science
Shadows

Shadows

The Exploratorium helps us not only move our bodies to create shadows, but to observe how many objects surrounding us create amazing and unique shadows as well!

Vibrations

Vibrations

Learn about the different low and high sound frequencies with our friend Rosa Catala -Steidle from Liberty Science Center. Explore the many sound waves of musical instruments and create a model of a vocal cord.

Mexican Burrowing Snake

Mexican Burrowing Snake

Time to get wild with Jo Olson from the Memphis Zoo and her pal Val, a Mexican burrowing snake who loves to slither and dig deep into the earth.

Help the Garden Grow

Help the Garden Grow

Enjoy this “Help the Garden Grow” musical video by GreenBeats and observe how YOU too can grow your own healthy delicious fruits and vegetables.

How Sound Works

How Sound Works

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it does it make a sound? Let’s find out with the help of Alejandro Melendez from Liberty Science Center. In this clip you will learn that sound travels through many vibrations. With the help of a Chladni Plate, we can see the pattern structures of sound movements. Let’s create our own Chladni Plate!

Optical Illusion

Optical Illusion

Optical illusions have to do with visual perception. Explore the concept of “motion induced blindness” with Jason Latimer in this clip from Impossible Science.

Sail Boat

Sail Boat

Mister C shows you how to make your very own boat to sail at home. Learn about the parts of a sailboat and then build them out of construction paper, straws, and popsicle sticks. Experiment with shapes and sizes to see how different kinds of sailboats sail!

Get Outside

Get Outside

The outdoors is a wonderful place filled with the sights, sounds, and smells of nature just waiting for you to explore. Get up, get out, and get outside with this song from GreenBeats!

Freeze by Touch

Freeze by Touch

Learn how water freezes with Jason Latimer from Impossible Science and make ice instantly with super cooling!

Good Bugs

Good Bugs

Learn about how important bugs are to nature in this catchy and colorful song by WHRO Public Media’s GreenBeats. The good bugs work together to keep the outdoors green!