Inertia

Spinning eggs and more! Explore how an object that is still or at rest will stay at rest, while an object in motion will keep moving unless another force acts on it. STEM Challenge: Making 'eggciting' safety restraints. Curious About Careers: Technology coordinator Michelle Massey and pediatrician Mona Hanna-Attisha.

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Bioplastics

Bags that dissolve, potatoes that turn into plastic, and silverware you can eat! The Curious Crew learns all about the chemical makeup of bioplastics. STEM Challenge: Design a Bioplastic Sculpture; Curious About Careers: Packaging Engineer Karen Keeder.

  • 2020-07-04T00:30:05-07:00
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Soccer Science

The Curious Crew gets a kick out of learning the science of soccer! Dr. Rob and the kids take the field to learn about banana kicks, knuckleballs, and parries. STEM Challenge: Design a Mini-Foosball Table; Curious About Careers: Athletic Turf Manager, Amy Fouty.

  • 2020-07-05T00:30:03-07:00
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  • 2020-07-11T00:30:00-07:00
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Paper Airplane Science

It's a bird! It's a paper airplane! It's science! The Curious Crew explores the aerodynamics behind different kinds of paper airplanes including boomerangs, gliders, darts, and nose-divers. STEM Challenge: Design a Paper Plane Launch System; Curious About Careers: Airline Pilot Emily Coaker.

  • 2020-07-12T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2020-07-18T00:30:00-07:00
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Electromagnetism

The Curious Crew gets wired about electromagnetism! Suspended bowling balls, homemade speakers, and compasses all help explain electromagnetism. STEM Challenge: Build a Homemade Speaker; Curious About Careers: Electromagnetic Engineer Amanpreet Kaur.

  • 2020-07-19T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2020-07-25T00:30:00-07:00
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Diffusion and Osmosis

Smelly particles, wilted veggies, and growing jellies! The Curious Crew explores diffusion and osmosis using tea bags, scented balloons, and jelly marbles. STEM Challenge: Make a Reed Diffuser; Curious About Careers: Ornithologist Pam Rasmussen.

  • 2020-07-26T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2020-08-01T00:30:00-07:00
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Center of Gravity

Quirky corks, leaning towers, defying gravity and more! The Curious Crew explores different centers of gravity. STEM Challenge: Making a balanced sculpture. Curious About Careers: Physical Therapist Jill Marlan.

  • 2020-08-02T00:30:00-07:00
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