TED Ed: Synesthesia

Imagine what it would be like to see the color blue whenever you saw the number three, or tasted cherries when you heard a person's name. You may have heard of anesthesia, which means "without sensation."...

TED Ed: The Three Types of Tears

I cry at everything. Whether I'm moved by Katniss' bravery in Mocking Jay Part 1 (even though I knew everything that was going to happen as a result of reading the book) or because I got dust in my eye (I am...

Should Kids See ‘Unbroken’?

One of the longest-running best sellers of all time, Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand, has sold more than 4 million copies. And, as a fan of Hillenbrand (who also wrote the wonderful Seabiscuit), it’s one of...

Best Educational Tools of 2014

Today we're bringing you a recap of the best educational tools we've brought you throughout the last year. As a part of our Best of 2014 series, we aim to provide your family with some valuable tips and...

Best Educational Movies of 2014

The Best Educational Movies is one in a series covering Learning Liftoff's Best of 2014. We hope that Learning Liftoff has provided your family with some valuable movie reviews and suggestions as you navigate...