"Battle" Of The Danicas: Patrick Vs. McKellar

On the heels of news that Danica Patrick might switch from the Indy Racing League to NASCAR, we decided to compare athlete Danica Patrick to mathlete Danica McKellar. » 6/10/09 2:40pm 6/10/09 2:40pm

Sorry, Larry Summers: Math Gender Gap Caused By Culture, Not Biology

A new review of studies from around the world shows that where girls lag behind boys in math (and it's not everywhere), the cause is likely culture, not biology. » 6/02/09 12:30pm 6/02/09 12:30pm

Danica McKellar On Today: Al Roker Misses The Point

Danica McKellar was on the Today show encouraging girls to care more about their brains than their beauty. Good thing Al Roker was there to ruin her positive message! » 12/17/08 11:00am 12/17/08 11:00am

Mathematician and former Wonder Years » 11/03/08 10:20am 11/03/08 10:20am actress Danica McKellar is featured in this month's as part of the feature "Women We Endorse." Writer A.J. Jacobs talks with McKellar about her favorite number, the probability of an reader getting a date with her, and other things related to her best-selling about math. When…

The Wonder Years' Danica McKellar Tells Brooklyn To "Kiss My Math"

Last night I attended a reading in Downtown Brooklyn from Danica McKellar - aka Winnie Cooper's - new book, Kiss My Math: Showing Pre-Algebra Who's Boss » 8/07/08 1:00pm 8/07/08 1:00pm. Having lost a rather undignified tussle for the last seat with a little boy, I sullenly took my place behind the 30 or so chairs, which were filled with a mixture of…