Anime Blog Recommendations

Anime Blog Recommendations   Animescience101 has been part of the anime blogosphere since 2014.  FYI– the anime blogosphere refers to the collection of blogs and personal websites discussing anime.  I haven’t really talked much about the other anime blogs out there.  Well, I think it’s about time I changed that.  There are a lot of Read More …

Teaching with Anime- A Silent Voice

Teaching with Anime- A Silent Voice and Sound! Euphonium The most obvious use of A Silent Voice in a classroom setting would be as part of a unit on bullying and the consequences of bullying.  However, I’ll be leaving that to educators with far more experience in teaching that area.  This is not to say Read More …

Deafness in A Silent Voice

Deafness in A Silent Voice   A Silent Voice premiered in the fall of 2017, and made a big splash in the anime community, and will be released on Netflix soon.  The reason I am talking about A Silent Voice is not for its portrayal of bullying and suicide which are very important issues especially Read More …

Misaka Mikoto- The Walking Stun Gun

A Certain Scientific Railgun- Misaka Mikoto the walking stun gun   Misaka Mikoto level 5 electromaster, and the resident bug zapper of Academy City is the lead heroine of her own story in A Certain Scientific Railgun, a spinoff of A Certain Magical Index.  As a master of electromagnetism, Misaka Mikoto has a wide range Read More …

Flying Colors Foundation Update

Flying Colors Foundation update I know I’m a little late to the party on this one, but seeing as I did write a blog post promoting the Flying Colors Foundation, I felt the need to speak up.  I was first approached by the Flying Colors Foundation on February 8th about writing a blog post to Read More …

Cells At Work

Cells at Work Cells at Work is an ongoing manga series by Akane Shimizu, and it follows in the Japanese tradition of turning anything into cute girls.  In this case it is the cells of the human body that are being turned into cute girls, and a few good-looking guys.  What makes this series truly Read More …

My Hero Academia- Shoto and Momo vs. Aizawa

My Hero Academia- Yaoyorozu and Nitinol   In season 2 episode 22 of My Hero Academia Todoroki and Yaoyorozu must battle against Aizawa during their final exams.  Now the teacher in me can’t really see how having students fight against their teacher in any way counts as a final exam, but this is anime so Read More …