I met someone in Germany last week who had an interesting story to tell. You’ll hear many stories over in the East because it’s a place that’s seen a lot of upheaval in the recent past. But as with most things, it’s not easy to put them away into neat little boxes.
For years, the standard science class “experiment” was a papier mache volcano demonstrating the reaction that occurs when baking soda and vinegar are mixed together. Recently, scientists and science teachers have been arguing for a movement away from that “experiment” and with good reason – it is not actually an experiment and there are much better […]