Science Sunday: STEM In a Box

Science Sunday today is inspired by one of our favorite programs here at the Science Center, STEM In a Box. STEM in a Box is an at-home kit of science activities for kids ages 6-12. Each box comes with all the materials you will need for three weeks of engaging science, plus live interactive online …

Science At Play: Walking Colors

   Materials to Collect 7 Clear plastic cups Tissue paper or paper towels  Water Food coloring (primary colors to start) Try it! Start by taking the cups and putting water in the  cups, (about a ¼ to half full). Put red food coloring in the 1st and 7th cup. Put yellow food coloring in …

Science Sunday: Applesauce Oobleck

If you are a fan of the Science Center, then you may have heard us talk about oobleck before. Oobleck is a favorite of ours, there are so many different ways to make it. Now, oobleck is also unique as it acts like a solid sometimes and a liquid other times, we call this a …

Science Sunday: Experimenting with Colors

We are talking all about colors on this edition of Science Sunday, and this is an activity we encourage you to try along with us at home. The supplies you will need are: a blue-colored pencil, a red-colored pencil, red and blue filter paper, and a piece of regular printer paper. Now that you have …