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Science Central

Science Central
Welcome to Science Central - a source for sparking interest in science subjects and careers. Science encompasses a range of subjects: biology, chemistry, ecology, physics and more. Specializing in science can lead to a career as a biology professor, astrophysicist or director of research at a wildlife park. The possibilities are infinite on what can be studied and what careers students can pursue.

<a href="http://pbskids.org/scigirls/" target="_blank"><strong>Sci Girls </strong></a>
Every girl can be a SciGirl with a groundbreaking new TV show and interactive website that will transform the way tween girls look at science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). The empowering series has the right formula to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
<a href="http://www.pbs.org/teachers/scigirls/" target="_blank">Get resources for teachers.</a> <a href="http://www.pbs.org/parents/scigirls/"> Get resources for parent. </a>

<a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/" target="_blank"><strong>NOVAscience Now </strong></a>
David Pogue, popular technology reporter for The New York Times, takes the helm for Season 6 of the WGBH Boston-produced series, taking viewers on a six-week journey of provocative, themed episodes that feature the latest scientific breakthroughs that could contribute to a better understanding of ourselves and our place in the world.
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/broadcastschedule" title="Watch NOVAscience Now on GPB on GPB weekly" target="_blank">Watch NOVA on GPB.</a> <a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/" target="_blank">Or watch it online.</a>
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/chemistry-physics" title="Chemistry &amp; Physics" target="_blank"><strong>Chemistry &amp; Physics</strong></a>
This is a two part video series that teaches high school/college preparatory chemistry and physics. The series consists of Chemistry: A Study of Matter and Physics Fundamentals. Both subjects are delivered in video lessons that fill two semesters.
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/education/how-do-we-know" title="Climate Central - How Do We Know?" target="_blank"><strong>Climate Central - How Do We Know? </strong></a>
Georgia Public Broadcasting has partnered with Climate Central to present a series of videos highlighting different forms of climate change around the world, hosted and narrated by Dr. Heidi Cullen.
<a href="http://school.discoveryeducation.com/sciencefaircentral/" title="Discovery Education Science Fair Central" target="_blank"><strong>Discovery Education Science Fair Central</strong></a>
Your complete Science Fair Projects resource. From testable questions to investigations to presentations.
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/education/ecosense-for-living"><strong>EcoSense for Living </strong></a>
This half hour series looks at fresh ways to be eco-aware. From making your home energy-efficient, to training for green jobs to how to avoid “Nature Deficit Disorder
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/georgia-outdoors" title="Georgia Outdoors" target="_blank"><strong>Georgia Outdoors </strong></a>
An amazing view of all that Georgia’s natural environment has to offer, hosted by Emmy winning correspondent Sharon Collins.
<a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/98i" title="NOVA" target="_blank"><strong>NOVA </strong></a>
<strong>NOVA</strong> revolves around a simple premise: the world of science is exciting! For NOVA viewers, science means adventure and exploration. <a href="http://www.gpb.org/broadcastschedule" title="Watch NOVA on GPB weekly" target="_blank">Watch NOVA on GPB weekly</a>. Additionally <a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/teachers/" title="access NOVA Teachers" target="_blank">access NOVA Teachers</a>, standards based resources in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
<a href="http://www.gpb.org/programs/science-nature" title="Science &amp; Nature" target="_blank"><strong>Science &amp; Nature </strong></a>
GPB has a library of science, nature, health, medicine and technology.