Why Texas was not prepared for Winter Storm Uri
The February storm left dozens of Texans dead and millions without power—and exposed an aging energy grid unprepared for a changing climate. Can we build something better?
Asian American scientists in STEM classrooms: increasing inclusion and visibility
Learn about Asian and Pacific Islander American scientists who have helped change the world, and the call for greater inclusion of their work in curriculum and textbooks.
Meet the Site Coordinators of NOVA Science Studio
The new national program will be led by five site coordinators and include 30 middle and high-school students grouped into regional cohorts from the Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, and West Coast.
The aerospace startup that's revolutionizing resource transport
With a fleet of hybrid-powered autonomous aircraft, Elroy Air's Kofi Asante is working to democratize access to resources by changing how they are transported.
Tongass National Forest is 'America's Last Climate Sanctuary'
Opening up the Tongass National Forest to additional logging and development could have serious implications for both the environment and the Alaska Native communities that depend on it.
Inaugural 'Black in X' Weeks Foster Inclusivity and Empowerment in STEM
Discover how Black in STEM events defined 2020, and how science educators can harness the spirit of inclusiveness in the classroom.
Reflecting on the Power of Experiential Learning with Biologist Dr. Monica Hall-Porter
The pandemic has significantly changed approaches to experiential learning with the shift to virtual classrooms. Monica Hall-Porter has found creative ways to model new methods for this type of pedagogy.