Making Furniture from Fungi!?

  “The official motto of the Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz, California is “When it rains, it spores.” Through much of the year, many fungal species lurk underground in webs of fibers called “mycelium,” invisible to fungus fanatics above. But with a good...

Rube Goldberg Hand Washing Contraption!

“As if we weren’t already spending enough time washing our hands to keep the coronavirus at bay, the process could get a lot more complicated — and comic — if Jennifer George has her way.  In the spirit of her grandfather Rube Goldberg, the cartoonist renowned...

New Super Viking Science Video!

Its seems like some of you are keeping busy doing more than just online learning and hanging out.  One of your classmates was working with bubbles in their backyard and wanted to share what they were doing with you all.  Link here to watch the video.  Thanks!

Year’s Best Illusion!

This year’s winner at the Neural Correlate Society’s 15th annual best-illusion-of-the-year competition (which hands out thousands of dollars to the brain benders that garner the most online votes) comes from Frank Force, who describes himself as a “game developer,...

Best Science Images of the Year!

“2019 will be remembered as the year humanity captured the first-ever image of a black hole. The year also brought fresh views of some of Earth’s smallest living creatures and ominous signs of its changing climate. Here are the most striking shots from science...