- Host/Producer: Martin Fisher, Executive Director of Science Central
- Voiceover: Kate Grimes
- Host: Martin Fisher, Executive Director of Science Central
The Science Minutes series engages young viewers on a variety of science and technology topics.
These short demonstration videos are funded by a grant from the PNC Foundation...
and produced through a collaborative partnership between Science Central and PBS39 of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
|Title||Episode||Description||Length||Premiere Date||Recurring Dates||Link||Blog Posts|
|Madagascar Hissing Cockroach-Insect Anatomy||S2-E201||Using this really big bug as an example, can you identify the major parts of an insect?||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166635|
|Pendulum-Motion||S2-E202||Science swings…and more! Science Central’s Martin Fisher explains how a pendulum really works…||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166653|
|Center of Mass||S2-E203||Sweep up knowledge of this basic physics term in this simple demonstration you can try as shown by Science Central’s Martin Fisher.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166688|
|Liquid Oxygen||S2-E204||See what happens when an air filled balloon is super-cooled by pouring liquid nitrogen over it!||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166697|
|Tesla Coil||S2-E205||Learn about the power of electrical fields and plasma strong enough to make a light bulb glow…without plugging it in.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166701|
|Science on a Sphere||S2-E206||It’s science learning “In The Round” when data is projected on a sphere…||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166704|
|Jacob’s Ladder: The Ascending Arc||S2-E207||Science Central’s Martin Fisher shares what it takes to power a spark to climb a ladder.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166706|
|Norway Brown Rat||S2-E208||Learn about Norway Brown Rats, all of whom are not all brown, and are more special than you may think.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166716|
|Bed of Nails||S2-E209||In this pointed physics lesson, learn how science – not magic – allows a person to lie on a bed of nails, unharmed.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166725|
|Making Carbon Dioxide Gas||S2-E210||Science Central’s Martin Fisher shares an experiment anyone can do using household materials to create Carbon Dioxide gas!||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166731|
|Learning about Lenses||S2-E211||In this experiment, learn about lenses by turning a smartphone or tablet into a simple projector.||1:00||02/16/2017||https://vimeo.com/album/4209566/video/188166741|