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In this experiential activity, students demonstrate to themselves the effect of the optic disc, or blind spot, inherent... see more

In this lesson students investigate the effects of black carbon on arctic warming and are introduced to a mechanism of... see more

This interactive addresses the question if we can reduce CO2 emissions by 20% of 1990 levels and help avoid dangerous... see more

Unlike a slap shot, an NHL wrist shot isn�t about brute power. It�s about precision � putting the puck in the exact... see more

NHL skaters can reach speeds in excess of 20 miles (32km) per hour, and during some short bursts approach 30 miles (48... see more

This resource introduces the concept of wind chill, the formula used to measure it and relates it to the causes of... see more

In this demonstration, evidence of the Earth's rotation is observed. A tripod, swiveling desk chair, fishing line and... see more

NHL players are celebrated for their ability to pass the puck quickly and accurately as play moves from one end of the... see more

Being a top goalie in the NHL takes more than quick reflexes and nerves of steel, it also requires a firm grip on the... see more

From the passes NHL players make to their teammates, to the shots they take to score, players in every position are... see more

NHL hockey pucks are made of vulcanized rubber and weigh between 5.5 and 6 ounces (160 - 170 g). During a game, every... see more

In this hands-on and feet-on excursion, learners take a science walk to visualize the planet's immense size and numerous... see more

Adjust mountain snowfall and temperature to see the glacier grow and shrink. Use scientific tools to measure thickness,... see more

In this interactive and informative group activity, learners use packages of M&M's to illustrate the difference between... see more

The Slinky and Wave exercise is an interactive lecture that explains how to use a Slinky to demonstrate motion of P- and... see more

In this demonstration, students get to witness pressure melting and regelation first-hand. A weight is suspended via a... see more

In this demonstration, students detect the interference of waves and measure wave phenomena using an experimental... see more

This resource describes the physics behind the formation of clouds, and provides a demonstration of those principles... see more

This is a lesson about condensation, snow and snowflakes. Learners will investigate how water and ice exist in the... see more

This is a lesson about the formation of glaciers, ice layering and stratigraphy, and the cryosphere and cryobotics.... see more

This is a lesson about how and why ice flows, especially in a large mass such as a glacier. Learners will experience the... see more

Pressure, temperature and density, and resistance are characteristics of air demonstrated using a 2L beverage bottle, a... see more

In this demonstration, students learn that heat makes air expand and rise, and learn how pressure systems are formed by... see more

In this demonstration, a soda bottle, paper and straws are used to show learners that air has mass and takes up space.... see more