5 Links About Skiing and Snowboarding to Share with Curious Kids

These skiers and snowboarders take winter shredding to the next level.

Share quick links with your kids curated by Today Box. Today Box curates fun, educational videos and media for curious kids, parents and educators.

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Week of February 1, 2016

LED Night Suits

How can you up your game on the mountain at night? LED snowsuits.

flares

Or you could flare it up like this guy.

oneyearoldsnowboarder

You don’t have to be potty trained to shred some pow like this one-year-old.

Chloe Kim

Or out of middle school like Chloe Kim, who won a gold medal at the X Games.

sun dog

And you can always take your dog.

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Week of May 2, 2015

Gas Giant

It takes 25 days, seven people, and 30,000 kites to assemble Jacob Hashimoto’s “Gas Giant” art installation. Oversee an installation at the Museum of Contemporary of Art in this timelapse.

 

bots

What would the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina look like if it was invaded by giant robots and wind-up toys? Watch this short film by Black Sheep Films to find out!

Jessica Hippo

Jessica the Hippo is no ordinary hippo. See this unusual pet snuggle under blankets, sneak snacks from the kitchen, and sleep with the family dogs in this funny video.

wave machine

Science teacher Alom Shaha shows you how to make an inexpensive wave machine using common materials you can find in your home in this video from the Today Box archives.

letter sounds

What sounds would alphabet letter shapes make in music? They Might Be Giants helps spark the imagination in this music video called “Letter Sounds.”

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Share awesome, fun links with your kids on an Internet Field Trip curated for Parent Co. by Today Box. Today Box curates fun and educational daily facts, videos, photos, and jokes for curious kids and the grown-ups who raise them.

Week of April 4, 2015

lunar eclipse

Did you miss the shortest lunar eclipse of the century this morning? You can learn more about it on Today Box and link to a recorded live stream of the event!

volcano

Dive into an active volcano with a very brave explorer in this explosive video!

leaf pile

Play in a pile of leaves and take victory laps with this frisky Siberian husky!

boxes

Listen to the sounds of the band Walk Off the Earth in a room made of cardboard in their music video “Little Boxes.”

otter

Swim and play with a baby otter pup at Shedd Aquarium.

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Week of March 14, 2015

candy rocket

Launch a rocket fueled by 20 pieces of soft candy 813 feet into the air in this short film explaining the Candy Rocket Project in Japan.

Holi

This week people all over the world celebrated the spring festival of colors called Holi. Take a trip to India to experience it for yourself in this short film.

chameloen

Scientists used to believe chameleons change color to camouflage themselves in their environments. They now know this isn’t true. Learn more about why chameleons change colors in this short video by Veritasium.

Koa Smith

Experience the beauty and thrill of surfing off the African coast with Koa Smith. Ride in a barrel for 30 seconds with film shot with a GoPro.

MOMA

Tour the Video Game Collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

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Week of March 7, 2015

Ok Go

Ok Go and Sesame Street teamed up to create this stop motion music video about primary and secondary colors.

barn owl

Check out the Live Owl Cam posted to Today Box. Learn about the lives of a pair of barn owls and their owlets in real time!

cranes

You’ve never seen origami like this before! Watch paper cranes shake their tails off with the use of music and electromagnets in this short video.

lego

Take a trip back through time and learn about the history of Legos in this short animated film about persistence, determination, and creativity.

Mo'ne Davis

Visit the ball field and learn why Sports Illustrated Kids named Mo’ne Davis SportsKid of the Year for 2014 in this short video from the Today Box archives.

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Week of March 1, 2015

cats in sun

Spend the day with a pile of cats as they follow a patch of sunlight in this timelapse video. Learn why cats love napping in the heat and the sun at Today Box.

Levers

Take a trip to ancient times to learn about how levers were invented and how they work in this video from TED-Ed.

Global Shipping Traffic

What does a week’s worth of global shipping traffic look like on Earth? Zoom out to get a worldwide view using satellite technology in this stunning video.

everything is awesome

Take a trip to the Academy Awards and watch a performance of “Everything is Awesome” from the Lego movie in this short video.

Obliteration Room

Visit the Obliteration Room by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama at the Tate Gallery. See a blank white room transform into a colorful and dotted art installation.

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Week of February 21, 2015

clock

You’ll never need to worry about checking the clock in your classroom again. This clock robot writes down the time on a whiteboard. Watch it in action in a video posted to Today Box.

silly putty

You’ve never seen silly putty or magnets in action like this! Watch this magnetic silly putty eat a rare Earth magnet in this video clip.

ball pit

Take a trip to Chicago’s Union Station and witness one of the best pranks ever – a secret ball pit door.

dominoes

Three cheers for dominoes! Visit the Brattleboro Museum of Art in Vermont for their annual domino toppling. See 27,134 dominoes topple over in this short video.

bird flight patterns

Fly high in the sky with black vultures in New Jersey in this stop motion video produced by ornithologist Dennis Hlysnksy.

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FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 7, 2015

 

[stag_columns][stag_one_half]acorn[/stag_one_half] [stag_one_half_last]Neil Bromhall filmed an acorn for eight months. Watch an acorn turn into an oak sapling in this visually stunning timelapse video on Today Box.[/stag_one_half_last] [stag_one_half]beat blox[/stag_one_half] [stag_one_half_last]Beat Blox is a fun, do-it-yourself electronic instrument. See wood blocks on turntables drop beats and mix sounds in this video.[/stag_one_half_last] [stag_one_half]Seaside[/stag_one_half] [stag_one_half_last]Colorful claymation sea creatures come alive in this delightful stop motion short by Tyler Nicolson.[/stag_one_half_last] [stag_one_half]Stars [/stag_one_half] [stag_one_half_last]Take a trip to space to learn about the birth and death of stars in this short film by BBC Science and Nature.[/stag_one_half_last] [stag_one_half]dog go pro[/stag_one_half] [stag_one_half_last]Ever wonder what it’s like to see from a dog’s point of view? Strap on a GoPro and see what this dog is so happy about in this favorite video from the Today Box archives.[/stag_one_half_last] [/stag_columns]

 

Take an Internet Field Trip: 5 Links to Share with Your Kids

Share awesome, fun links with your kids on an Internet Field Trip curated for Parent Co. by Today Box. Today Box curates fun and educational daily facts, videos, photos, and jokes for curious kids and the grown-ups who raise them.

FOR THE WEEK OF JANUARY 31, 2015

 

Chloe Kim
Photo by Brett Wihelm, ESPN

This week 14-year-old Chloe Kim earned a goal medal at the X Games. She holds the title for youngest competitor to win a medal at the X Games. Watch her rip it up on her snowboard on Today Box.

 

 

Yuki-taro

 

Meet Yuki-taro, Japan’s newest snowbot. This robot eats up snow and poops out snow bricks. You can see Yuki-taro in action in this short video.

 

 

 

Flow Visuals

All NASA spacecraft go through a series of flight tests. Engineers use these tests to improve designs and flight. NASA released a video showing a series of air flow visuals from different NASA spacecraft over the years.

 

Surfing Dolphins

 

There’s nothing like watching a group of dolphins surfing in the sun. Watch this footage of dolphins captured by a drone in Australia.

 

Googly Eyes

Have endless fun with googly eyes in this music video by Caspar Babypants from the Today Box archives.

 

 

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