Category: Science

Dangerous Levels of Weed-Killer Found in Breakfast Foods

The Environmental Working Group (EWG),  a non-profit and non-partisan environmental advocacy organization,  found popular oat cereals, oatmeal, granola and snack bars come with a hefty dose of glyphosate, according to independent laboratory tests commissioned by EWG. Glyphosate, the weed-killing poison in Monsato’s Roundup, has been linked to cancer by California state scientists and...

Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

The Ann Arbor Hands-on Museum is located at 220 East Ann Street in Ann Arbor Michigan.  Over 250 interactive science and technology exhibits provide opportunities for guests to explore and learn while having fun and sparking creativity and curiosity.  https://www.aahom.org/ Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum Pricing and Hours Museum Hours (as of 8/7/2018):...

Sterling Heights Nature Center
Sterling Heights Nature Center

Summertime is the best time to get outside and enjoy all that Metro Detroit has to offer by way of Nature Centers and Playgrounds. We made our way out to the Sterling Heights Nature Center to check out their newly renovated space.  WOW.. it is amazing. The front door opens to...

Maybury Farm in Northville

We are loving the spring weather here.. spending as much time as we can outside.  We recently visited Maybury Farm in Northville. The farm is located at 50165 8 Mile Rd. which is between Beck and Napier and just a few minutes from I96 and I275. The Farm is operated by the...

Nature Centers in Southeast Michigan

We are trying to spend as much time as we can outside this year. Nature Centers provide a great way to spend time outside and a resource for learning about our world.  Check out all the great Nature Centers in Southeast Michigan with your family. Macomb County Burgess-Shadbush Nature Center ...

A Trip to the Detroit Zoo – how to make the most out of your trip using baby signs.
A Trip to the Detroit Zoo – how to make the most out of your trip using baby signs.

A Trip to the Detroit Zoo – How to make the most out of your trip using baby signs. The Detroit Zoo is a great learning experience for children of all ages. Make the most of your trip with your young child by following some of these great tips from...

Too Cold for the Zoo?

See a Polar Bear up close!!! Well, I haven’t done it this year, but I have visited the Zoo in the past during the winter months.  According to the Detroit Zoo website, the hours of operation are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. until March. Ring of Life Arctic Exhibit Well, you...

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