Archive for September, 2011

Paul Nicklen: Tales of ice-bound wonderlands (TED Talks)

Paul Nicklen: Tales of ice-bound wonderlands (TED Talks) – Diving under the Antarctic ice to get close to the much-feared leopard seal, photographer Paul Nicklen found an extraordinary new friend. Share his hilarious, passionate stories of the polar wonderlands.

Shell Science Lab Challenge

Shell Science Lab Challenge – The Shell Science Lab Challenge gives you an opportunity to share your exemplary teaching for a chance to win a school science lab makeover support package valued at $20,000!

Italian scientists on trial over L’Aquila earthquake

Italian scientists on trial over L’Aquila earthquake – Really? Another example of why a science education is important…

High School Students Find Sunken Ships

High School Students Find Sunken Ships – A group of high school students aboard a NOAA boat discovered several shipwrecks that had eluded wreck hunters for years.

NASA Detects Planet Dancing With a Pair of Stars

NASA Detects Planet Dancing With a Pair of Stars – The first planet, astronomers say, that has been definitely shown to be orbiting two stars at once, circling at a distance of 65 million miles a pair of stars that are themselves circling each other much more closely.

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To The Moon (Time-Life Records)

To The Moon (Time-Life Records) – Original photography scanned from the breathtakingly beautiful ‘To The Moon’ (Time-Life 1969) an audio and visual chronology that documents NASA’s Mercury, Gemini and Apollo projects.

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5 Science T-Shirts For The New Year

Check out these new duds for the new year… Thank God For Science Thank God for science and thank God for science teachers! Amorphia Apparel I Believe in Science The tree sprouts from the dot in the letter i, which represents the idea of common descent. Arrows and leaves signify continuing evolution and growth, and […]