There's a very cool slideshow on the Discovery Channel site in recognition of Earth Day 2009. The collection of photos that make up the "On Earth Day, a Bird's-Eye View" slideshow are beautifully done and are accompanied by explanatory text that highlight the impact of climate change -- from dust storms to floods to volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. The imagery is amazing - and certainly good for classroom sharing.
Can you harness the sun to cook your dinner? A solar oven skeptic is converted after building his own solar oven and putting it to the test.
Put yourself in the middle of ongoing research and development with a cutting-edge student biomedical engineering, human biology, or computer science project.
School and family science weekly spotlight: explore the science of speed and constant acceleration.
You don't have to wait until the last minute to start the project display board for a science fair project. A great board takes planning, and you can do a good deal of preliminary legwork getting your board ready even...
School and family science weekly spotlight: listen to how music and sound are incorporated in movies of certain types.
Science activities and projects that let kids get hands-on with things slimy, ghoulish, gross, light-up, or glow-in-the-dark.