Wednesday May 24, 2017 Researchers at MIT have created bacteria-based workout gear covered in ventilation flaps that automatically open up when you sweat.And that’s just the beginning of what they say “living clothing” will eventually be able to do for us. The team of 14 MIT researchers, funded by New Balance Athletics, have created prototypes of … Continue reading
Are you working with an outstanding colleague, someone who has inspired you in your career? Have you wished that that person could be recognized for his/her contributions to the teaching of science? STAO can help you with that recognition. Consider the following Award categories: IRWIN TALESNICK AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE TEACHING OF SCIENCE: … Continue reading
Dr. Horodyskyj is the CEO of Science in the Wild (Boulder, Colorado). This is a citizen science adventure company. Prior to this, she held a post-doc position at the National Snow and Ice Data Center based in Boulder, Colorado. Currently, she is taking people on expeditions around the world and educating them in field science methods, as … Continue reading
Concept attainment exercises often use verbal or written forms of thought. The attached student exercise uses visual imagery to teach the concepts of Elements, Compounds and Mixtures at the atomic and molecular level.