Powering Emriver Geomodels with batteries

Powering Emriver Geomodels with batteries

Students experimenting with an Emriver Em2 geomodel. There’s nothing quite as cool as running an Emriver model next to an actual river! It’s a fantastic way to teach fluvial geomorphology. Our Em2 and Em3 models are designed for portability, and you can...

Kids’ Lab at the University of Basel Explores River Science

Kids’ Lab at the University of Basel Explores River Science

Dr. Nikolaus Kuhn and Debora Haller work with students at the Kid’s Lab. Photo by Brigitte Kuhn. The University of Basel’s Kids’ Lab illustrates the world of natural science to children between 6 and 12 years of age by engaging them in hands-on exploration....

The joy in our job — teaching with our models.

The joy in our job — teaching with our models.

We’re in the business of building and selling river models.  Day-to-day, we talk to clients, spend hours fine-tuning prototypes, crunch numbers, write instruction manuals, program Arduino boards for flow controllers, and pack and ship models to schools, laboratories...

Project Eco ROVER: The Mobile Science Classroom

Project Eco ROVER: The Mobile Science Classroom

  Andrew Podoll teaches with our Emriver Em4 at Kickapoo Creek, Spring 2011   This is another in a series of posts in which we’re featuring some of our many interesting and impressive colleagues.  Stay tuned for more. Andrew Podoll, SIUC alum and former...