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Cassini spacecraft is ready for its grand finale!!!

The Cassini Spacecraft is about to fly through the undiscovered space between Saturn’s rings and the planet. For the first time in history Cassini will be taking pictures and collecting data about Saturn’s interior, its mysterious storms, the age of its rings and the length of its day. Cassini launched into space on October 15th, 1997, entered [...]

Try These End of School Year Testing Study Tips!

  1. Designate a Study Area. Clear a designated study space at home or at your local library. Somewhere quiet with little distraction. 2. Get Organized. Make a list or better yet use a calendar to organize. Balance your homework, tests and extra curricular activities by using a planner. 3. Develop a Study Plan. You should create a [...]

Letters from the students at Charlotte Jewish Day School

Such cute letters and drawings from our friends at the Charlotte Jewish Day School! Thank you for sharing about how much you all love science and enjoyed your visit with Jetstream Julie! Can’t wait until we get to come back and see you all!

Cookie Chemistry

Cookies – it’s as easy as throwing some ingredients in the bowl and popping them in the oven right?  Sure mixing up cookies is pretty easy but the real work begins once you close the oven door. There are actually several fun chemical reactions that happen once your cookies are baking in the hot oven. [...]

All About Super Moons

You may have already spotted it or heard about it on the news, but this week’s full moon is a super moon and is the closest the Moon has been to Earth since 1948!  So what is a super moon? How does it happen?  Definitely make some time tonight to go outside with your family [...]

Pumpkin Science on National Pumpkin Day!

It’s that time of year again where the leaves are changing colors, little graveyards are popping up in neighborhoods and millions of pumpkins are going through a metamorphosis to become jack-o’-lanterns. It’s Halloween time!  There are some interesting facts and science about the pumpkin.  In history, it was said that the jack-o-lantern was to fend of [...]

This Color Night Light Is Best For Sleep – The Color Will Surprise You!

If you have to sleep with a night light on you might think that blue and white lights might create a calming sensation and help you sleep best. However, a new study  involving hamsters suggests that blue light had  worst effects on mood, followed closely by white light. So what is the best color for night [...]

High Touch High Tech Invites You to the Franchise Expo West!

You are invited by High Touch High Tech Booth #431 Be our guest at Franchise Expo West Be in business for yourself, not by yourself, and let us show you how! We would like to invite you to attend Franchise Expo West as our guest and experience the many benefits of franchising. You will experience [...]

Think About It Thursday: What’s Are Floater’s?

Sometimes, against a bright background such as a clear sky or a blank computer screen, you might see things floating across your field of vision. What are these moving objects, and how are you seeing them? Perhaps you aren’t seeing these floaters when looking into the bright sky but instead are seeing tiny dots of [...]

#WorldPenguinDay

April 25 is World Penguin Day while January 20th is Penguin Awareness Day. When you are that cute, you deserve to have two whole days to celebrate! World Penguin Day originated to celebrate the time when penguins would start their migration back towards the ocean after spending the harsh winter months inland in Antarctica. How [...]