The Mechanical Universe...and Beyond Due to licensing agreements, online viewing of the videos for this resource is restricted to network connections in the United States and Canada. 1. Introduction This preview introduces revolutionary ideas and heroes from Copernicus to Newton, and links the physics of the heavens and the earth. 2. The Law of Falling Bodies Galileo's imaginative experiments proved that all bodies fall with the same constant acceleration. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52.
Free Diploma in Environmental Science Course Description This free online diploma course is ideal for professionals working in the area of environmental science, for students who wish to pursue a career in environmental science, or for those who simply want to learn more about building a sustainable existence on this planet. Environmental science is the field of science that studies physical, chemical and biological aspects of the environment and determines solutions to environmental problems. Gain thorough knowledge and understanding of environmental science such as understanding the earth's processes, evaluating alternative energy systems, pollution control and mitigation, natural resource management, the importance of global water supplies, and the effects of climate change. To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. Manage a Group of Learners
Free Exploring Planet Earth - Its Systems and Resources Online Course Course Description Planet Earth is unique in the Solar System as it has just the right systems and resources to give rise to life. This free online course will review the systems and resources found on Earth such as the flow of energy around the planet, the cycling of matter, the geology of the planet, the Earth's atmosphere and biosphere, groundwater and surface water, and mineral, soil and biological resources. The course reviews the impact humans are having on these systems and resources and will look at air, soil and water pollutants, and how humans manage the land. This course will be of great interest to professionals working in areas related to the environmental sciences or earth sciences, to all teachers of geography and science, and to students who are thinking of a career in the environmental sciences or earth sciences. It should also be of interest to anyone who simply wants to understand better our physical place in the universe which is constantly evolving around us.
Planet Earth 1. The Living Machine Plate tectonics, one of the most important discoveries of the 20th century, is explored at such sites as the erupting Kilauea volcano and the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in the submersible craft Alvin. 2. The Blue Planet Perhaps the last great unexplored frontier on earth, the oceans reveal major new revelations as detected by scientists aboard the space shuttle and submerged to the depths of the "middle ocean" to view rare life forms. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Earth Revealed Due to licensing agreements, online viewing of the videos for this resource is restricted to network connections in the United States and Canada. 1. Down to Earth Surface conditions of the planets Venus and Mars are compared with those of Earth, and scenes of Earth's living landscapes lead into a discussion of how unique Earth truly is. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26.
Monster Manual - Teaching Kids Genetics | ASU - Ask A Biologist Game to Teach Kids Genetics Monster Manual is a fun way to introduce the fundamentals of genetics to a wide range of grade levels. The interactive game lets students build monsters while learning how information is packaged in complex codes that help to build and maintain living organisms. The center of the fun is a monster maker that students use to decode and build monsters. Introduction Materials For Teachers Monster Manual includes two stories you can use to introduce the basic concepts of genetics. Don't have computers in the classroom? Monster Genome Sheets For classrooms that do not have access to computers and the online Monster Builder, we have created a Monster Genome Generator. Create Monster Genome Sheets See an Example Monster Genome Worksheet (PDF)
Introduction to "Stargazers" (for Teachers) All these files (except for solutions to problems) can also be found on the world-wide web, and this note applies equally to those accessing them via the web. The files can be reached from If you have the disk and mount it on your computer, or copy it (about 45 Mb), you can access all of the material directly, using a web browser in an "off-line" mode with no internet link (i.e. by commanding"open file" rather that "open location"). If your link is the internet, you can download everything in condensed format ("zipped" or ""tarred and zipped"), following instructions in "prospect.htm". All files were created by Dr. Feel free to copy this material onto your school computers and distribute it by disk to students and to other teachers, non-commercially. "From Stargazers to Starships," from which this page is linked, is the largest, and should be especially useful to high school teachers and students. Additional web pages (also described further below here) support this material.
NB2S Home Sci21 Welcome SCIENCE 21 is an integrated K-6 science curriculum developed locally and regionally at the Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES. It is a science program designed by teachers for teachers. It is linked to the New York State Learning Standards for Mathematics, Science and Technology. The program's major emphasis is on investigations that are student directed and relevant to students' everyday lives. SCIENCE 21 is a K-6 integrated science sequence, developed at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES, in which experiences build science conceptual development from unit to unit and grade to grade. Essential Characteristics of SCIENCE 21 An integral program that addresses NYS Standards in Science, Math, and technology without gaps or overlaps. To find out more about the SCIENCE 21 program, you can use the navigation bar at the left or click on the links below. View a Video About Science 21 Read About What Our Teachers Say View Our Promotional Brochure Participating Districts
Hooked on Science The Science Spot Coma Niddy Hi, I'm Mike aka Coma Niddy. I haven't made a video in a while. I have a new one now. You should check it out. I also put together a free album. PBS Survey - Subscribe here: Raps here: Follow Me:Tumblr: PBS Digital Oregon Museum of Science and - Credits - Created by Mike Wilson aka Coma Niddy Track by Allrounda - Lyrics - Part 1 - Coma Niddy's Back [Hook x2]Seems like I disappeared Living in PortlandWhere they keep it weirdWorking at OMSIKeeping science weirdWorking with PBSTwelve songs a year! Part 2 - We Luh Ya Pluto We-Re-Mix [Verse]The more massive the PlanetThe harder you fallAnd planet made of feathers barely any pull at allBut somehow Pluto went and broke the rulesWe fell in loveYou’re super-cool!
NOVA Video Format: Full Episode Running Time: Iceman Reborn He was stalked, attacked and left to die alone. Iceman Reborn Watch as Otzi, a 5000-year-old mummy, is brought to life and preserved with 3D modeling. BrainPop Movies BrainPop Movies Current ElectricityFollow Tim and Moby as they trace electricity's path from the power plant to your home in this BrainPOP movie. EcosystemsTrek through the desert with Tim and Moby to learn about the interactions between living and non-living things in this BrainPOP movie. TidesTake a night swim with Tim and Moby in this BrainPOP movie as they discover how the Moon controls tides on Earth and how tides provide us with energy! CloudsJoin Tim and Moby as they explain the different cloud types and how they form in this animated BrainPOP movie. Solar SystemLearn all about the planets in our solar system in this animated BrainPOP movie! Plant GrowthMoby climbs an apple tree to show you how flowering plants produce new seeds in this BrainPOP movie. Forms of EnergyWhere does energy come from? Matter Changing StateHow are gases, liquids, and solids different? Air PollutionSee how smog and acid rain are formed in this animated BrainPOP movie. What is Weather?