The Creativity Challenge Un-Olympics Bower will today be the venue for the Twitter Birds Science Expo.
There will be opportunities to conduct science experiments, watch a film of the space shuttle launch and much excitement sharing links to recent discoveries, science programs and great blogs.
The Twitter Birds have brought links to recent science news
Higgs Boson particle
Cosmic Log MSN The Higgs Boson particle explained in just over a minute
The Guardian UK
The Twitter Birds also have some links for Online science courses
MIT Open Courseware
RELATE Introductory Mechanics Course for Instructors and Advanced Students
Registration is open for a free online MIT-level course in Introductory Newtonian Mechanics targeting people with good knowledge and skills in mechanics that’s being given this summer by MIT professor David Pritchard and his education research group, RELATE (http://RELATE.MIT.edu). The course will enable participants to improve both their conceptual overview and their problem-solving skills in mechanics. The course features e-text, videos, simulations, problems, and weekly interactive office hours. More information at http://RELATE.MIT.edu/physicscourse
Cybraryman’s Educational Web sites Science pages http://www.cybraryman.com/sciencelinks.html
World Builders http://www.world-builders.org/
Virtual frog dissection http://www.froguts.com/
And they also have links to some interesting science blogs
Dr Jeff’s Blog on the Universe http://blogontheuniverse.org/
The big blog theory http://thebigblogtheory.wordpress.com/
Krissy Venosdale Venspired blog http://venspired.com/?page_id=1968
Apparently the pair sitting in the black ring had not read the small print and thought that the Un-Olympics Bower was set aside today as a place to kiss!