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WatchKnowLearn has indexed approximately 50,000 FREE educational videos, placing them into a directory of over 5,000 categories. The videos are available without any registration or fees to teachers in the classroom, as well as parents and students at home 24/7. … Continue reading

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TED-ED Why do animals have such different lifespans?

For the microscopic lab worm, life equates to just a few short weeks on Earth. The bowhead whale, on the other hand, can live over two hundred years. Why are these lifespans so different? And what does it really mean … Continue reading

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Interactive Energy Scenarios Tool

This interactive tool allows you to create your own global energy scenario within technologically feasible approaches. This is a “waving a magic wand” exercise in that you will be able to alter the present world energy system instantly rather than … Continue reading

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National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science

The mission of the National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science (NCCSTS) is to promote the nationwide application of active learning techniques to the teaching of science, with a particular emphasis on case studies and problem-based learning. Find resources … Continue reading

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TED – ED – What happens during a heart attack? Approximately seven million people around the world die from heart attacks every year. And cardiovascular disease, which causes heart attacks and other problems like strokes, is the world’s leading killer. … Continue reading

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Washington Post Interactive – With enough evidence, even skepticism will thaw

As one of Greenland’s largest ice shelves shrinks, a once-doubtful scientist has come around to the role of climate change in melting it. Start Interactive 01000

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Vanishing – the 6th Mass Extinction

We’re entering the Earth’s sixth era of extinction — and it’s the first time humans are to blame. CNN introduces you to the key species and people who are trying to prevent them from vanishing. Learn More     CNN Interactive … Continue reading

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GIRLS OF ENERGY e-Book and Website

Welcome to Girls of Energy! This is a place to learn about some amazing scientists at the US Department of Energy doing exciting things and solving some pretty big challenges. We invite you to explore these pages, watch some cool … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Energy – STEM Spark

Each STEM Spark Energy Education Newsletter will focus on the latest K-Grey Energy Education resources, competitions, and innovations from the Department of Energy and will highlight a variety of energy technologies. Wind – August Solar – September Energy Action – … Continue reading

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Plastic Island – How our throwaway culture is turning paradise into a graveyard

Powerful CNN Interactive on the impact of pollution on one of the most remote places on Earth. Watch Video & Learn More  00000

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