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Happy Pi Day!

Today, on March 14, we celebrate pi, or 3.14…., the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. Not only is pi an irrational number (which can’t be expressed as a fraction and so is never-ending), it is also a transcendent number (meaning no algebraic operations can produce it). Coincidentally, today is also Albert Einstein’s birthday.

Pi Day: An Infinite Number of Ways to Celebrate
San Francisco’s Exploratorium Pi Day Page
A Song About Pi

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