Brains On! Podcast: Electricity

The Bakken Museum is featured on a series of episodes of the kids science podcast Brains On! from American Public Media and Minnesota Public Radio. Hear Bakken educators and volunteers share stories of the nature of electricity, static parties, and what happens when you rub amber with sheep’s wool. Shocking!

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Kid Connection Feature: Jayden at The Bakken Museum

Meet Jayden, a smart young man looking for a loving family. Watch his recent visit, and learn more about Jayden and his interest in robotics and coding in this great Twin Cities Live Kid Connection segment. Watch the video here: http://twincitieslive.com/article/stories/s4678063.shtml

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Spooky Science on FOX 9

Thank you to Fox 9‘s The Jason Show for stopping by earlier this week to do some Spooky Science with us! Discovery Days: Spooky Science is this Saturday, come in costume and get $2 off admission.

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Off The Beaten Path: US News & World Report

US News and World Report named The Bakken Museum one of Minneapolis’ best “off-the-beaten-path” sites in the Twin Cities, alongside Harriet Island Regional Park and the Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden. Read more here: https://travel.usnews.com/features/8-off-the-beaten-path-attractions-to-visit-in-minneapolis-locals-picks

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GSK Science of Sports on WCCO

As a part of the Science in the Summer program, The Bakken Museum educators visitied a group of St. Paul grade schoolers for an indoor science camp. Report by Amelia Santaniello. Read more here: http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/video/3707771-st-paul-stem-students-learn-science-in-sports/

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Nanoscience at Owatonna Library

Educators from the Bakken Museum play with fire during a presentation Thursday morning at the Owatonna Public Library. The program was titled “Small Stuff, Big Deal,” and concentrated on nanoscience. Read more Here: http://www.southernminn.com/owatonna_peoples_press/news/article_787e215a-6425-5f3b-9649-d53469bcd457.html

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Grand Rapids Students Explore Small Stuff with The Bakken Museum

The Bakken Museum educators visited schools in Grand Rapids in March to share hands-on experiments, demonstrations and STEM activities as a part of the museum’s health and wellness initiatives throughout the state. Read More here: http://www.grandrapidsmn.com/gallery/featured/grand-rapids-students-participate-in-stem-education-through-bakken-museum/collection_15cdaad8-08e9-11e7-8f9f-730bbb65ac48.html#6

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A Passion for Science at The Bakken

A Passion for Science at The Bakken — KFAI Radio

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