How do visual and theater arts convey issues about the environment?
Your Challenge: Build a solar oven to make yourself some delicious s’mores!
Design a planter out of recycled materials.
Traditionally made from the skeletons and spines of cacti, rainsticks recreate the sound of falling rain and were believed to be used by ancient cultures to summon rainstorms.
Plastics are everywhere: from car parts to drinking bottles to sports equipment.
Izzie joins forces with Mackenzie and friends, putting a lid on school trash by inventing a new use for recycled yogurt cups.
Think like a homesteader as you explore different ways to repurpose and reuse everyday items.
In this activity, students will design a procedure for separating five types of recyclable materials based on their physical properties.
Hear inspiring tales of travel, art, adventure and putting engineering to good use from a former rocket-science turned professional do-gooder.
Sustainable materials management (SMM) is a systemic approach to using and reusing materials more productively over their entire life cycles.
The use of electronic products has grown substantially over the past two decades, changing the way and the speed in which we communicate and how we get information and entertainment.
When companies “go green,” do they spend more or make more? There’s data for that, and these activities inspire students to think like innovators as they use data to solve environmental challenges.