Polymers

How are growing gummy bears, exploding diapers, and making water disappear all related? The Curious Crew explores the world of polymers! STEM Challenge: Making slime; Curious About Careers: Zookeeper Annie Marcum.

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Soapy Science

Sudsy science, homemade soap, and repulsive pepper! The Curious Crew learns all about the science of soap with a lesson on saponification and surfactants. STEM Challenge: Making Homemade Soap; Curious About Careers: Water Chemist Daveda Quinn.

  • 2020-02-21T23:30:00-08:00
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Circulatory System

The Curious Crew gets pumped exploring the circulatory system! Dr. Rob uses balloon valves and tennis balls to explain how the heart pumps blood throughout the body and has the Curious Crew design and build stethoscopes! STEM Challenge: Design a Working Stethoscope; Curious About Careers: Cardiac Anesthesiologist and Critical Care Physician Dr. Penny Wilton.

  • 2020-02-22T23:30:00-08:00
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  • 2020-02-28T23:30:00-08:00
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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.

  • 2020-02-29T23:30:00-08:00
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  • 2020-03-06T23:30:00-08:00
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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.

  • 2020-03-07T23:30:00-08:00
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  • 2020-03-14T00:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2020-03-15T00:30:00-07:00
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