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Engineering Students Make Cars for Kids with Limited Mobility

Engineering Students Make Cars for Kids with Limited Mobility

One event wanted children with limited mobility to feel like their able-bodied counterparts. The school of Engineering at Mercer University in Atlanta hosted a Go...

Beyond Sally Ride: Women of the World’s Space Programs

Beyond Sally Ride: Women of the World’s Space Programs

One of the most notable names in space exploration is Sally Ride. (It also helps she had a song made popular by Al Green...

The Final Frontier’s Forgotten Heroines

The Final Frontier’s Forgotten Heroines

The film Hidden Figures is set to hit US theaters in a few days, and reviews are already favorable. Based on a book of...

Who is Today’s Google Doodle? Celebrating the Life of Jagdish Chandra Bose

Who is Today’s Google Doodle? Celebrating the Life of Jagdish Chandra Bose

The name Jagdish Chandra Bose isn’t one many learn about in science classes. However, the Indian physicist, polymath, botanist, biophysicist and sci-fi writer pioneered several...

Sounds Like a Birthday: Doppler Turns 213

Sounds Like a Birthday: Doppler Turns 213

If he was still alive today, pioneering physicist and mathematician Christian Doppler would be celebrating his 213th birthday. During his life, Doppler paved the way through...

An Educational Revolution: Finland Scraps School Subjects

An Educational Revolution: Finland Scraps School Subjects

Finland just made a major move in its education system by scrapping traditional old school subjects. For most teenagers, school means taking plenty of core subjects,...

Happy Birthday, Marie Curie!

Happy Birthday, Marie Curie!

Marie Curie might be the single most important female scientist in history. Were she alive today, Curie would be celebrating...

History’s Heroes: The Most Influential Civil Engineers

History’s Heroes: The Most Influential Civil Engineers

As the global population continues to grow, the need for good civil engineers becomes even stronger. But who are some of the key figures...

Happy 61st Birthday, Bill Gates!

Happy 61st Birthday, Bill Gates!

We hope Bill Gates is celebrating his 61 years with 61 incredible things to do. Being the richest man on...

Happy 384th Birthday, Christopher Wren!

Happy 384th Birthday, Christopher Wren!

Sir Christopher Wren, Architect of London, would be 384 today. Wren’s legacy on London is beyond measure....