We have suggestions, inspiration, and guidance for parents and builders who see the junk drawer as a treasure trove of possibility! Scrounge up a few spare toothbrushes and create your own friendly bots for an afternoon of family fun!
Iron Man Science--Power Up with a Special Movie Preview!
Marvel's Iron Man 3 hits theaters on May 3. Get in the spirit of the sci-fi series by exploring and talking about the science behind the movie. Metallurgy, physics, radioactivity, robotics, weaponry, computer science, encryption technologies, energy sources, radioisotopes... it's all there--and Science Buddies can hook you and your students up with great angles for hands-on investigation.
Special Iron Man 3 Video Footage on April 22!
Stay tuned next week for exclusive video footage from the upcoming Iron Man 3. For every view of the trailer, Verizon FiOS will make a donation to Science Buddies. Join our Facebook page so you don't miss out!
Boost your green thumb and plant biology know-how with a dose of sci-fi-inspired plant science. You can clone new cabbage plants from another cabbage. When cloning cabbages, which part of the heart do you use?