COOL TOOLS

Cool Tools time! In Cool Tools, your guide will introduce an object, tool, or product that relates to her work in some way. You will get to see the ACTUAL tools our amazing guides use in experiments and get to learn about the history behind them.

Make sure to head over to basecamp to catch up on all our campisodes and try out all of the fun downloadable activities!

Campisode #1: Cool Tools

Myria Perez
Paleontologist

Click the image above to download this week's 'DIY Dino DIG' activity! 🦖

Fossil Fun with Paleontologist, Myria Perez

Welcome to campisode 1 of Cool Tools! This episode features our guide and talented Paleontologist, Myria Perez. Myria dives into her job as a paleontologist, talks about some uber cool tools she uses while on the job, and even takes you through an experiment... that may or may not involve bones and perhaps some cookies. 🍪 Enjoy!

Campisode #3: Cool Tools

Gracie Ermi
Research Software Engineer

Click the image above to download this week's 'Whale Tail Bookmark' activity!

Learn How Artificial Intelligence Saves Orcas

In this episode of Cool Tools, Gracie Ermi-- a Research Software Engineer at Vulcan-- takes you into the world of A.I. Gracie's job allows her to help save animals by creating coding thats used to measure the health of orcas. Amazing, right? Watch the full episode to learn more about Gracie's job and how much of a difference it makes!

Campisode #4: Cool Tools

Sam Wynns
Conservation Biologist

Click the image above to download this week's 'Nature Journal' activity!

Snagging Slithering Snakes

Conservation Biologist, Sam Wynns joins Curiosity Camp this week to tell us all about her love for snakes, protecting ecosystems from extinction (super important!) and the tools she uses to do her job. You also get to meet Sam’s very cool friend, Wilson (psst he’s a snake).

Campisode #7: Cool Tools

Beata Mierzwa
Molecular Biologist

Click the image above to download this week's 'Microscopy Marbling' activity!

Human Cell Images Turned Into Fashion Pieces!

Molecular Biologist, Beata Mierzwa joins Curiosity Camp this week to tell us all about her amazing job and how science and fashion in fact can be combined for some DIY fun! Along with researching cells to help cure cancer, Beata is also a very talented fashion designer. Her love for science matched with her DIY skills result in some really cool projects.