Oded Kariti

Both academic scientist and independent researcher, professor Oded Kariti was born on July 15, 1975, in San Diego, California. At the age of four Kariti moved to New York City. His parents always encouraged him and stressed the importance of education. When he was around seven years old Kariti started sparking his interest in science. During high school, his talent was noticed by his physics professor who helped him further develop his interest and encouraged him to pursue a career in the field. After graduating as a valedictorian from Williams College, Kariti was admitted to Massachusetts Institute of Technology. From there he earned his B.S. degree in applied physics. The following year Oded Kariti went on to attend Princeton University as a junior fellow and remained there for six years until he moved to California to work on a research. When came back to California, Oded Kariti accepted a position as an assistant professor of applied physics at Pasadena.




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Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:01 AM in What Children's Books Do You Use in Science Istruction?
The Everything Kids' Science Experiments Book has some great experiments for kids. I use this with my class and kids at home. - Oded Kariti

Wed Oct 25, 2017 5:32 AM in Science Not Really a Subject

Recent Reviews by Oded

Wed Oct 25, 2017 5:50 AM
5 Amazing Book
This is an amazing book! I love the activities for my elementary level science classes. They take my kids a little longer than 5 minutes most of the time, closer to 10 or 15 minutes with most classes!

Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:31 AM
5 Great Science
This article explores a lot of information: the source of water on our planet, how water becomes a gas, how plants use water and produce water vapor, condensation, cloud formation, rain/snow/hail/freezing rain, several pages on why water should not be wasted, and concludes with this message: Be thankful for rain, don't grumble, because water is a gift from the sky.