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Search Content. Hunt is on for new Planet Nine For a planet that hasn’t technically been discovered yet, Planet Nine is generating a lot of buzz.

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Astronomers have not yet found a new planet orbiting the sun. Yet some remote icy bodies are dropping clues that a giant orb may be lurking on the fringes of the solar system.Six hunks of ice in the debris field beyond Neptune travel on orbits that are aligned with one another. Planetary scientists... 16:40 PM, February 3, 2016 Planets, Mathematics Readability Score: 7.9 Bright night lights, big science In polar regions of the world, a dazzling light show often plays out in the night sky. It's called an aurora. Up North, it’s also known as the northern lights. Cookies. Please ensure you have JavaScript enabled in your browser.


If you leave JavaScript disabled, you will only access a portion of the content we are providing. <a href="/science-fair-projects/javascript_help.php">Here's how. </a> Cookies Like many organizations, we use cookies on our website. Without cookies, you will not be able to take full advantage of some of our website features including: Topic Selection Wizard My Science Buddies My Favorites Register or Volunteer How to Enable Cookies in Your Browser Here are instructions for enabling cookies in most common web browsers: For other browsers please refer to your browser settings. 40 Cool Science Experiments on the Web. Perhaps you don't have enough class periods to do every science experiment you wish you could, or maybe your budget for beakers and baking soda is all tapped out.

40 Cool Science Experiments on the Web

Maybe you just want to watch and see how it's done before you try to build a volcano with 24 fourth-graders. Main. The scale of the universe. Apps for Smartphones and Tablets. Wind and Storage. Use this applet to explore some issues related to generation, demand, and transmission of electricity.

Wind and Storage

When the applet opens, a coal powered generator and a natural gas generator are available to deliver electricity to three communities, but only the coal generator is producing. NOVA Labs. For discussion questions and lesson plans, go to the Energy Lab collection on PBS LearningMedia.


The individual components of the Energy Lab give you a range of options for integrating some or all of the Lab into your instruction. From homework enrichment, to science fair project, to a week-long lesson module, the flexibility of the Energy Lab components will help you address the topics of energy, Earth’s systems, technology, engineering, and scientific modeling with your middle school or high school students. Below are details of the Lab components and some strategies to get you started. Science education for global citizenship.

Sign in - Google Accounts. Sign in - Google Accounts. Sign in - Google Accounts. Science education for global citizenship. ClimateChangeLIVE - Lesson Plans. Watch the ClimateChangeLIVE Distance Learning Adventure Trailer and Webcasts Grades K – 12 Grades K – 8 Grades 2 – 4 Grades 3 – 5 Grades 3 – 12 Grades 4 – 6 Grades 4 – 8 Grades 5 – 8 Grades 5 – 12 Grades 9 – 12 Grades K - 12 Bringing Climate Change into the Classroom From the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program The Education Program is involved in climate change educational outreach in the communities and regions hosting the Program’s data-gathering field sites.

ClimateChangeLIVE - Lesson Plans

The goal of the education program is to develop basic science awareness and increase critical thinking skills by focusing on environmental science and climate change for K-12 students. Climate and Weather From the National Environmental Education Foundation The dynamic nature of weather and climate make for engaging and challenging topics of study and provide abundant opportunities for exploration in (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Students will: K-12 Lesson Plans & Activities From the U.S. <cite>The Globally Competent Teaching Continuum</cite> - Introduction - The Globally Competent Teaching Continuum.

LEARN NC is evaluating its role in the current online education environment as it relates directly to the mission of UNC-Chapel Hill School of Education (UNC-CH SOE).

<cite>The Globally Competent Teaching Continuum</cite> - Introduction - The Globally Competent Teaching Continuum

We plan to look at our ability to facilitate the transmission of the best research coming out of UNC-CH SOE and other campus partners to support classroom teachers across North Carolina. We will begin by evaluating our existing faculty and student involvement with various NC public schools to determine what might be useful to share with you. Don’t worry! The lesson plans, articles, and textbooks you use and love aren’t going away. They are simply being moved into the new LEARN NC Digital Archive. Citizen Science. STEMscopes. Brunsell-claims-evidence-reasoning.pdf. Mars Science Laboratory - Curiosity. The Science of Curiosity: Seeking Signs of Past Mars Habitability. Business Car Manager. Ten Websites for Science Teachers. We all know that the web is full of excellent web resources for science teachers and students.

Ten Websites for Science Teachers

However, unless you live on the web, finding the best websites can become quite a challenge. This isn't a "Top Ten" list -- instead, it is a list of websites that I either use on a regular basis or just find interesting. Pinterest. MSL. Designing Science Inquiry: Claim + Evidence + Reasoning = Explanation. In an interview with students, MIT's Kerry Emmanuel stated, "At the end of the day, it's just raw curiosity.

Designing Science Inquiry: Claim + Evidence + Reasoning = Explanation

Designing Science Inquiry: Claim + Evidence + Reasoning = Explanation.