Category Archives: Science

What Does Earth Day Mean Today?


Published April 18, 2013 On April 22 of each year people around the world plant trees, commute to work by bicycle and pick up trash…read more

Obama Hopes Mapping Project Reveals Brain’s Mysteries


Published April 8, 2013 President Obama rolled out an ambitious new scientific research initiative to study the brain last week that he hopes will bring…read more

Sinkhole Science is Actually Quite Simple


The drama of sinkholes, in which the earth can suddenly collapse and swallow up houses, has captured the popular imagination recently, but the science is…read more

Twitter Turns Seven


Published March 25, 2013 Happy 7th birthday, Twitter! When Jack Dorsey and his team launched their social networking site in 2006, they decided to name…read more

Techies Urge Kids to Learn Code


Published March 18, 2013 Schools across America teach all sorts of languages: French, Latin, Spanish, even Chinese. However, there’s one language that 9 out of…read more

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