The 21st Annual Pi Day celebration brings brainy number buffs to San Franciscos Exploratorium every year to celebrate the number 3.14, which is the ratio of a circles circumference to its diameter.
Though its mostly math dorks that celebrate Pi Day, holiday founder Larry Shaw says anyone can enjoy it.
He assures, Sure, we get people who are trekkies and stuff but anybody that plays with mathematics can enjoy Pi Day. Its not strictly geeky.
Shaw says that the fundamental mystery to the number is what makes it exciting for everyone, since it cant be pinned down to a whole number or a fraction.
To celebrate Pi Day, the Exploratorium will have pizza pie throwing, pie to munch on, and a sing-along of the Pi Song, which is set to the tune of American Pie and tells the history of Pi and counts the numbers in the sequence.
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