NPR Science: March 7

Week of March 7, 2011

Click on the logo above to go the the NPR Science site, or use the links below to navigate to one of the stories that I thought may interest you.

NPR Science – January 31, 2011

Week of January 31, 2011

Click on the logo above to go the the NPR Science site, or use the links below to navigate one of the stories that I thought may interest you.

I tried to embed these videos for snow day viewing pleasure but I couldn’t.  All of these videos are about the snowflake research conducted by Dr. Ken Libbrecht, a Caltech physicist.

Inside Cancer from the Dolan DNA Learning Ctr

 
This post is meant to inform those unable to attend the Dolan DNA Learning Center workshop Inside Cancer at the Stowers Institute today, which unfortunately I can now count myself among since I woke up under the weather the morning of the workshop and didn’t attend.  So, if there is anything that needs to be added to this post, those in attendance feel free to make extensive comments.

Through brief communications with Larry Hare, I learned that besides learning about the Inside Cancer website, they were introduced to the Inside Cancer Teacher Center, where, after registration and login, a teacher can build a classroom presentation selecting from the multitude of resources contained at the Inside Cancer website, develop and share lesson plans that one has developed in association with teaching about cancer with a broad community, and digitally align the lessons that one has developed with national standards.

Inside Cancer Website

Inside Cancer Teacher Center

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