Back from a short vacation, I will start regular update on Monday, so don't expect a massive Figure Friday article this week.
I got contacted by Aaron Santos a few weeks ago. He's a physicist and author who has chosen to focus his expertise on the funny sides of life. He has a blog where he answers practical math questions in a rather amusing way, and he asked me to send him toy-related math questions.
This is how it went:
It's well worth the read. In fact it's hilarious to see Aaron describe how size-changing Transformers would work in reality.