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Everything You Need to Know About the Hyperloop

The high-speed train Hyperloop One is still just an idea, but it's much closer to being a reality than most realize. The much-talked about Hyperloop One train, which could revolutionize public transportation, continues to move toward becoming a reality. Many still believe it's a pipe dream (ahem), but the people developing Hyperloop One certainly don't....

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By |January 3rd, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Tech Careers

The world is becoming an increasingly digital space and there are loads of tech careers available to the savvy STEM student. With technology developing rapidly and taking on vital roles in our everyday life everywhere we turn, tech careers are a rapidly growing sector of the economy. Students should be considering tech careers as they...

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By |December 13th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

The Demise of the Colorado River

The Colorado River is in perilous danger, which could mean disaster for the almost 32 million people who rely on it for drinking water and irrigation. In fact, the storied river has already been shockingly altered. Long-term drought in the American Southwest has made the Colorado River a symbol of the dangers that the changing...

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By |December 7th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

6 Awesome STEM Gifts to Give or Get This Year

The holidays have arrived and for many, that means it's time to find perfect STEM gifts for friends and loved ones. No matter what part of the STEM acronym provides the most excitement for your future gift recipient, there are unique STEM gifts out there that the STEM lover in your life will fall for. Take...

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By |December 6th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

6 Tips for Taking Notes that Don’t Suck

It's no secret that you're going to be taking notes in school - and the quality of those notes could determine your performance in your classes. Taking notes can seem annoying to many students, but it's also an important part of the learning process. Writing down important points can help clarify what you're learning and...

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By |December 2nd, 2016|Education, Featured, How do I get there?, Real World|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Tourism Careers

If you love to travel, a look into tourism careers will reveal incredible STEM jobs that can literally take you places. The world is endlessly fascinating. Finding a tourism career could be a path that takes you to see interesting places and meet interesting people. It doesn't have to be intimidating. Tourism careers are within...

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1,460 Reasons to Celebrate America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day takes place on November 15 and it's a day worth celebrating across the country as our landfills get fuller and our resources begin to become depleted. Recycling is a key effort to protect the environment. While it's not enough on its own to fight climate change or prevent deforestation, it's a huge...

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By |November 15th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Why Do We Care about Fossils?

What exactly are fossils and how do they help to enhance our understanding of the history of our planet? You've no doubt heard people talk about fossils before, but if it hasn't been pointed out, it's not always obvious what an absolutely massive role they have played (and continue to play) in scientific discovery. What are...

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By |November 11th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Jobs in the Space Industry

The space industry is changing in surprising ways, and that is providing many opportunities for students to pursue a space career. With space exploration opening up to private companies like Virgin and Space X, one of our tech companies on the rise, there are many ways interested students can plan for a career in the...

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By |October 28th, 2016|Designer, Featured, Investigator, Real World, Solver, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Exploring NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission

NASA's Asteroid Redirect Mission is one of the most interesting and promising things taking place in the final frontier - and it's happening soon! It sounds like something out of a movie, but the Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM) is absolutely real. It's one of the first steps on NASA's journey to Mars, helping to test...

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By |October 21st, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments