Great Lakes Science Center, Museums, Northeast Ohio

“Fight for your right to” check out the science of Rock n’ Roll at the Great Lakes Science Center!!

If you love music, The Science of Rock n' Roll at the Great Lakes Science Center is for you, and you absolutely MUST check it out before it leaves their special exhibits area on September 5, 2022. "Fight for your right to" check out this special exhibit soon! Sincerely, The Science Chick from an 'Alternative Decade' - Kristen

Experiments, Northeast Ohio, Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine

Color Changing Butterfly Pea Tea

This delicious, beautiful, color changing sweet tea is sure to be the highlight of your kid party this summer. Butterfly pea flowers have a special property that makes them great pH indicators. The flowers pigment changes color depending on the pH of whatever it is mixed with. You can make this sweetened tea up to 3 days in advance.

Great Lakes Science Center, Great Things about Space, Movies, Museums, Northeast Ohio

Fly On In to Above and Beyond at the GLSC

We checked out the newest exhibit, 'Above and Beyond' at the Great Lakes Science Center and it was 'above and beyond' our expectations! Read more about our full experience!

Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Northeast Ohio, STEM Career Series, STEM Careers

STEM Career Interview Series: Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Curator and Chair of Archaeology, Dr. Brian Redmond

I am excited to introduce Dr. Brian Redmond who is Curator and John Otis Shower Chair of Archeology at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.

Great Lakes Science Center, Northeast Ohio, STEM Career Series, STEM Careers

STEM Career Interview Series: Great Lakes Science Center, STEM Learning Project Manager, Karyn Torigoe

I'm sharing the story of a woman in science located at the Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) in Cleveland, Ohio - Karyn Torigoe, who is the STEM Learning Product Manager. As the STEM Learning Product Manager, Karyn works along side with schools and parents across Northeast Ohio to determine the best programs to offer to the students in our area at the science center. Read more to find out how she found herself in her STEM career and her message for kids interested in STEM professions!

Northeast Ohio, Ohio Invention League

Ohio Invention Convention is all STEAMED up and ready to go! Will you join them?

I am so excited to share more information with my followers regarding a wonderful STEAM based program in Ohio for kids grade K-12! I am also pleased to introduce Robin Hilsmeier, who is the Executive Director of the Ohio Invention League, as my guest blogger for this post! If you have never heard of the Ohio Invention League, definitely spend some time reading through her post and checking out the additional resources below! For background, I 'met' Robin briefly (virtually) during a STEAM working group in Northeast Ohio late last year and we connected regarding Ohio's Invention Convention or Invention League! It is such neat program for kids. I asked if she would be willing to help share all the details on my blog! If your child would like to participate the deadline to register this year is February 15.

Cleveland Botanical Gardens, Holden Arboretum, Museums, Nature, Northeast Ohio, STEM Career Series, STEM Careers

STEM Careers Interview Series: Holden Forest & Gardens, Plant Biologist, Katie Stuble

It is my pleasure to introduce another outstanding STEM professional located in Northeast Ohio, Katie Stuble. Katie is an ecologist and works as a plant biologist with Holden Forest & Gardens (HF&G) where she runs the Community Ecology Lab at Holden's Research Department. For my readers not familiar with HF&G, it is made up of… Continue reading STEM Careers Interview Series: Holden Forest & Gardens, Plant Biologist, Katie Stuble