Success Stories

This 17-Year-Old Won the World Championship for Excel Spreadsheets

This 17-Year-Old Won the World Championship for Excel Spreadsheets

Most people don’t use Excel unless they really have to and generally it is related to work. Spreadsheets, budgets or inventory are common reasons...

Maryam Mirzakhani, the First Woman to Win Fields Medal for Maths, Passes Away Aged 40

Maryam Mirzakhani, the First Woman to Win Fields Medal for Maths, Passes Away Aged 40

Maryam Mirzakhani was a mathematical genius shot to fame after winning the prestigious Fields Medal in 2014 , at the age of 37. She...

Celebrating 11 Great Mothers of Science and Engineering

Celebrating 11 Great Mothers of Science and Engineering

This Mother’s Day, we compiled a list of our favorite mothers — of science. These women revolutionized their respective fields, becoming a “mother” of...

12-year-old Girl Scores Higher Than Einstein and Hawking on IQ Test

12-year-old Girl Scores Higher Than Einstein and Hawking on IQ Test

A 12-year-old girl, Rajgauri Pawar, who sat an IQ test overwhelmingly scored way above the genius benchmark and exceeded the scores of renowned theoretical physicist...

The Life and Times of Astrophysicist and TVStar Neil deGrasse Tyson

The Life and Times of Astrophysicist and TVStar Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson tie lover, wine enthusiast, scientist, teacher, public speaker, showman and all round nice guy. But how did he become so well...

These 17 Awesome Women Engineers are Taking Charge in 2017

These 17 Awesome Women Engineers are Taking Charge in 2017

In honor of International Women’s Day 2017, we’re celebrating 17 of our favorite females revolutionizing the engineering field. These women succeed daily in roles...

Google CEO Responds to 7-Year-Old’s Letter Asking for a Job

Google CEO Responds to 7-Year-Old’s Letter Asking for a Job

Plenty of kids write letters or send messages to their heroes daily. However, few expect such interesting replies, if they even receive a reply...

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...