Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Friday, September 14, 2012
Which owls are found in Virginia? Study the common habitats, food sources and distinct calls for each type. How does the shape of an owl’s face help them to hear? Explore how structural adaptations allow owls to be quick and effective predators. Become a wildlife biologist and find out...
Have an up-close encounter with snakes, cockroaches and rats. Explore the special adaptations that these animals and others have to survive. Find out how different living things survive and reproduce in different environments. Learn about how changes over time have influenced the way living...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Meet Rat Team SMV and learn about operant and classical conditioning as you watch two rats play basketball – no, we aren’t kidding.
Let anatomy amaze you. Observe as an educator dissects a cow eye while explaining its different parts and functions. Can cows see color? Do our eyes change over time? Learn about the eye-brain system by comparing the difference between human eyes and cow eyes.
Saturday, September 8, 2012
Born to be Wild is an inspiring story of love, dedication and the remarkable bond between humans and animals. Viewers are transported into the lush forests of Borneo with world-renowned primatologist Dr. Birute Galdikas before being whisked away to the rugged Kenyan savannah as they follow elephant...
Friday, September 7, 2012
We all know about the story involving the groundhog and its shadow, but there's more to this rodent than that tale. Enjoy some fun groundhog facts to ring in Groundhog Day!