15 Valentines Science activities you are sure to love

Valentine's Day is here and Blaine and I wanted to share fifteen super-fun Valentine's science activities you can try out to celebrate the holiday. We promise that these will give you the googly eyes! 15 Valentines Science activities you are sure to love We are going to share our favorite Valentine's science activity with you first and then, we'll let a few of our internet-science-blogger … [Read more...]

How we make instant indoor snow with only 2 common ingredients

Indoor snow - sounds a bit like an oxymoron. Plus, every time we say the word "snow" our mom breaks into that song from White Christmas. And we are slightly embarrassed to admit that we can sing most of it with her - it's a family tradition to watch the movie every year for the holidays. But we digress - we are not here to chat about the holidays. We are here to share our favorite way to … [Read more...]

Edible glaciers and 2 other Arctic science activities you can do this summer

Around this time of year, the Prez and I like to hold our annual Arctic Blast Extravaganza!! We turn the lab into a winter wonderland and share a few of our favorite arctic science activities! It is the middle of summer and you are no doubt dying for a respite from the heat. And we figured that you just might want to join us in throwing the coolest party in town! So, this week we wanted to … [Read more...]

Hawk Talons shares facts and a free booklet for learning about seasons

It's awesome to watch the flowers and trees begin to bloom as the seasons' change. The scene outside changes from grey-brown colors to bright-green-rainbowy awesomeness. Blaine and I have always appreciated the change of seasons. It's nice to have something different to look at. But to be honest we didn't really care why or how that happened. That all changed one summer. The same summer we … [Read more...]

How to set up an amazing science treasure hunt to learn about maps

Maps. Maps are everywhere. And maps can lead you where you want to go. Science. Science is everywhere. And science can lead you where you want to go. That is if you set up an amazing science treasure hunt! Today, we are introducing you all to one of our local experts from our geology leg as we share about maps. Then, we are going to help you all create an amazing science treasure hunt to … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Guide to Living Books for Science

Here it is - THE Ultimate Guide to Living Books for Science!! We have made no secret of the fact that we are fans of living books. They bring science to life in a way that nothing else can. There are loads of options out there telling you how to use living books for history and even math, but not so many on how to use living books for science. And so, we wanted to change that with this … [Read more...]