Archive for October, 2009

National Geographic International Photo Contest

National Geographic International Photo Contest – The gallery has some really beautiful images. Deadline to submit is October 31, 2009.

Fun Can Change Behavior

Fun Can Change Behavior – The Fun Theory is a Swedish initiative that wants people to share ways fun can make things better. Perhaps all we need is more fun in our lessons.

Casio Men’s Pathfinder Triple Sensor Multi-Functional Digital Watch

Casio Men’s Pathfinder Triple Sensor Multi-Functional Digital Watch – An even cheaper version of the watch I used in episode 5. A watch with a barometer for only $99!

ScienceBoom Episode #5 – Barometric Pressure and Temperature

Barometric pressure is responsible for much of our weather. In this episode, I travel to Hawaii so we can explore the relationship between barometric pressure and temperature. Host: Michael Doig Duration: 4:11 Materials Can of Compressed AIr – Can be purchased at any office supply store for around $6. Raytek MT4 Mini Infrared Thermometer – […]

How Many People Are In Space Right Now?

How Many People Are In Space Right Now? – Fun site that keeps track of the number of people in space.

Discovering Ardi

Discovering Ardi – Great selection of video clips from the upcoming special on Ardipithecus. Airs tonight 10/11/09 on the Discovery Channel.