Earthquakes!

Honest … I think the video on the below link speaks for itself. Simply awesome.  I had no idea there were this many earthquakes during that time frame. You really need to watch this one!  Earthquake Compilation … and be sure to watch it in full page mode!

Stalagmites and Stalagtites

  Make your own Stalactites and Stalagmites Stalactites and stalagmites are both mineral formations that develop in limestone caves. One comes down from the ceiling and the other comes up from the floor; which is which? A good way to remember is their spelling. Stalactite has a “C”, for ceiling and stalagmite has a “G”, …

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  Osmosis is a process in which different concentrations of solutions move through semi-permeable membranes. The transfer occurs from the highest concentration to the lowest. Osmotic pressure is a term used to explain the force with which the molecules transfer from the solution of higher concentration into the solution of lower concentration. Osmosis occurs throughout …

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  Grades 6, 7, and 8 Category – Earth Science Main objective: This project focuses on the oil content that is produced in different types of algae. This is done by comparing the beading water droplets on the surface of the algae plants. The goal is for the student to test and hypothesize about the …

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