Unlocking Science

Unlocking Science

3 Seasons

Explore science (and watch some things blow up!) with your new favorite science teacher,
Mr. Roger Patterson.

Unlocking Science
  • Unlocking Science

    Episode 1

    Science experiments in the lab at the Creation Museum

  • Don’t Be So Dense

    Episode 2

    Everything God created has specific properties. We can use these to distinguish fool’s gold (iron pyrite) from real gold.

  • Controlling Combustion

    Episode 3

    WARNING: Fire! Without thousands of controlled explosions, you wouldn’t be able to drive to the grocery store to get food for your family. Let’s learn about how we control combustion reactions.

  • Inky Chemistry

    Episode 4

    The inks we use in our everyday lives have some secrets. We will uncover them with these techniques you can use at home.

  • Under Pressure

    Episode 5

    Whether you realize it or not, the gases above you are pushing down on you wherever you go. While the gases around us don’t seem very strong, we will learn just how powerful they are.

  • Setting the Seasons Straight

    Episode 6

    Why do we get colder in winter and warmer in summer? Join us as we learn about how God created the earth to give us seasons.

  • Flaming Metals

    Episode 7

    God created elements. Each element has a unique signature. Learn how we identify metals by their flaming colors.

  • Physics of Flight

    Episode 8

    How does a giant metal tube fly through the air?

  • Crash Force

    Episode 9

    Things collide around you all the time. Let’s learn about force!

  • Animal Fingerprints

    Episode 10

    If our wallaby committed a crime, would you be able to convict him based on fingerprint evidence?

  • DNA Juice

    Episode 11

    Sucking the life out of a strawberry! DNA extraction made easy.

  • Fingerprints at Home

    Episode 12

    Every fingerprint is unique. Learn how you can look at your own amazing prints!

  • Rockets: Going Up—How Do You Launch a Satellite?

    Episode 13

    Learn about rockets and satellites from AiG's Dr. Danny Faulkner and Roger Patterson. We shoot off different rockets and learn more about air pressure.

    Parental supervision is required.

  • Popping Pop

    Episode 14

    Why does a can of soda explode if you freeze it? Roger Patterson and Dr. Jennifer Rivera examine adhesion, cohesion and density,

  • Fossil Extraction

    Episode 15

    How do fossils get from the ground to the museum? Plaster casting fossils to extract them in a safe way.

  • Bone Detective

    Episode 16

    Forensic anthropology identifies the differences between male and female skeletons.

  • How Far Is That Star?

    Episode 17

    Without a tape measure, how do astronomers measure the distance to a star?

  • The Golden Ratio

    Episode 18

    God has put amazing proportions into sunflowers, seashells, storms and all creation.

  • Flaming Foods

    Episode 19

    How does your body burn the food you eat?

  • Monsters in the Water

    Episode 20

    What is lurking in the pond?

  • Bending Light

    Episode 21

    How can you see things when they aren’t really there?

  • Up in Arms

    Episode 22

    How do your arms twist, lift, and pull?

  • Skeletons in the Closet

    Episode 23

    What bones can tell us about family history.

  • Are Birds Dinosaurs?

    Episode 24

    Are tiny T. rexes raiding your bird feeder?