Acupuncture reduces excessive crying in colicky babies; new moth named after Trump; fungus – king of the forest; graphene’s ability to superconduct; Foremost, Alberta a drone hotspot; Trump’s Cabinet and science; Earth breaks heat record – just a few of the themes in today’s eclectic collection of SciNews. Share these stories with your students and get them excited about science.
Eureka! Lab takes on the question: how far away should to stand to stay safe from a sneeze? To find out, we need to do some science! Continue reading
Jade and Lauren want to know if it’s genetically possible to grow wings on your back and fly. Find out from MIT biologist, Dr. Sera Thornton! Continue reading
Why is Al Gore optimistic about climate change? In this spirited talk, Gore asks three powerful questions about the man-made forces threatening to destroy our planet — and the solutions we’re designing to combat them. Continue reading