4 minute lesson
Learn about Iris Scott and her amazing finger-paintings!
5 minute lesson
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.
9 minute lesson
This is what happens when you give a master graffiti artist an entire building.
Learn about what makes owls so quiet and deadly.
6 minute lesson
Take a look at this marvelous integration of arts and technology!
The lunch at this school in Japan could be described as delightful and inspiring… can yours? See what they’re up to!
What if we brought back the animals we’ve lost? What kind of effect would they have on the planet? ‘
3 minute lesson
Instead of using dangerous chemicals, this vineyard has been using ducks to keep pests away from their crops.
How are sharks such amazing, powerful predators? Evolution has done some pretty impressive work. Let’s learn about it!
Could this natural material actually be the technology of the future? Let’s see how fungus could become a bigger part of our lives!
Failure can bring us more success than we normally assume. Check out a few of the scientific accidents that have changed what we know about the world!
Plants enlist a lot of different tactics to survive. The corpse flower has the title of the stinkiest flower, so lets see what its up to.
If we want to look at earth’s history, we may want to look at some of the smallest pieces. Let’s see what sand can teach us!
Orchids have some super sneaky ways of surviving!
Did you know that there are still dinosaurs walking among us today? Let’s meet the cassowary; a giant bird with blue skin, and a horn shooting from its head.
1 minute lesson
Have you heard of the aardwolf? They’re not what you think they are.
10 minute lesson
A lot of species are in danger of extinction, but there are a few who have made it back from the brink!
Whats the point in persuing a hobby like penny farthing? There may be some clues to us all finding joy in the reason.
Robots are all around us! But how are they going to affect our future?
7 minute lesson
A man’s perspective on the world changes with an encounter with bananas.
It can be a struggle to accurately depict a map of the world, but it’s fascinating to see how it’s done!
8 minute lesson
How meteorites changed our understanding of space, and why they are still important to us today!
When you’re living in space what do you dream about? What do you miss most about earth? Here’s a little perspective from an astronaut on those questions.
Ada Lovelace is widely considered to be the world’s first computer programmer. Check out her remarkable story!
17 minute lesson
Welcome to Biosphere 2, the closest thing to Earth… on Earth?
From insects to prairie dogs, let’s meet some of the planets more remarkable engineers.
Ken Butler is showing us a unique version of innovation by turning trash into musical instruments!
The way that these little friends go about it is fascinating. Let’s learn how!
In a time before we understood extinction, sometimes the fossils we discovered were used to support the existence of mythical beasts. Here are some of them!
Hula isn’t just a beautiful dance, it is also a form of storytelling, a celebration of culture, and a feat of athleticism!
The Orchid Mantis is one of nature’s most beautiful disguise artists. These creatures have found a way to fit into a unique niche in the natural world.
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