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Iceberg right ahead!
Iceberg right ahead!
Abyssal is a term used to describe things that are deep down in the ocean. How deep you ask? Between about 10,000 and 20,000 feet (3,000 and 6,000 m) down.
Abyssal is a term used to describe things that are deep down in the ocean. How deep you ask? Between about 10,000 and 20,000 feet (3,000 and 6,000 m) down.
Think about gravity the next time you see a meteor shower! I dare you!
Think about gravity the next time you see a meteor shower! I dare you!
Gas is one of the four states of matter, along with solid, liquid, and plasma. Gas has a large separation between its atoms or molecules. Usually the matter in gas is so spread out you can see right through it!
Gas is one of the four states of matter, along with solid, liquid, and plasma. Gas has a large separation between its atoms or molecules. Usually the matter in gas is so spread out you can see right through it!
You can compost in your home, work, or school to help reduce food waste!
You can compost in your home, work, or school to help reduce food waste!
Seeds are key to the reproduction of many plants. They are a plant embryo with a protective coating. When they find a suitable home with the right soil, water, and temperature they will sprout into a seedling!
Seeds are key to the reproduction of many plants. They are a plant embryo with a protective coating. When they find a suitable home with the right soil, water, and temperature they will sprout into a seedling!
The State of South Dakota produces more than a quarter of its electricity with wind turbines!!!
The State of South Dakota produces more than a quarter of its electricity with wind turbines!!!
Fog or "ground clouds" are simply low lying moisture in the air!
Fog or "ground clouds" are simply low lying moisture in the air!
Some magnets are natural and permanent, like a fridge magnet. Other are dependent on a running electrical current, like a DC motor.
Some magnets are natural and permanent, like a fridge magnet. Other are dependent on a running electrical current, like a DC motor.
Salt on a molecular level, is tiny crystals of alternating sodium and chloride atoms. These atoms form tiny cubes. Those cubes stack into bigger cubes and so on until you have grains of table salt. Look closely and you can see all the little square edges!
Salt on a molecular level, is tiny crystals of alternating sodium and chloride atoms. These atoms form tiny cubes. Those cubes stack into bigger cubes and so on until you have grains of table salt. Look closely and you can see all the little square edges!
Can you find... 1 Fallen Whale... 2 Sharks... 3 Crabs.... 4 Snails... 5 polynoid worms... and 22 clams?
Can you find... 1 Fallen Whale... 2 Sharks... 3 Crabs.... 4 Snails... 5 polynoid worms... and 22 clams?
While a "Pack" is a group of dogs and a "Flock" is a group of sheep... a "Pod" is a group of whales!!!
While a "Pack" is a group of dogs and a "Flock" is a group of sheep... a "Pod" is a group of whales!!!
If the Sun went supernova we wouldn't know on Earth for about 8 minutes and 20 seconds!
If the Sun went supernova we wouldn't know on Earth for about 8 minutes and 20 seconds!
These tiny particles are what make up light! They are the fastest thing known to mankind and are very mysterious. They act like a wave of energy but can also act like a particle of mass.
These tiny particles are what make up light! They are the fastest thing known to mankind and are very mysterious. They act like a wave of energy but can also act like a particle of mass.
Troglobites and Trogloxenes Oh my!
Troglobites and Trogloxenes Oh my!
Forests are the lungs of the earth! Trees breathe in CO2 and exhale clean oxygen. A good way to counteract greenhouse gasses is to plant trees!
Forests are the lungs of the earth! Trees breathe in CO2 and exhale clean oxygen. A good way to counteract greenhouse gasses is to plant trees!
Great amounts of heat and pressure over time can turn pure deposits of carbon deep within the earth into diamonds!
Great amounts of heat and pressure over time can turn pure deposits of carbon deep within the earth into diamonds!
Hail, a solid form of precipitation, is when lumps of ice fall from the sky! Run for cover, they can be as large as a baseball! #earthmounds #hail #storm #science #nature #weather #character #education #educational #kids #parents #teachers #stem