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Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon

Kevin Bacon on Six Degrees, Success, and Creating Meaningful Change

Tim McDonald | Posted 06.09.2014 | Impact
Tim McDonald

Most days we are going so fast that we need to stop and ask who in our six degrees can use our help? Who needs someone to listen to them?

WATCH: Kevin Bacon Reveals How 'Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon' Helps Him At Work

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.10.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Kevin Bacon joins HuffPost Live from SXSW 2014 and shares how he's used the game "Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon" to help him on the set of his series "Th...

Kevin Bacon's '12 Degrees Of Christmas' Is The Celebrity Carol You Were Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.23.2013 | Celebrity

Kevin Bacon loves defining his prevalence in "degrees" and, this time, he's making it seasonally relevant. In "12 Degrees Of Christmas," Bacon rota...

Happy Birthday, Kevin Bacon!

Posted 07.08.2013 | Celebrity

Happy birthday, Kevin Bacon! The actor, who will always be remembered for his memorable roles in "Footloose," "A Few Good Men," "Apollo 13" and other ...

Kevin Bacon On Marriage, 'The Following' And His Greatest Fear

Pat Gallagher | Posted 06.22.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Doing The Following is a very dark place for me to go. You can't really underestimate what kind of toll that that takes -- as much as I love it -- to go to a place of murder and mayhem, chasing a killer, killing somebody or being shot at.

Centenary of Mathematician Paul Erdős -- Source of Bacon Number Concept

Colm Mulcahy | Posted 03.26.2013 | Science
Colm Mulcahy

Erdős wrote over 1,500 research papers in his career, which is believed to be more than any other mathematician in history. But that's not the point.

New Google Trick Starring.. Kevin Bacon!

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 09.14.2012 | Technology

Google's search features will give you the weather forecast, define vocab words and convert currency. With its new "Bacon number" Easter egg, howev...

Connecting The Dots: Lessons in Rebellion From the Math Network

Travis Korte | Posted 08.06.2012 | Science
Travis Korte

One system being developed is the Selected-Papers Network ("SP net"), a sort of Pinterest for peer-review in which researchers with common interests across the sciences can subscribe to one another to share 'must-read' articles and reviews.

Do 'Good' in This Small World This Holiday Season

Kevin Bacon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Kevin Bacon

You've probably heard of the Six Degrees concept. Any one person (including me) is connected to any other person through six or fewer relationships. SixDegrees.org is about using this idea to accomplish something good.