Midland ACS Educational Videos

The following are links to original section-sourced videos.  These are intended to provide information, offer ideas for some in-home activities, and give some educators material they might use in their classrooms.  If you have questions,  or need more information, please contact Gina Malczewski at reginamalczewski@gmail.com

LinkDateTopic/TitleConcepts
https://youtu.be/e0DFBAvTIioApril, 2020Peter Sinclair (videographer): Here Today - Renewable Solutions to Climate ChangeSustainability, renewable energy
https://youtu.be/cPd8S_8PQtEApril, 2020Paul Gross: The Scientific Truth About Global WarmingMeteorology, data behind concerns about climate change
https://youtu.be/0w-yR_fDH4QApril, 2020Dana Kirk: The Food Waste Challenge - Opportunities and Technologies to Address the Global Problem Food waste; biofuels
https://youtu.be/m5BiNArdZLc
April, 2020Sandra Svoboda: From Rust to Resilience - What Climate Change Means for Great Lakes CitiesClimate issues that impact the Great Lakes: water use and conservation (several short segments related to info at https://www.greatlakesnow.org/2020/04/rust-resilience-climate-change-great-lakes-cities/
Algal bloom, shoreline loss, freshwater access, etc.
https://youtu.be/kEuvaJLjkIY April, 2020Carbon dioxide and Climate ChangeSublimation, acidity, density.
https://youtu.be/fF1g_Haa8zA April, 2020Polymers and BioplasticsPolymers, subunits, crosslinks, bioplastics, making water pods.
https://youtu.be/FOCGQ2hYQYEApril, 2020Water and PurificationMolecules, water facts, water cycle, states of matter, polarity, density, purification by “distillation”.
https://youtu.be/fDmL69-A-GwAugust, 2020Blue and YellowDensity, mixing, colors, identification of unknowns.
https://youtu.be/YPUYJCwC5B8December, 2020Slime vs. Silly PuttyPolymers, crosslinking, properties, stretch, solubility, bounce.
https://youtu.be/WP1fFBrhzJMDecember, 2020Sticking with Chemistry: How and Why Things StickAdhesion, cohesion, effects of temperature and surfaces; physical adhesion.