Our Newest Labs, Activities & CoolStuff
See Energy Transformation with a thermal camera or steel spheresCheck out how MLB can use a thermal energy camera to determine whether a hit ball is foul or live. Then watch Dr. Baseball use the more budget friendly colliding steel spheres to create some thermal energy of his own.
Doing the Wave: Connecting Physics to BaseballEver realized how waves and their properties are an integral part of baseball? See proof with this super slo-mo of a bat meeting a 90mph fastball!
Help Students Reach the Ultimate Form Of Scientific InquiryThe ultimate form of scientific inquiry occurs when students can develop their own questions and then design the data collection experiments to find the answers. Read how this group of young science students did just that.
The Blue-Violet Laser
The wavelength you've been missing!
Take a look at the new blue-violet Laser, which produces wavelengths at 405 nm. Sure, it is a different color and that is always cool, but why use this over any other Laser?