11 minute lesson
At the University of Illinois-Chicago, engineers are changing the way we experience virtual reality by making it a group experience!
7 minute lesson
Gardening in space could be the key to living on other planets! Here’s how astronauts on the International Space Station are growing some of the first plants in space.
5 minute lesson
Masienda works with farmers in Mexico to bring traditional food to America, changing lives and expanding cultural viewpoints.
3 minute lesson
You may not have heard of sisal, but this plant has the power to change lives! Meet the man who has figured out how.
How are these magnificent creatures able to change the color of their skin? Let’s find out.
Explore 40,000 years of the history of London beautifully animated in stop-motion. This journey brings art and archaeology together in an awe-inspiring way.
4 minute lesson
Cenotes might seem like nothing more than big pits, but these underground caves are central to the vibrant ecological health of the Yucatan jungle.
Have you met hydra? Theyre the only animal that has figured out how to avoid death.
9 minute lesson
Scientists are able to learn more about the lives of dinosaurs than ever before because they can look inside their bones! Look at these amazing discoveries…
Jane Goodall is widely considered the world’s primary expert on chimpanzees, but how did she get to this point?
A scientist and an artist teamed up to fight river pollution by turning it into paint. Here’s their story!
Flamingos aren’t born pink! Here’s how they get that stunning color in their feathers…
6 minute lesson
What do you think it’s like to see Earth from space? Let’s hear from some astronauts.
Foldscope, a paper microscope, takes about one dollar to create, but it’s changing education and medicine around the world.
8 minute lesson
The BrainPort V100 is making it possible for people without sight to navigate the world better…by using their tongues.
Can you make art with drones? The performance of Drone 100 tells us yes. Take a look at this remarkable combination of technology and art.
We share this planet with deep sea oddities that are a testament to the power of evolution. What can these odd creatures teach us about our place on Earth?
David Sanford is a photographer who is reminding us of the power of nature through photographing the monstrous waves of Lake Erie.
The human computers responsible for modern computing are some of the great people lost to history. Here’s how they are inspiring a new generation of coders!
Most of us know that we have 5 senses… but do you know there are three others? Let’s discover your 8 senses!
Learn about how vegetables can act as your very own instruments.
She’s credited with completely changing how American’s view “Chinese food”. It takes quite a person to have this effect on a country, so let’s learn about her!
Weve been told not to judge a book by the cover… but does that also apply to mold? Let’s learn about the impressive intelligence of slime mold!
Art speaks to us through the ages, here’s what the portraits of 500 years of women look like beside each other.
Necessity isn’t always the mother of invention, the history of innovation may be much more playful than we think!
How much do you know about our planet’s timeline? Let’s explore.
Continuously educating ourselves effects us more than you may think. Here are just a few of the many benefits of lifelong learning!
Learn about Iris Scott and her amazing finger-paintings!
How to get better at practicing!
2 minute lesson
Learn about the color blue and how it is rare to find blue pigments in nature.
This is what happens when you give a master graffiti artist an entire building.
Learn about what makes owls so quiet and deadly.
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