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The Parent Show

How to Encourage Little Scientists? Get Out of the Way!

POSTED ON 05/02/11
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Expert advice from astrophysicist and all-around smartypants,  Neil deGrasse Tyson: If you want your kid to love science (and grow up just like Neil?!), let them be kids, he says. Playing in puddles, taking things apart, and asking endless questions today can cultivate the best scientific minds of tomorrow.

Angela Santomero and Neil deGrasse Tyson




  • http://teachscience4all.wordpress.com/2011/05/02/how-do-you-encourage-your-child-to-be-a-scientist-neil-degrasse-tyson/ How do you encourage your child to be a scientist? Neil deGrasse Tyson | Science for All

    [...] regarding the natural world… and the idea that it may get messy and that’s ok. Click HERE if you are unable to see the embedded video [...]

  • http://www.pbs.org/parents/education/encourage-scientists/ Encourage Scientists . Education . PBS Parents | PBS

    [...] How can you encourage little scientists? Get out of the way! [...]




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