The Restful Maths Podcast

By Ian McDowell

What's The Restful Maths Podcast about?

Mathematics doesn't have to be stress inducing. In fact through its simple logic we can find relaxation and peace. In this podcast I discuss different sets, sequences and types of number, and then read through some to help you relax. Enjoy.

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The Square Numbers


The square numbers are generated by multiplying integers by themselves (aka “squaring”). Given that multiplying 2 numbers with the same sign always yields a positive product, it follows that square numbers are always positive.