First time experience judging a science fair!

By Maija McLaughlin, Director of Digital Access, Fayetteville Free Library The Environmental Challenge is a science fair hosted by the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry.  In collaboration with the Syracuse City School District, SUNY-ESF invites 800 7th and 8th graders to participate in a science fair held in the

How much do you know about these Incredible Creations!?!?!?!?

Have you ever wondered about the science behind the unbelievable life size LEGO brick creations at LEGOLAND? LEGOLAND has put together an infographic for all statistic and LEGOLAND enthusiasts that show the awesome creations LEGOLAND has to offer and I wanted to be sure to share it with you! Did you know… New York City

By |July 20th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Move Over iPads, Kindles in the Spotlight

  Over this past summer my department added a regular Gadget Lab to our Summer Reading Club programming.  I had the opportunity to offer Kindle Fire HDs and iPad Minis for my school-aged participants to learn to use and play with.  Initially the program was offered every other week, but an advertising mistake gave me

Pluto: New Horizons Event Update!

The Pluto flyby press kit should be published soon; in the meantime, the Mission Guide at http://pluto.jhuapl.edu/Participate/teach/Resources.php  and the information below should be useful to you as you field questions from your visitors and students and plan your Pluto events: NASA TV (also streamed on Internet) http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/MM_NTV_Breaking.html#.VYM8GWCI3vo (Schedule is updated daily, so check it with your

By |July 1st, 2015|Categories: astronomy, NASA, Space Telescopes|0 Comments
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