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Heat Transfer: Crash Course Engineering #14
9 mins 9th - 12th
Heat up your lesson with a useful resource. An informative video describes the three main types of heat transfer: conduction, radiation, and convection. It explains how these methods of heat transfer should be taken in consideration when...
How Atom Bombs Can Uncover Forged Art
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Art forgeries are works of art themselves? How can inspectors tell real art from fake? A video from the a large science playlist explores the techniques practiced by expert forgers and the subtle science behind telling a masterpiece from...
Why Does it Get Colder on a Clear Night than a Cloudy Night?
6th - 12th
Clouds are nature's insulator! A lab investigation asks learners to use an infrared thermometer to measure differences in infrared temperatures. They find that pointing the thermometer at a cloud has a much different result than pointing...
Do Cell Phones Cause Brain Tumors?
8 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It appears everyone has a cell phone, but are they damaging our health? A thought-provoking video addresses this question by pulling together multiple studies from around the world. It explains the methodology and conclusions of each.
Can Radiation Give You Superpowers?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Have your scientists ever dreamed of being super strong or super fast? Nuclear science meets science fiction in a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. Content includes sources and strengths of radioactive...
Radiation vs. Radioactive Atoms
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why are people afraid of nuclear power plants? A video in the Veritasium playlist explains that radiation doesn't travel very far, yet people still worry. Then it discusses the possible release of radioactive atoms, which do travel a...
The Most Radioactive Places on Earth
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Spoiler alert! The most radioactive place on Earth may be much closer than you think! Explore some of the world's radioactive hot spots with an engaging video from the Veritasium playlist. Content includes the units used to measure...
The Water Cycle: Following the Water
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Water that leaves the oceans must eventually return. The animations in the final lesson of the four-part NASA series show the complex path water can take across landforms before returning to the ocean. Approximately one-third of the...
The Water Cycle: Steaming the Air
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does water vapor move from point A to point B? The second installment in a series of four on the water cycle allows scholars to analyze satellite images to answer this question. The satellite animations show how evaporation and wind...
Is it Possible to Create a Perfect Vacuum?
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It turns out that vacuums are not really vacuums. An engaging video lesson explains the process scientists use to create a vacuum. Their efforts get them close, but the video instructor explains why they cannot create a perfect vacuum.
The Deadliest Radiation in the Solar System
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do you protect a probe from massive levels of radiation? Explore the possibilities with Bill Nye in a surprising video from the THNKR Why with Bill Nye! playlist. Learners discover the extreme levels of magnetism created by Jupiter's...
The Big Bang: Crash Course Big History #1
14 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Theoretical physicists say that space and time are one thing created by the Big Bang. According to them, nothing happened in the time before the Big Bang because time did not exist. The first Crash Course-Big History video in a 16-part...
Astrophysics and Cosmology: Crash Course Physics #46
9 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Physics can help explain mysteries of the universe. Spark your classes' interest with the final lesson in the Crash Course physics series. The instructor explains the basics of astrophysics and cosmology with topics such as Hubble's Law...
PS3B - Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer
8 mins 4th - 12th
Fan the flames of inspiration by teaching energy conservation! The video's narrator explains the core ideas of PS3B, Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer. Discover what pupils throughout the grade levels should know about energy...