Series 4, Episode 5 (#405)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Full Program: Moon Smasher, Secrets in the Salt, Bird Brains, Lonnie Thompson 52:28
If cellulose survived 250 million years on Earth, could it survive in salt deposits on Mars? 03:06
See how a mission to search for water on the moon is exploring a big question on a small budget. 03:10
The 1918 flu killed at least 50 million people, more than died from battle in World War I. 01:28
Full Program: Meet the people building tomorrow’s robots, mind-reading machines, and more. 52:43
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- Grade Levels
- 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Series Length
- 32 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 56 minutes
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Series Description: This science magazine series features four stories in each themed episode, tackling an array of thought-provoking topics.
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