Here is a poster that reminds everyone that Cicadas are harmless!! Please pass the word that these fascinating insects, while kind of ugly with their red eyes and loud noises, are harmless! We should be excited that they are making a once in a 17 year appearance!!
Here is a link to an important article and video about the disappearance of bee hives that has caused a major problem for farmers who need them to pollinate their crops. Could bees actually become extinct?
Here is the link to the Talent Show video! What an AWESOME display of talent that the Pinchbeck teachers have!!
What a day for science! We had a meteor streak across the sky in Russia, causing a compressional sound wave that blew out windows. Luckily, no one was seriously hurt. On the same day, an Asteroid was inching as close as 27,000 kilometers from Earth. That’s a pretty close call by most standards!
Here is the link to the meteor story!
Here is the link to the Asteroid information and a video discussion with Bill Nye the Science Guy!
Read about how new species of animals are being discovered even today!!
Click here to find out more about this amazing mission to Mars!!
Alex Sreng discovered that the Hunting the Elements program is now available to watch IN ITS ENTIRETY online at the address below. Thank you Alex for finding this link, and I hope all of you get to enjoy the program who were unable to watch it the first time!
Watch part one here!
Watch the entire episode here -