Fun Stuff

Above all learning should be fun.  Here are a few links to things I like dealing with nature and science.

Non-Mythical Beasts – from Bird and Moon

Bird and Moon
Wonderfully drawn nature/naturalist cartoons. Informative and humorous at the same time.

Impact Earth
A meteor impact calculator from Perdue University. Kinda fun to play with.

Rough Science
What a reality show should be: a group of scientists working together with limited resources to solve various puzzles. Interesting, fun, and educational. This BBC series ran from 2000 to 2005 and had 6 seasons, PBS only showed 4 seasons.

Wild Kratts
Interactive wildlife learning flash game by PBS KIDS. It’s an animated adventure with games and environmental habitats your character wanders through, gaining animal abilities as you go. There is a teacher’s portion as well with optional lesson plans for instructors to use or modify.

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