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Crater Visibility Compared on the Moon and...
Crater Visibility Compared on the Moon and...

Earth's active processes of erosion and plate tectonics help explain why craters on the Earth are less visible than on its nearest neighbor, the Moon. View Video

Christopher Paul Curtis
Christopher Paul Curtis

Christopher Paul Curtis discusses his writing process with middle grade students in Dorchester, Massachusetts, and answers questions about his novel, The Watsons Go to Birmingham: 1963. View Video

Edwidge Danticat
Edwidge Danticat

Edwidge Danticat discusses the immigration experience and reflects upon why she writes about Haiti and Haitian Americans. View Video

Demo of Shield Volcanoes versus...
Demo of Shield Volcanoes versus...

A demonstration of viscosity and gas content of different types of magmas using chocolate syrup, mayonnaise, and seltzer water. View Video

Alma Flor Ada
Alma Flor Ada

Alma Flor Ada discusses her novel My Name Is María Isabel with students in Oakland, California, and offers insights into how they can use writing to inspire change. View Video

Following a Rock in a Stream
Following a Rock in a Stream

By following sediments moved from the mountains to the sea, a mountain stream illustrates the process of erosion. View Video

From Continental Drift to Tectonic Plates
From Continental Drift to Tectonic Plates

Ocean floor features reveal the signature of tectonic plates, large, sometimes continent-sized rigid structures in the Earth's crust that can move independently of each other. View Video

Keith Gilyard
Keith Gilyard

Keith Gilyard reads his poem, "The Hatmaker," and discusses his writing process with students in Sante Fe, New Mexico. View Video

Nikki Grimes
Nikki Grimes

Nikki Grimes shares her passion for poetry and discusses her process of writing with middle school students in Vista, California. View Video

Hawaii Is a Hot Spot Volcano
Hawaii Is a Hot Spot Volcano

The hot spot below Hawaii provides evidence for plate movement: as the Pacific Plate moves over the hot spot, it creates a string of islands. View Video

How Deep Does Soil Typically Go?
How Deep Does Soil Typically Go?

On average, soil only extends about one meter below the surface. Compared to the size of the Earth, soil is just a thin veneer on the surface. View Video

How Did Cape Cod Form? Part 1: Observing...
How Did Cape Cod Form? Part 1: Observing...

Part 1 of a three-part investigation into the sediments revealed at the ocean shore in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. View Video

How Did Cape Cod Form? Part 2: Evidence from Mountain...
How Did Cape Cod Form? Part 2: Evidence from Mountain...

Part 2 of a three-part investigation: ice flowing in the form of mountain glaciers is an important source of erosion in colder climates. View Video

How did Cape Cod form? Part 3: Continental...
How did Cape Cod form? Part 3: Continental...

Part 3 of a three-part investigation: over several episodes ending about 18,000 years ago, continental glaciers formed over much of North America. View Video

How Far Can We Drill? Temperature and Pressure in...
How Far Can We Drill? Temperature and Pressure in...

Extreme drill holes for research have only reached 14km below the surface—less than 0.2% of the distance to the other side. View Video


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