Monday, February 25, 2013
Migrate with hundreds of millions of Monarch butterflies across North America! Discover the hideaway of these magnificent creatures – a secret that was unlocked after 40 years of research by Dr. Fred Urquhart. Immerse yourself in this compelling adventure as you find a super generation of...
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Friday, September 14, 2012
Which owls are found in Virginia? Study the common habitats, food sources and distinct calls for each type. How does the shape of an owl’s face help them to hear? Explore how structural adaptations allow owls to be quick and effective predators. Become a wildlife biologist and find out...
Have an up-close encounter with snakes, cockroaches and rats. Explore the special adaptations that these animals and others have to survive. Find out how different living things survive and reproduce in different environments. Learn about how changes over time have influenced the way living...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Meet Rat Team SMV and learn about operant and classical conditioning as you watch two rats play basketball – no, we aren’t kidding.
Let anatomy amaze you. Observe as an educator dissects a cow eye while explaining its different parts and functions. Can cows see color? Do our eyes change over time? Learn about the eye-brain system by comparing the difference between human eyes and cow eyes.