Rocks

Floating, freezing, and fizzing rocks! The Curious Crew goes "digging" into the makeup and science of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks! STEM Challenge: Design a Wax Model to Explain the Rock Cycle; Curious About Careers: Hydrologist Cynthia Rachol.

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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.

  • 2019-08-24T00:28:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2019-08-25T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-08-31T00:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2019-09-01T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-07T00:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2019-09-07T01:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2019-09-08T00:30:00-07:00
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  • 2019-09-14T00:30:00-07:00
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Wheels and Axles

Difficult doorknobs, funnel races, water wheels and pinwheel power! Explore how a round wheel works together with an axle so that they rotate together. STEM Challenge: Making a rubber band powered wheel and axle. Curious About Careers: Scientist Tonya Matthews gives an interactive tour at Michigan Science Center in Detroit.

  • 2019-09-15T00:30:00-07:00
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