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What’s the deal? Test your eating disorders I.Q.! Produced by PBS Kids GO!/It’s My Life.

HazardFarm

In this interactive activity adapted from the National Library of Medicine, explore the environmental hazards found on farms, including agricultural runoff, barns and silos, crop fields, farm animals, farm ponds, feeding operations, homes, landfills, and off-road vehicles. Produced by WGBH/Tox … Continue reading

CalorieActivityTransposer

Let’s face it — you need a certain number of calories just to keep going — up to 2000 a day! But what does it take to burn off those “extra” calories? Ask the CAT! Produced by MPT.

bodyneeds

Why do we eat? How do our bodies use the foods we eat? What organ or system in your body may not be getting enough of what it needs? This interactive feature from NOVA’s “Dying to Be Thin” Web site … Continue reading

airquality

This interactive activity adapted from “Air Quality Index: A Guide to Air Quality and Your Health” by the U.S. EPA examines how data related to pollutants in the air are collected and reported. Produced by WGBH/Air Quality Index: A Guide … Continue reading

scanning_the_brain

Here’s a look at five of the most important technologies that have allowed scientists to peer inside the workings and structure of the living human brain. Produced by WNET/Secret Life of the Brain.

disease-detective

How do epidemiologists track disease outbreaks? Find out as you try to trace a mysterious new illness to its source. Produced by WGBH/Nova.

fighting-back

A mumps virus enters the body, then enters a cell. There it makes copies of itself. How does the immune system respond? It’s up to you to figure it out. A play-by-play explanation will follow, as well as an explanation … Continue reading

WhatsforLunch

What’s for lunch? The website American Lunchroom has an answer, and it isn’t (often) pretty. The site asks kids to send in photos of what they’re eating in school cafeterias across the country. In conjunction with the broadcast of Food, … Continue reading

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