The Skinny on Pluto

Friday, 25 March 2011 by

Earlier this week on the space log, we talked about the planets in our solar system and how they are arranged in order from the sun. We learned about how something called a mnemonic device can help us remember things. We mentioned that while Pluto was included in our mnemonic, it is actually no longer

Remember This?

Wednesday, 23 March 2011 by

  Have you ever heard of a mnemonic device? No, it isn’t that thing your doctor uses to hold down your tongue when you say “ahhh.” A mnemonic device is a little trick that helps us to remember something which we might not otherwise be able to remember. You might be wondering what this has