Thursday, February 24, 2011

Just So Darwin

Not entirely accurate or up-to-date, but it is a good beginning for kids. Besides, it provides the opening for a conversation on how science is fallible and constantly changing to correct itself.

Why does the puffer fish puff?

Why does the giraffe have a long neck?

Why is the cactus so popular?

Why is the platypus so unusual?

Why are tortoises different?

Why is Lonesome George lonely?