Tag Archives: Geology

PhET Interactive Science and Math Simulations, Now in App Form!

PhET Interactive Science and Math Simulations, Now in App Form!

PhET, the good folks who have been bringing us free, interactive science and math simulations for years, now have an app, providing STEM education at its best. Read More

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Understanding The Mechanics Of Earthquakes

With the August 23, 2011 earthquake on the East coast of the United States, the internet has been a-buzz. We had quite the interesting discussions, behind closed doors, here at GeekMom. GeekMoms Patricia Vollmer and ChaosMandy started the discussion on the site. As someone who lives in the Pacific Ring and an area that has… Read More

Summer Travel Fun: Georgia’s Stone Mountain Park

Last weekend the family headed up to Atlanta for some fun sightseeing.  We had tickets to an Atlanta Braves baseball game on the Sunday afternoon of that weekend, but otherwise we sought out family-friendly, educational activities that wouldn’t break the bank. What to do…what to do…? Most families staying in downtown Atlanta would have considered… Read More