Archives: Technology

cancer

Modifying cell genes could help beat blood cancer

Video

An experimental treatment turns a leukemia patient’s immune system into a cancer-fighting weapon. Continue reading

cancerleukemiaScienceTechnology
amish

iPad vs Chromebook battle plays out in Amish country

Video

The battle over the $13-billion market for educational technology has spread to Ohio’s Amish country, where many students live without electricity, television or phones. Continue reading

Amisheducational technologyTechnology
Women-technology-Silicon-Valley (1)

How outstanding women in STEM fields overcame obstacles – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson explores the careers of 19 great female scientists, the challenges they overcame and whether those challenges are still present in students’ lives. Continue reading

ScienceSocial Issuessocial studiesSTEMTechnologywomenWomen's History Month
cables

Net neutrality rules ensure equal access to the Internet

Video

The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 in support of net neutrality, approving new rules to protect equal access to the Internet. Continue reading

free speechnet neutralitySocial IssuesTechnology
Germany's Best eSports Teams Gather At Intel Friday Night Games

How computers learned to beat Atari video games

Video

Could you beat a machine at a video game? With a new system created by artificial intelligence researchers, it just became less likely. Continue reading

artificial intelligenceAtariScienceTechnology

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3