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Kids and Science

A Scientist with a Mohawk Inspires the Next Generation

Eva Glettner | Posted 11.05.2012 | Parents
Eva Glettner

We paused the stream and confirmed that yes, this scientist, Bobak Ferdowsi, has a full-on mohawk. This meant so much to my somewhat apathetic-towards-science middle son. Science can be cool?

Science for the Summer! Part Three: Explorations

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 10.28.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

If you think of everything in your environment as an opportunity to teach science to your child, you can create a wonder-filled summer of exploration.

Hey Kids, Science is Cool!

Eva Glettner | Posted 10.16.2012 | Parents
Eva Glettner

Role models do not need to be confined to pop stars and basketball players. I want my sons to say "I want to be like Bobak Ferdowsi" (mohawk and all!).

Science for the Summer! Part Two: Explorations

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 10.09.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

It's fun to play with lights and shadows, whether in the sun outdoors or with a flashlight indoors.

Science for the Summer

Dr. Rebecca Palacios | Posted 09.23.2012 | Parents
Dr. Rebecca Palacios

Learning about science doesn't have to be limited to a museum. Here are some suggestions for creating opportunities right in your home: