Science

Are Bald Eagles Still Endangered?

By Brendan Bense / July 17, 2018 / Comments Off on Are Bald Eagles Still Endangered?

Are Bald Eagles Still Endangered? The bald eagle: a national symbol for the United States, and source of pride for many. Eagles are majestic birds…

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Jurassic Park Science: Fact or Fiction?

By Brendan Bense / July 9, 2018 / Comments Off on Jurassic Park Science: Fact or Fiction?

Jurassic Park Science Fact or Fiction? The original Jurassic Park came out in 1993. Spielberg’s hit film at the time was praised for authenticity: he…

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How to Make a Fire Without a Lighter

By Brendan Bense / June 26, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Make a Fire Without a Lighter

How to Make a Fire Without a Lighter and other fire facts It’s summertime! That means swimming at the pool and beach, going to camp,…

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What Causes Volcanic Eruptions?

By Brendan Bense / June 18, 2018 / Comments Off on What Causes Volcanic Eruptions?

What Causes Volcanic Eruptions? A look inside one of earth’s deadliest natural forces A Long History Volcanic eruptions are some of the deadliest natural forces…

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Fun Science: Encouraging Learning

By Brendan Bense / June 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Fun Science: Encouraging Learning

Fun Science: Encouraging Learning Science in the Classroom As educators, we’re always looking for ways to encourage learning without making the topic look boring. That’s…

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How to Stargaze

By Brendan Bense / June 11, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Stargaze

How to Stargaze   Civilizations have looked to the stars for centuries, using them as a guide to religion, navigation, and everyday life. When you…

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5th Grade Life Science

By Brendan Bense / June 11, 2018 / Comments Off on 5th Grade Life Science

5th Grade Life Science: Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader? Ready for a lightning round of biology questions? Some of these are pretty standard…

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Fingerprints

By Brendan Bense / June 4, 2018 / Comments Off on Fingerprints

Fingerprints: A History DNA Unless you belong to one of four extended families who has adermatoglyphia, you have a unique and unmistakable set of fingerprints.…

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NASA’s Own: Sally Ride

By Brendan Bense / May 3, 2018 / Comments Off on NASA’s Own: Sally Ride

NASA’s Own: Sally Ride “The stars don’t look bigger, but they do look brighter.” Introduction Sally Ride was the first LGBT astronaut, the first American…

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