two 4s after 749, so it should be 7494459, not 749459.

    Super cool photo though!
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