Extract Fruit DNA at Home

Learn how to extract fruit DNA at home!

Today’s Total Lunar Eclipse in Pictures

Check out the pictures GeekMom Maryann took of the total lunar eclipse this morning!

Sequenced Caffeine Genome Reveals Evolutionary Advantages

The newly sequenced Coffea canephora (robusta coffee) genome reveals more tricks up caffeine's sleeve.

Mad Scientist Halloween Tablescape on a Budget

GeekMom Maryann shows you how to use neon paint to create a glowing Mad Scientist tablescape.

Water Bead Science

What happens when you freeze water beads?

Summer Science Fun: Track Fireflies!

The Clemson Vanishing Firefly Project wants your family to participate in real, meaningful science!

Book Review: <em>The Secret Language of Color</em>

Find out what can you look forward to when dipping into The Secret Life of Color by Joanne and Arielle Eckstut.

Space Opportunities and News

Student unmanned aircraft competitions, opportunities to launch payloads on NASA rockets, a space anniversary, and more.

Summer Science Fun: Help the Bees!

Science comes alive when it's for a real-world project. Be a citizen scientist and help save the bees!

Hobby or Career?

Trying to foster interests into possible career options for my high school son, but exploring astronomy turned out to be more of a hobby. Better to find out now?