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Reach Them to Teach Them 2009 – Motivating Teachers to Achieve Peak Performance

If you’ve ever taught a day in your life, you know that the job is both rewarding and exhausting. In [...]

Posted on November 8th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Evolution of Dance Guy Mysteriously Vanishes in an Explosion

… and when the smoke cleared Judson Laipply was gone. [youtube width=”560″ height=”340″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRk_qGbGVFE[/youtube] Oh, you want the rest of the [...]

Posted on September 9th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Magic in the Rockies 2009 – Hundreds of Magicians Take Over Fort Collins, Colorado

What happens when a few hundred magicians from all part of the country (and Europe) invade the quiet town of [...]

Posted on September 8th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Boom Splat Kablooey – Steve Spangler Science and Klutz Team Up to Create a New Experience for Kids

Little known fact… I love to juggle. Better known fact… I’m not that good, but that’s not a reflection on [...]

Posted on August 28th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Science Experiments on the Radio – Visit to the Dom & Jane Show on MIX 100.3

Got a call from the producers at MIX 100.3 in Denver for the Dom & Jane Show. These local radio [...]

Posted on August 14th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Using YouTube to Teach Science – Videos Inspire a New Generation of Scientists

It’s not unusual for our office to get a call or two a week from the media about the Mentos [...]

Posted on July 6th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Avoid an Audience Riot – How to Write a Great Introduction for Your Next Speaker

As a professional speaker, I’ve learned over the years the importance of a good introduction and how detrimental a bad [...]

Posted on June 7th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Electricty Travels Across Generations – Hands-on Science Show Visits Windsor, Colorado

Michael Buckley didn’t wake up in the morning expecting to touch 50,000 volts of electricity, but he did… and here’s [...]

Posted on May 31st, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Jeff Francis and Steve Spangler Hit a Home Run at Coors Field… With a Potato

One of the highlights of Weather and Science Day was the look on Jeff Francis’ face – Colorado Rockies Pitcher [...]

Posted on May 11th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Steve Spangler Science Sets New Guinness World Record at 9News Colorado Rockies Science Day

World’s Largest Physics Lesson We’re honored to get to say, “We did it!” With a final count of 5,401 people, [...]

Posted on May 8th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Dangerous Chemical Found in Homes – Dihydrogen Monoxide

Every year thousands of people die from exposure to Dihydrogen Monoxide (DHMO). Widely unreported by the media and virtually ignored [...]

Posted on April 1st, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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9News Weather & Science Day at Coors Field – It’s Not Your Normal Field Trip

The Colorado Rockies, 9News and Steve Spangler Science teamed up to launch the first Weather and Science Day at Coors [...]

Posted on March 20th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Leprechaun Antics Lead to a Geek Dad Honor

Is geek status now cool? I guess it depends on who you ask. But Todd Bailey at WIRED seemed to [...]

Posted on March 18th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Spangler Demonstrates Bed of Nails on Ellen DeGeneres

Huge thanks to the Arizona Science Center for allowing us to use their bed of nails demonstration on-air yesterday. The [...]

Posted on March 9th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Props to the Arizona Science Center – Thanks for the Bed of Nails

You don’t just go to someone and say, “Hey, can I borrow your $45,000 Bed of Nail exhibit. No, seriously, [...]

Posted on March 8th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Back to the Ellen Show – Fire Ball, Toilet Paper and a Bed of Nails

We’re back from another taping at the Ellen DeGeneres Show and we had a blast. I use the pronoun “we” [...]

Posted on March 7th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Want to Pull the Pin? Buyers Play with the Mentos Geyser Tube at New York Toy Fair

Just when you think that everyone in the world has seen the Mentos Geyser experiment, you run into a few [...]

Posted on February 24th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Science Birthday Wish for Ellen DeGeneres

How do you wish Ellen DeGeneres a happy birthday… using a cool science demonstration? The producers from the Ellen DeGeneres [...]

Posted on January 27th, 2009 by Steve Spangler

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Growing Bacteria Experiment Helps BJ and Howie from Alice 105.9 Search for “Things” in the Studio

BJ and Howie are familiar voices to morning listeners of Alice 105.9. Whenever their conversation veers off on a science [...]

Posted on December 29th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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2008 EduBlog Awards – Winner for Best Educational Video

We just found out this week that we won the 2008 EduBlog award for Best Educational Video and it’s all [...]

Posted on December 24th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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2008 EduBlog Awards – Nominated for Best Use of Video

We are honored to be nominated for the 2008 EduBlog Awards (Eddies as they’re called) in the category of Best [...]

Posted on December 14th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Spangler’s Cornstarch Walk on Water Featured on Discovery’s Time Warp

Time Warp is one of Discovery’s newest shows and it’s definitely worth watching… even if you’re not a science geek. [...]

Posted on November 17th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Mentos Boy in a Box – New Twist on Mentos Geyser Tube

If you’ve followed us over the years, you know that NAEYC (the National Association for the Education of Young Children) [...]

Posted on November 6th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Dallas Fox 4 News Anchors Experiment with Insta-Snow and Reverse Helium (SF6)

The news anchors at Fox 4 News in Dallas wanted to see if I could find a few ways to [...]

Posted on November 3rd, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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