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Free twice-monthly video podcast for science teachers from PASCO scientific. We cover tips and tricks for using PASCO probeware, experiments, and equipment in your science classroom.

Free twice-monthly video podcast for science teachers from PASCO scientific. We cover tips and tricks for using PASCO probeware, experiments, and equipment in your science classroom.
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United States

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Free twice-monthly video podcast for science teachers from PASCO scientific. We cover tips and tricks for using PASCO probeware, experiments, and equipment in your science classroom.

Language:

English


Episodes

Wireless Heart Rate Sensors Overview

5/8/2018
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Learn about the two wireless heart rate sensor configurations and how to connect them for data collection.

Duration:00:02:26

Wireless Colorimeter and Turbidity Sensor Overview

3/23/2018
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PASCO's Wireless Colorimeter and Turbidity Sensor can measure the transmittance and absorbance of colored solutions and determine the turbidity of water samples.

Duration:00:09:19

Wireless Weather Sensor with GPS Overview

3/15/2018
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PASCO's Wireless Weather Sensor with GPS provides 17 measurements for tracking environmental conditions. Learn about these measurements from the built-in weather, light, compass, and GPS sensing elements and see quick demonstrations of the setups for two applications: mapping measurements and setting up a temporary weather station with the Weather Vane Accessory.

Duration:00:04:19

Modular Circuits Overview

12/14/2017
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Learn basic circuits with the Modular Circuits system, which eliminates the mess of wires and lets students build working circuits that match their schematic diagram.

Duration:00:08:16

Photosynthesis with the Wireless CO2 Sensor

12/6/2017
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The Wireless CO2 Sensor allows you to gather evidence of a plant undergoing photosynthesis and respiration within minutes.

Duration:00:04:23

Wireless CO2 Sensor Overview

11/17/2017
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Introduction to the Wireless CO2 Sensor with a quick demo of how to use it to measure the concentration of carbon dioxide in exhaled breath.

Duration:00:02:53

Acid-Base Titration

11/7/2017
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Learn how to quickly obtain an acid-base titration curve using SPARKvue software with a Wireless pH Sensor, AirLink, and Drop Counter.

Duration:00:05:01

Diffusion

7/3/2017
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We investigate diffusion using dialysis tubing to model a semipermeable cell membrane and the PASCO Wireless pH Sensor. Download the Diffusion SPARKlab free.

Duration:00:04:10

Pressure in Reactions

6/8/2017
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Learn how the Wireless Pressure Sensor can be used to record the pressure change in reactions which produce or consume a gas.

Duration:00:03:24

Inverse Square Law

6/7/2017
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How does light intensity decrease the farther you get from a light source? We gather data to model this using a point-like light source and the PASCO Wireless Light Sensor. Download the SPARKvue lab configuration file from: http://www.pasco.com/resources/inversesquare.spklab

Duration:00:03:55

Conductivity and Concentration

6/6/2017
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We investigate the relationship between a solution's concentration and its conductivity using the PASCO Wireless Conductivity Sensor.

Duration:00:04:58

Wireless Light Sensor Overview

6/1/2017
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Learn about the capabilities of the PASCO Wireless Light Sensor. We first use its ambient sensor to investigate the UV light-blocking capabilities of eyeglasses, and then we explore the reflection of light from different color surfaces.

Duration:00:04:28

Wireless Conductivity Sensor Overview

5/26/2017
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What causes the conductivity in a sports drink? We use the PASCO Wireless Conductivity Sensor to find out if it's due to the drink's sugar or its salt.

Duration:00:07:01

Ohm's Law

5/25/2017
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We explore the relationship between voltage and current for a resistor and a light bulb using PASCO's Wireless Voltage Sensor and Wireless Current Sensor.

Duration:00:04:43

How Much Physics Can You Do with the Smart Cart?

12/21/2016
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Fourteen great ideas for using the PASCO Wireless Smart Cart in your physics lab. Plus one bad one.

Duration:00:03:30

Lemon Battery

12/16/2016
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Create a lemon battery and use the Wireless Voltage Sensor to explore electrochemistry.

Duration:00:03:34

pH of Household Chemicals

11/17/2016
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Measure the pH of various chemicals using the PASCO Wireless pH Sensor and SPARKvue software.

Duration:00:04:48

Wireless Voltage Sensor Overview

11/15/2016
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Learn about the PASCO Wireless Voltage Sensor as we measure the voltages of batteries in series.

Duration:00:03:52

Centripetal Force and Acceleration

11/2/2016
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Explore the relationships among the variables involved in centripetal acceleration and centripetal force using the PASCO Wireless Force Acceleration Sensor.

Duration:00:08:07

Renewable Energy Kit Introduction

8/31/2016
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Learn about the PASCO Renewable Energy Kit (SE-7611), its free lab activities, and the initial assembly of its wind turbine.

Duration:00:05:29