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Get Amped Up: 16 Science Kits for Curious Kids

Hands-on experimentation is the best way for kids to learn about science. These kits make it easy.

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8 Eggcellent Science Experiments to Use Up Those Extra Eggs

If you are looking to add a little science to your spring activities, these experiments with eggs will leave your kids amazed!

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Teach Your Baby Physics, Math & More with This New App

The infantio app offers two modes, stimulate and soothe.

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LEGO Education Launches New STEAM Based Learning Initiative

Using this new STEAM tool, students learn through hands-on projects in and out of the classroom.

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3 Reasons Why The Block Set by Lovevery Is the Only One You’ll Need

Expertly crafted for infinite play potential, The Block Set is both comprehensive and flexible in its design.

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Best STEM Books for Babies & Toddlers

Introduce babies and toddlers to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) with these clever board books that make learning fun.

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The Scientific Reason Why Stepping on a LEGO Hurts So, So Much

How is it possible for one tiny brick to feel like a thousand knives?

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Awesome Stephen Hawking Books for Kids Who Love Space & Science

Stephen Hawking will certainly be missed—and thankfully he’s left an incredible legacy for our generation, our kids and their kids someday, too.

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Of Course Upside-Down Christmas Trees Exist…but Why?

Holiday decor is going a step beyond and here’s why.

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How I Use Simple Supplies to Turn Water Time into Super Fun Science!

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Transform water play into an incredible science lesson with these simple supplies: a cup and a plastic lid, a jar and a piece of screen. The first time I shared these two investigations with my kids, they…

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Science Will Help Your Kids Make the Splashiest Cannonball

Thanks to science, we can tell you how to make the biggest, splashiest cannonball ever.

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Are You In the Club? Explore Amazon’s Brand-New STEM Subscription

The new STEM Club from Amazon.com delivers the newest, most intriguing toys for curious kids ages 3-13.

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My Child Isn’t Gifted & I’m Okay With It

A few weeks ago I learned that my daughter wasn’t chosen for the gifted program. I’ve spent the better part of a month convincing myself that I’m all right with the fact and I think I am, I really am.…

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Are Men Naturally Smarter Than Women? Young Girls Think So

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It’s sad to think that gender stereotypes start as early as elementary school. Unfortunately, NPR shared that a new study reveals young girls believe they are not as smart as their male classmates. The study found that girls…

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STEM Today for a Better Tomorrow: Helping Kids Get Involved in STEM Education

As someone who has worked in the fields of science, engineering, and technology for the duration of my career, I can attest to the importance of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education. I spent four years as an astronaut…

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5 Ways the New Fire Kids Edition Helps Build STEM Skills

Getting new tech is always exciting. When it bolsters STEM learning? Well, that puts it over the top.

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Treat Yourself: Desserts That Are Totally Spectacular

Sometimes you just want to go all out. We’ve rounded up the best sweet spots in NYC to hit with the whole family. Dig in!

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You are here.

Have you ever noticed that there’s no sense of contentedness when you’re a parent? You barely make your way home from the hospital before people are already asking you when you’re planning to have your next. I can distincly remember…

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See Stars (and More!) at Free Columbia U. Astronomy Nights

Learn and look up at this stellar program for gazers big and small!

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Peppa, Daniel Tiger & Elmo — Oh My!: Snag Tickets to These Shows Now

The pig, the Sesame gang, the Cat in the Hat — they’re all coming. Plus some other way cool theater the kids (and you) will love — move it or lose it!

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See This Magical Art Installation Before it Sells Out!

“Camera Obscura/Gowanus” is a an exhibit that uses simple science to amazing effect!

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Super Scientists Guide to the Children’s Science Center Lab

Budding brainiacs, super scientists, and mini mathematicians will burst with delight when they visit the latest D.C. museum dedicated to tiny lab coats and big fun.

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The Sweetest Cloth Books to Inspire Lifelong Readers

Soft, cuddly and packed with sensory experiences and interactive elements, your baby’s first favorite book will be on this list.

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7 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know A Slinky Could Do

Slinkys are not just for racing down stairs! Here’s 7 cool things you might not know you can do with a slinky.

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Imagine That: Kidspace Has A New Exhibit

If you can imagine it, you can build it, at the new Imagination Workshop for kids at Kidspace.

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5 Activities to Prevent Summer Brain Drain

How’s this for a motley crew of summer school teachers: a saber-toothed cat, an epic warrior, a physics forest, and a martial arts instructor? As vacation from school rolls on, a lack of exercising their reading and math skills may…

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See Science in Action: A New Exhibit Opens at Kidspace

Tired of cleaning up the messes in your kitchen from vinegar and baking soda experiments gone wrong? Put away the homemade volcano–there’s another way to teach your kids about science. Pasadena’s Kidspace Children’s Museum has an exciting new exhibit sure…

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DEAL: $25 for 5-Pack of Drop-In Play Sessions ($50 Value)

Got a kiddo who is bonkers for LEGO? This is your lucky day. Treat them to a drop-in session at Play-Well TEKnologies and watch them flip when they eye the 100,000+ pieces of LEGO at their disposal.
Parts to build…

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