Friday, September 22, 2017

S.T.E.M.

S.T.E.M.

Many pressing issues have been calling for attention these days – the unprecedented increase in mortality rates among white Americans, the Black Lives Matter movement and the upending of the Republican Party. At the root...

America's colleges and universities need to transform not only how but what they teach in introductory science courses, a group of scholars from Michigan State University argues in Science magazine. Melanie M. Cooper and colleagues...

New York schoolboy who made $72MILLION trading stocks on his lunch breaks - and now takes his friends out to dine on $400 caviar, drives a BMW and has definitely made his immigrant parents...

courtesy ScienceDaily July 3, 2013 — While public health officials around the world are on alert about the  pandemic potential of new disease threats, a team that includes Penn  State University biologist Marcel Salathé is...

CELEBRATE SCIENCE!  The 4th USA Science & Engineering Festival, the largest and only NATIONAL science festival, features nationwide contests and school programs, including our popular 'Nifty Fifty' science speaker program and X-STEM Symposium. The...

Courtesy of Hulu/The Jim Henson Company Hulu is quickly boosting it's programming line up to tap children's programming with the help of The Jen Henson Co.  “Our pod squad is right at home with Hulu...

Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, Northwestern University The fallen leaves remind, once again, that the Hunger Games of securing coveted tenure-track academic jobs have begun. This is my second year serving on the Northwestern University Department of Neurobiology...

UNILORIN - University of Ilorin The University of Ilorin, also known as Unilorin, is a university in Ilorin, Nigeria.  Unilorin was established by a decree of the Federal Military Government in 1975 and is a federal government owned...

Anne-Marie Imafidon is in a rush to get on with life. Perhaps that is why she passed a GCSE in computer science aged 10, became the youngest graduate to attain a masters degree, aged...
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"I don't know why I was super afraid of being a nerd but now I am super excited that I am one," Jessica Mays, of the technology photo start-up Twenty20, tells reporters from GlobalGirl...

Helicopter Taxi If your children are into transportation and making things go,  Helicopter Taxi is a must-have app. Using augmented reality, this app  uses the device’s camera to create an effect of a helicopter flying ...

Note: Next Workshop Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Sign up here.  The VEDC Women’s Business Center (WBC-LA.org) and TechinAmerica continues its free seminar series on web pages for entrepreneurs, presented by Porya Fard aka 'PK'. Talk about getting...