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"Permanent" Ink? Not Quite

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On a muddy and windy day that delayed our planned rocket launches (just like NASA, we have some tight weather parameters!) the Explorers turned instead to an activity that allowed them to create some truly unique shirts for themselves.

Now You See It, Now You Don't

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The Explorers spent some time in March discovering that maybe your eyes don’t lie—but under certain conditions they can conspire with your brain to fool you.

Spin Cycle

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In March the Explorers investigated the relationship between light and color—and found that you can not only split white light into all of the colors of the rainbow, you can also turn the rainbow back into white. Well, sort of, anyway.

Rising From the Ashes

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A new year, a new location, a brand-new school, and a new set of students—but the Explorers are again investigating the wonders of science and nature.

Somewhere, Inside the Rainbow (Part 2)

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Having made our space age color wheels (from such high-tech materials as posterboard, construction paper, scissors, and glue) during our previous session, it was now time to put the finishing touches on them and get them to spin.

Current weather

OH - Dayton / Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Broken clouds
  • Broken clouds
  • Temperature: 80.6 °F / 27 °C
  • Wind: North-Northwest, 6.9 mph
  • Pressure: 1013 hPa
  • Rel. Humidity: 70 %
  • Visibility: 16.1 km
Reported on:
Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:58