Generate interest in science and stimulate students' imagination with KQED's free standards-aligned science education resources.
Explore fundamental science concepts through the lens of climate science and the use of digital media resources.
Sharpen your educator tool kit with KQED Science Lab resources. This new KQED Education program is a professional development opportunity for Bay Area educators designed to support multimedia integration in science for Pre-K to 3rd grade classrooms.
Educational content from our local radio, television, and web series.
Explore the history of one of America's greatest natural resources - San Francisco Bay.
Bring the ocean into your classroom with standards-based lessons, educational videos and online games.
A database of local and national multimedia resources based on popular PBS programming.
Tips and Tools for Using Science Multimedia
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Blog | May 21, 2013
Posted by Andy Soth
Freshwater expert Sandra Postel reveals how water is destined to become our most precious resource— and the impact of your
personal water footprint.
Biology | May 20, 2013
Posted by Dr. Barry Starr
The American chestnut was the king of the trees in forests in the eastern U.S. until a fungus from Asia brought them down.
We are getting very close to making a resistant American chestnut. Now the question is whether or not we should plant it
out in the wild.
Blog | May 16, 2013
Posted by Clancy J. Wolf
New understandings about how scientists think inspire changes in school science standards.
Blog | May 14, 2013
Posted by David Huppert
A conversation with a forestry expert reveals doughnuts as unlikely contributors to global deforestation.
Environment | May 13, 2013
Posted by Peter Lollo
If your town were suddenly struck by an earthquake or hurricane, you could count on the arrival of police, firefighters, and
medical technicians to aid in the emergency response. As of this past January, the US government has added a new team of responders
to this list—scientists.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
We Need You!
Volunteer during our current on-air radio fundraising drive. It's a great way to support KQED Radio with your time. You can really make a difference!
Enter the New "ImageMakers" Screening Room
Enjoy films from present and past seasons of KQED's short independent film series, divided into Animation, Comedy, Drama, and Suspense.