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Archive for February, 2008

Fun Science Videos / Experiments

Posted by freeschool on February 1, 2008

How To Time Travel

Science is fun and educational with Professor Gizmo and his Amazing Science Presentations. You will learn how airplanes fly, how gravity works, where weather comes from and more, through this award-winning science teacher’s zany experiments and the incredible, explosive gizmos he makes out of ordinary household items. Professor Gizmo-Amazing Science Presentations: Fun Science.

Additional videos under Kids Fun and Games.

via Ursi’s Blog

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TeacherTube

Posted by freeschool on February 1, 2008

TeacherTube, as you might guess, is a video site with content that teachers (or parents) may find useful.   Started in March of last year, the site is a great resource for brushing up on your Earth Science or explaining electromagnetism.

via GeekDad 

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HOW-TO: Make a LED Display

Posted by freeschool on February 1, 2008

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 The folks at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories made their own LED pegboard and named it Peggy. You can change the design or message any time you like without rewiring it, and you can program individual lights to go on and off. You can make your own with a kit and some downloadable instructions. Link

via Neatorama

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