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Buses and Biofuels: Sustainable Transportation
4 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewOne-third of all carbon emissions comes from transportation in the United States. The third lesson in a 13-part series on Exploring Energy offers ideas on how to reduce emissions from cars, airplanes, large trucks, and more.
Sunlight into Electricity Using Nanotechnology
7th - 9th
New ReviewShine a light on nanotechnology. Scholars read an electrifying poster to learn about the relationship between nanotechnology and solar energy. They start with a whole solar panel, then focus in on smaller and smaller components of the...
Nanotechnology: A World of New Possibilities
7th - 9th
New ReviewGood things come in small packages. A four-lesson unit plan provides educators with a framework for teaching about nanotechnology. The lesson looks at how nanotechnology relates to water purification, cancer treatment, solar energy, and...
Why Is This Ice Blue?
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat gives glaciers their blue hue? Study the phenomenon from the inside out with a video from an engaging science playlist. The narrator describes the conditions present in glacial ice, then explains how the substance affects visible...
How Atom Bombs Can Uncover Forged Art
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewArt 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 Is Blue so Rare in Nature?
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhy so blue? As it turns out, very few things in nature only reflect blue light! A short video from a comprehensive science playlist highlights the beautiful blues of butterflies, birds, and human eyes. The narrator shows how adaptations...
Can You Bend Light like This?
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewLooking for instruction that seems more like wizardry? Look no further! Show your scholars some pretty amazing light experiments using a video from a comprehensive science playlist. The narrator performs and explains three simple yet...
What's the Hottest Hot and Coldest Cold?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhen temperatures get extreme, physics gets a little weird! Show physics scholars the lowest man-made temperature to date, as well as the extreme heat of the Big Bang using a video from an extensive playlist. The narrator explains some...
The Invisible Electromagnet: A Transparent Magnetic Field Viewer
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Audio speakers, hard drives, credit cards, and even the earth use magnetic fields. While we observe the effect of magnetic fields, we can't actually see them. A viewer helps participants explore magnetic fields, some of the items that...