Food Chain - Kid's Corner The Food Chain Every living thing needs energy in order to live. Everytime animals do something (run, jump) they use energy to do so. Animals get energy from the food they eat, and all living things get energy from food. 10 Detailed Close-Ups of Animal Eyes Mar 15, 2013 We’ve already featured the incredible macro photography of Suren Manvelyan before, showcasing his series on human eyes. This time we check out Suren’s masterful collection of animal eye close-ups. While this post and the one prior focus on Suren’s macro work, his talent spans to portraits, landscapes and other creative photo projects which you can see on his personal website and portfolio on Behance. In parallel to photography Suren has been teaching physics, mathematics, projective geometry and astronomy at the Yerevan Waldorf School for the last decade.
Go Wild - Online and Offline Activities for Learning About Animals The World Wildlife Federation's Go Wild website is a great place to find online and offline activities that can help elementary school students learn about a variety of animals and ecosystems. The site is arranged into six sections; Americas, Asia, Africa, Europe, Polar, and Oceans. Each section includes online games and quizzes about animals. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Great Websites to Teach Anatomy of Human Body in 3D September, 2014 looking for some amazing web tools to teach human anatomy? The websites I have assorted for you below are probably among the best you can find out there. From engaging interactives to live simulations of the body system, these tools will enable your students to explore the mystery of the human body in unprecedented ways. Some of these tools provide 3D imaging of parts of the human body so students will both learn and live the experience of discovering the hidden secrets of our body. 1- Visible Body
Crystallized Icicle Ornaments with Borax Have you ever made “ice crystals” with Borax and Pipecleaners? It’s a classic science experiment for kids, but believe it or not, until last week, we hadn’t done it before. We decided to give it a try, and we made these Crystallized Icicle Ornaments, and I have to tell you, it I was really impressed! You can make your own crystallized ornaments with just a couple of common house hold supplies. The National Inventors Hall of Fame The Inventors Hall of Fame, located in Akron, Ohio, was established in 1973 by the National Council of Patent Law Associations, now the National Council of Intellectual Property Law Associations, and the Patent and Trademark Office of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The year of induction is in parentheses at the end of the entry.
Life Cycle of frogs The Egg Frogs lay their eggs in water or wet places. A floating clump of eggs is called frog spawn. The large and slippery mass of eggs are too big to be eaten. This is nature's way of protecting them. Spun Glass Caterpillar: A Real Life Crystal Creature Habitat: found from New York to Florida and west to Colorado and Texas Status: No Conservation Concerns No, this isn’t a Swarovski crystal creation, but it very well could be! Instead, it’s a Spun Glass Caterpillar (Isochaetes beutenmuelleri) that has dozens of glittering, almost frosty-looking, spines radiating from its body. science resources that will power your scientific communication and education skills All these illustrations are drawn by hand by Kristin Hein. Karl Henry was her scientific consultant. Feel free to contact her for custom work.
Exploring Nature Educational Resource indicates a section of the site that is available to subscribing members only. Not a member? Feel free to click on these links and view the samples we have made available. 10 Most Magnificent Trees in the World "A tree is a wonderful living organism which gives shelter, food, warmth and protection to all living things. It even gives shade to those who wield an axe to cut it down" - Buddha. There are probably hundreds of majestic and magnificent trees in the world - of these, some are particularly special: 10. 40 incredible facts about your eyes that you never imagined were true We think nothing of tiring our eyes out everyday by staring intently at the computer screen from morning to night. We forget that our eyes are an extremely delicate, and totally unique, organ, which scientists have yet to fully understand the complexity of. Take a look at some of these incredible facts about the eye — and don’t forget to let yours rest once in a while!