Explore the amazing technology that surrounds our everyday lives, in this exciting new original series called uTech, presented by Reading Rainbow and YouTube. In this episode, join host LeVar Burton as he takes a look at some of the places you may have not realized we encounter technology (from the moment we wake up to an alarm clock, until we go to bed at night and brush our teeth).
Not long ago, we didn’t have instant access to electricity that we are familiar with today. Now with a flip of a switch, a light bulb illuminates a room. In this uTech episode, follow LeVar and Reading Rainbow as we explore NEW and efficient ways that electricity is generated for things we use everyday! From solar panels, turbines, and even wind mills- we can see that electricity is generated in cleaner ways than ever before…but you don’t have to take our word for it. Check out the latest and greatest episode NOW!
Return every Wednesday for BRAND NEW uTech episodes!
Learn all about the incredible science behind the things you use in everyday life with new uTech episodes EVERY WEEK…but you don’t have to take our word for it!
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Welcome to the official home of Reading Rainbow on YouTube! Enjoy clips from the Classic TV Series and NEW videos with LeVar Burton like Story Time, Video Field Trips, uTech and more.
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Reading Rainbow was created in 1983 as a children’s television series designed to encourage reading. By the end of the series in 2009, it had produced 155 episodes, all hosted by famed actor/director LeVar Burton, best known for his distinguished TV roles — most notably Kunta Kinte on Roots and Geordi La Forge on Star Trek: The Next Generation.
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