Students and teachers - Make COSMOS part of your learning experience. Download the study guide to Episode 4.
How can adult learners benefit from digital badges? A report by Jonathan Finkelstein (Credly), Erin Knight (Mozilla Foundation), and Susan Manning (Univ. Wisconsin).
Bill Nye: I Took Astronomy From Carl Sagan
Bill Nye explains how he took an astronomy class from Carl Sagan and carries on his legacy in a video from NOVA’s Secret Life of Scientists and Engineers series.
Bill Nye and Carl Sagan
Carl Sagan’s Cosmos animation of the unbroken chain of species that became humans - brilliantly done and accompanied by Bach’s Partita for Solo Violin No. 3
Happy Pi Day!
22/7 for #PiDay: “Failure is just success rounded down.”
Ames test culture media prep
Add E. coli test strain to plates
Add test disc to bacterial plate
Watch bacteria (Pseudomonas syringae) turn water into ice > story from Boing Boing
Wildlife crossing in Banff National Park. Story on CBC Quirks & Quarks