Motion Sickness Science

If you have kiddos or grandkiddos, this post on motion sickness is for you. I have been known to get car sick.  I won’t go on a cruise because I tend to be motion sensitive.  I was the kid in the center of the metal merry-go-round-o’death screaming to get off because I was going to […]

SCIENCE! or Science?!

Have y’all heard the news?  Sitting all day at work is killing you.  Or is it? First up, a video. Someone get the lights. Well, that was depressing. Who else jumped out of their seat while watching this and danced around a little? Just me?! Figures, I can be such a lemming. Next up, the […]

Summer is Coming: Aquapod Bottle Launcher

I’m a HUGE fan of filling the kiddie’s noggins full o’education while at play.  You too?!  Well, you’re gonna love this. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ Check […]

3D Printing: It’s Science!

Want a fun and information-packed video about 3D printing that you can share with the kiddies?! Here ya go! SCIENCE! Check this one out: Dad uses 3D printer to make his son a prosthesis for about $5! We live in stunning times. Science On!   OMT! Recommends: No related posts.

Weather Experiments Using Common Household Materials

Who doesn’t know a child that is fascinated by the whys and hows of weather?  Even I wonder about the mysteries of our complex climates. If you know a kiddo that’s curious, or you’re looking for something to do with your kids/grandkids that’s not only fun, but expands their grey matter a bit, man, have […]

The Chemistry of Cookies

Dozens upon dozens of cookies were baked over the holidays, but have you ever considered the science, or the chemistry, of the cookies you baked?  Probably not.  We be focused on the baking…not the science! How about a post-Christmas baking marathon TED-Ed video? Someone get the lights… The Chemistry of Cookies Whoa. That was a […]

Coffee + Science = Smarty Pant’s Dream

I filed this under the “Health” tab, because as we all know, coffee is now good for us (well, at least according to some of the studies somewhere on the Internet), which works in Mrs. Tucker’s favor since she drinks about 32 ounces of the brown nirvana a day. I see you doing the math.  […]