"Everybody grab a slice!" is a common phrase that occurs in my apartment (more-so since we discovered this crust), but "slice" is just too simple. Too last year. Now we're all about the "Come grab a curved heptagon!"
Recently News Scientist published one of our favorite contributions to both food and math of all time: Mathematicians Joel Haddley and Stephen Worsley applied "monohedral disc tiling" to pizza to create curious slices of the beloved food. No longer are we limited by the tyranny of the triangle! Below, we imagined some of our favorite recipes with new (and improved!) slices:
Use your creativity! Exercise your mathematic muscles! All we ask is that, whatever you do, don't carry your pizza sideways.
Pizzas (and Flatbreads!) to Try:
Do you have any pizza slicing tricks? Tell us in the comments below!