Lunar Trivia

In gearing up for the upcoming International Observe the Moon Night*, I’ve been brushing up on my lunar trivia. Earth’s Moon is the fifth largest moon in the Solar System. Which moons are larger than ours? #1 Ganymede (Jupiter) with a radius of 2,634km #2 Titan...

Register for Fall Science Clubs

Gateway to Science is offering two science clubs this fall for those who love science as much as we do. Mondays from 4-5pm we have Science Discovery Club for students in grades 1-3. Zip, Zoom, Vroom! Discover the science of vehicles with hands-on FUN! Weekly...

The Saturn V Project Part 2

Another week has passed on the project and that deadline is speeding towards me.  Last week I had just primed the model.  That means that I should be applying paint this week.  This is where things get interesting.  Let me just start by saying that I am not impressed...

Reason for Long Childhood

This is the time of year when families turn their attention to the start of school. From preschoolers to college students, the beginning of a school year holds the promise of new discoveries and adventures. It can also mean a time of anxiety for parents, especially...