Catch an extra lecture and explore the Quantum to the Cosmos – Perimeter Institute

Catch an extra lecture and explore the Quantum to the Cosmos – Perimeter Institute

Journey through the universe from the subatomic scale to the farthest reaches of the cosmos – all without leaving the comfort of your home or classroom! Perimeter’s new interactive scale zooms from the Planck scale to the cosmos, exploring everything between and revealing images, facts, and interactions along the way. More info: Catch an extra … Continue reading

Colour Mixing Gobstoppers – by Steve Spangler

Colour Mixing Gobstoppers – by Steve Spangler

Color Mixing Gobstoppers (Candy Science) Gobstopper candies are known for their colors, but what would happen if they were dissolved in water? Hard candies are known for their bright colors, delicious tastes, as well as having a ton of sugar. While munching on a handful of candy every once in a while can be a tasty treat, … Continue reading

STAO2018 / l’APSO2018 Conference

STAO2018 / l’APSO2018 Conference

STAO2018 Science for All   To enhance professional learning and provide networking forums for science educators, the Science Teachers’ Association of Ontario (STAO) will be hosting its provincial conference from November 8 –10, 2018. At STAO2018, Science for All, teachers will be able to choose from workshops, demonstrations, and presentations covering every discipline, grade level, and teaching … Continue reading

University of Waterloo Timeline of Elements Update

University of Waterloo Timeline of Elements Update

The Chemistry department at the University of Waterloo is doing another collaborative periodic table project! If you missed out on participating in our 2011 Periodic Table Project, this is your opportunity to have your students celebrate and be part of a worldwide initiative. This link provides details on of the contest:   2019 International Year of … Continue reading