What Makes an Effective Educational Video?

  There has been no lack of influential personalities in science media. Bill Nye, Carl Sagan, and Neil deGrasse Tyson have all produced entertaining, enlightening, recorded content. Their videos are often shown in science classrooms to help make a connection between science and the real … [Read more...]

The Benefit of Predicting an Experimental Outcome

You're at the beach exploring buoyancy with your students. You want to see whether an egg will float in the ocean's salty water. You drop an egg in the ocean, and tada! It floats! Oh no… I've just ruined the outcome for you. Predicting whether the egg will float and why before you see the experiment … [Read more...]