Winning Formula: USA Tops International Math Olympiad for First Time in 21 Years
Team America has finally retaken the International Mathematical Olympiad crown. The victory this week was a historic comeback. If winning a youth math competition seems less important than vanquishing the Soviets back in 1980, consider this: the last time America won the IMO was 1994. Back then, Bill Clinton was president and Ace of Base was top of the pop charts.