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What makes the perfect bagel? – Class Activity


Engage students with a delicious chemistry lesson using the video “Why New York Has the Best Bagels” from the American Chemical Society (above). Show students…read more


How will robots affect your career options?


As artificial intelligence gets better and better, traditional careers such as law and medicine will undergo radical changes, according to computer scientists. Continue reading

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West Virginia students reveal how a chemical spill affected their community

Student Voice

Students at Richwood High School in West Virginia reported on the importance of water quality in their community and the far-reaching effects of the chemical spill. Continue reading

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How does a computer diagnose cancer?


Artificial intelligence could soon become a new weapon in the battle against cancer, although doctors have ethical questions about its use. Continue reading

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In the California Drought, What Is My Role? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

This lesson asks students to think critically about the effects of drought, their personal water use, and how best to conserve water. Continue reading


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