Science Trek

Trees: Full Show

Clip: Special | 28m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

Trees are the oldest, tallest and heaviest things on Earth. How do they grow and survive? Why are they essential to life on our planet? Brian Jorgenson, Boise City Forester and Michelle Youngquist, Educational Coordinator for Project Learning Tree answer students’ questions. Host Joan Cartan-Hansen also tours the University of Idaho Parma Research station to learn more about growing stone fruit.

Aired: 11/19/13

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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Science Trek is a place where parents, kids, and educators can watch short, educational videos on a variety of science topics. Every Monday Science Trek releases a new video that introduces children to math, science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career potentials in a fun, informative way.