Saturday, June 23, 2012

Otter Trio

Pierce's latest pastel, a trio of cute baby otters, standing in stark contrast to his menacing Dunkleosteus, and his sinister War of the Worlds alien. Click to enbiggen!


Sunday, June 17, 2012

Yeast Experiment Follow-Up

Here is Pierce's science fair presentation describing the failed yeast evolution experiment and the successful yeast contamination experiment. Click to enlarge.

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Wallace Field Day 2012



The much anticipated Wallace Field Day (our 6th) may have been the best yet with the addition of a DJ who had everyone bustin' a move including Pierce!  Many thanks to our amazing PTO for a great event. You can click the pix to make them bigger and enjoy the videos which capture the energy of the day as everyone cut loose celebrating the end of another great school year.




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Saturday, June 2, 2012

Quantum Levitation

Brian Greene demonstrating the amazing effects of quantum levitation at his wonderful World Science Festival talk on quantum physics tonight at NYU's Skirball Center. It was capacity crowd of over 900 people. We spotted science-o-phile Alan Alda as he arrived. Here's a much-watched video from last year showing quantum levitation - absolutely amazing!