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Parents, take note! Video games, Legos may boost kids' science, math skills

The study, published in the journal Geosphere, surveyed hundreds of undergraduate students and found a huge spread in their spatial skills.

Feb 06, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

Physical fitness enhances math skills in kids

If you want your kids to shine in Maths, allow them play time as researchers have found that fitness enhances math skills by aiding the development of brain structures that contribute to mathematics achievement.

Aug 13, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

Fear of math may lie in your genes

Genetic factors may put some people at a greater risk of developing math anxiety, a new study has found.

Mar 18, 2014, 17:56 PM IST

Exercise improves overweight kids’ math skills

Regular exercise helps overweight children to think, plan and even do math.

Feb 11, 2011, 13:37 PM IST

Ancient tablets reveal Babylonian math skills

Highly sophisticated mathematical practice flourished in Babylonia much earlier than Greek sages Thales and Pythagoras.

Nov 15, 2010, 09:28 AM IST