Science Sunday: New Year’s Ball Drop

Happy New Year! Did you stay up late on December 31 to watch the ball drop and officially welcome in 2022? We of course had to have our own New Year’s celebration- with a science twist. Today, we are doing the Science Sunday version of a ball drop, and we encourage you to follow along …

Science Sunday: How Suction Cups Work

Welcome back to another edition of Science Sunday. We are talking suction cups on this segment today. Most everyone has probably had some experience with suction cups, so we thought we would explain a little bit of how they work. There is no glue or adhesive that helps it to stick to surfaces, so how …

Science Sunday: Experimenting with Balance

Welcome to another edition of Science Sunday. Today, we are experimenting with balance, using simple materials you can find around your house. We encourage you to follow along with us as we go through some simple tests to see how well you can balance. Plus, once you try these tests for yourself, have your friends …

Science Sunday: Upcycling

We hear the word upcycling being used a lot, but what exactly does it mean? Upcycled simply means taking materials that have already gone through their intended purpose and trying to find a new use for them. A very common material that gets upcycled is cardboard- with all of the deliveries we get, especially around …