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The Giant Ground Sloth

In one of our less predictable Teachable Moments, we learn about the now extinct Giant Ground Sloth, what fossils are, and why the Georgia Coast is such a great place to find them.

August 15, 2013

Barrier Island

We define the term “Barrier Island” to better explain what Skidaway Island and other nearby islands are.

August 15, 2013

Radiation

We explore the field of nuclear medicine technology with an explanation of the two types of radiation and the important differences in them.

August 15, 2013

Icing & Heating Injuries

Our certified athletic trainer teaches us why it’s better to ice some injuries and heat others, for the fastest recovery possible.

August 15, 2013

Osmoregulation

Our expert explains why fish thrive in salt water, including an explanation of osmoregulation, as well as the roles of osmosis and active transport.

August 15, 2013

Maintaining a Natural Sea Environment

Maintaining a Natural Sea Environment: We learn how the nitrogen cycle works under water to help employees maintain a natural sea environment, including the impact of temperature, pH and the salinity...

August 15, 2013

Lighting

We again focus on technology, this time comparing incandescent lighting to LED lighting, learning how each works, along with the advantages and disadvantages of each.

August 15, 2013

How Air Conditioners Work

This technology-based segment explains in simple terms the way refrigerant and evaporation combine to create air conditioning.

August 15, 2013

KIA Motors Manufacturing Georgia

Fast Forward travels to the West side of the state to clear up some misconceptions about modern factories. We visit KIA Motors Manufacturing Georgia in West Point. This state of the art facility...

August 15, 2013

Six Flags Over Georgia

There’s a man working at Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell, who claims to have the best job in North America. Who could pass up an opportunity to find out why? Not us! And it turns out there are a...

August 15, 2013

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