Scientists may have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star | CBC News

Scientists may have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star | CBC News

First, astronomers made history when they detected a gravitational wave from two black holes merging. Then it was two neutron stars. Now, astronomers believe they’ve detected a gravitational wave coming from another first-time discovery: a black hole swallowing a neutron star. Source: Scientists may have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star | CBC … Continue reading

Videoconferencing to Connect Students With Science & STEM Experts | STAO Connex by Julie Vander Meij

Videoconferencing to Connect Students With Science & STEM Experts | STAO Connex by Julie Vander Meij

Technology Focus: Videoconferencing allows you to connect your class live to a guest speaker, to learn from them, and ask them questions. This is enabled through online tools such as Virtual Researcher on Call, Google Hangouts and Skype. Description:   Videoconferencing allows students to connect to science professionals, engineers and other STEM experts and provides relevant real-world … Continue reading

The Leakproof Bag | Experiments | Steve Spangler Science

The Leakproof Bag | Experiments | Steve Spangler Science

Who would have ever thought that a plastic bag, some water, and a few pencils would have adults screaming with fear? Learn how to poke holes in a plastic bag filled with water without spilling a drop. Well, that’s the theory you’re going to test… and it’s wise to practice your liquid trick over the … Continue reading