Are You Serious That Long to Drive to Space?

We just learned an unbelievable fact kids.  It only takes about an hour to drive to space. Yep, it is true! Astronomer Fred Hoyle was the first to point out that if you could drive a car upwards at 95km/h (60mph), it would only take about an hour to get into space. The learning and amazing facts keep getting better kids!

Pookie is going under the Sea!

Pookie is virtually going under the sea to visit and meet different types of sea life. It is so great to sit down and learn about life under the sea and the different water creatures that help to define the planet earth! Lets become great sea geniuses together kids!!

A Star Can Spin How Fast!? Wow!

Hi kids! Did you know that A neutron star can spin 600 times in one second. Now that is fast! What is a neutron star? A neutron star is the collapsed core of a massive supergiant star! You can read more about it and the about the universe during your silent reading genius moments!

How Do They Sleep!!?

Oh my goodness kids! Did you know that horses, zebras, elephants, and sometimes cows sleep standing up! Well it is true. Horses able to do this through the stay apparatus, a special system of tendons and ligaments that enables a horse to lock the major joints in its legs. I don’t know how comfortable that would be…

Cream Ice? What is that?

We love ice cream here at the Dill Purple Geniuses! Did you know kids that ice cream in the past use to be called “cream ice”? Now that is truly an antonym and very backwards. It seems, cream ice appeared regularly at the table of Charles I during the 17th century. France was introduced to…