Tuesday, July 22, 2014
A long time ago the notion of a robot was usually surrounded by sheer fiction and fantasy, then slowly we started to see robots in their early bulky shapes, and after many decades of technological growth, we currently have highly accurate and durable robots that are commonly used in a myriad of...
Thursday, April 17, 2014
New species of dinosaurs are still being discovered. Check out this clip on Yongjinglong, the latest member of the dino family! Get more info on our current science blog, Question Your World.
Topics Covered: dinosaurs, dino, yoshi, Mario, Mario Bros, The Land Before Itme, jurassic park, evolution, china, dig, excavation, science, science museum of virginia, question your world, stem, Creatures, paleontology, Animation, Current Science, News, Modern, qyw, Scientific Investigation, Reasoning, Logic, Life Processes, Living Systems, Earth Patterns, Cycles, Change, Earth Resources, Life Science, Earth Science, biology, history
Monday, February 10, 2014
For a long time we've been fascinated by dinosaurs. Makes total sense, they're awesome, some were huge, some were tiny, and they certainly rile up the imagination. But, are there still new species being discovered? All the way back in the late 1800...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Check out how a textile loom from the 1800s has something in common with your laptop! Years and years of work by several individuals help bridge the gap between these distant relatives!
Topics Covered: Question Power, Loom, Final, Render, science, Babbage, Jacquard, Laptop, Computers, Weave, Textile, Tapestry, Inventions, IBM, Calculator, Census, Animation, Illustration, Science Facts, Data, stem, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, history, Building, Economics, Patents, Copyright, evolution, Weaving, Cotton, History of Technology, RVA, Matter, Industrial Revolution
Is the world ending on Dec 21, 2012? The Mayan Calendar says it is, but if you look into the physics, astronomy, geology, and chemistry behind this prediction you may notice a different outcome!
Topics Covered: Bad, predictions, end of the world, Mayan Calendar, Dec 21 2012, Mayan, Calendar, End of the world dec 21 2012, Nabiru, bad predictions, Doomsday, science, Asteroids, Meteors, Meteoroid, Meteroid, Sun flair, Sun Flare, Disaster, Comedy, Humor, Animation, Calendars, Astronomy, Data, stem, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, Accuracy, history, Anthropology, RVA, Scientific Investigation, Reasoning, Logic, Force Motion, energy, Matter, Life Processes, Living Sytems, Interrelationships in Earth/Space Systems, Earth Patterns, Cycles, Change, Earth Resources, Life Science, Physical Science, Earth Science, physics
Friday, September 7, 2012
Cool trends come and go – a lot has changed in the last few decades, especially in the Arctic.
Leonardo Decaprio's thoughts on Leonardo Da Vinci.
Neptune! Last planet in line! Enjoy some fun facts about this blue wonder.
What an amazing thing!! Walking on the moon. Happy Anniversary Buzz, Neil and Michael!
Topics Covered: Out of this World, Moon Landing, Lunar Landing, science, UFO, July, space, Alien, aliens, 4th, Grade, 5th, Fireworks, Anniversary, Fourth, 4th July, astronauts, Astronomy, Buzz Aldrin, history, Michael Collins, NASA, Neil Armstrong, moon, Earth Flying, RVA, Data, stem, technology, Math, engineering, Mathematics, Scientific Method, Force, Motion, energy, Interrelationships in Earth/Space Systems, Physical Science, physics
Humanity has often turned to the skies for cosmic explanations – sometimes leading to amazing discoveries other times leading to bad predictions.