5 Fun Facts About Flying

Air travel is usually the quickest way to get from here to there, and there are lots of fun facts about flying that will make you look forward to the trip! For some, flying is an easy and almost magical way to get from one place to another quickly. For others, it's a pain that involves...

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By |March 23rd, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Job Spotlight: Lineworker

Power lines provide all-important energy to homes, businesses, and industries. Keeping that power flowing is an electrical lineworker who installs, repairs, and maintains this intricate network. We’ve all seen these workers up high in the air, leaning out of a bucket truck, but what does a lineworker actually do? Job Description Electric lineworkers may get...

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You Need to Know About the Internet of Things

The internet of things has become an increasingly large part of life and could have impacts we're only beginning to understand. The internet of things is expanding. It may even be part of your house without you realizing it. New "connected" devices are released all the time. It's so prevalent that Business Insider projects there...

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By |March 9th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Technology|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Careers that Require a Bachelor’s Degree

You may think you need to have Dr. in front of your name to have a STEM career, but there are a plethora of STEM careers that require a bachelor's degree. STEM really is in everything - and has a place for everyone. You can have a successful STEM career with different levels of training...

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5 Important STEM Careers that Require an Associate Degree

Exciting, in-demand jobs don't always require a bachelor's degree. Discover your passion through STEM careers that require an associate degree! Pursuing a STEM career doesn't mean that students must also pursue a bachelor's degree, or master's studies. Many jobs exist for students who are interested in STEM work, but would rather dedicate time to a...

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Uncovering Hidden Women of Color in STEM

While stories of hidden women of color in STEM are beginning to come to light, both women and people of color are still underrepresented in STEM fields. While "Hidden Figures: the American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race" by Margot Lee Shetterly remains in the number...

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By |February 28th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Energy Careers

Fossil, wind, water, and solar energy producers all offer STEM job opportunities for those ready to fuel the future in these energy careers. There are amazing careers available in every industry if you have strong skills. STEM Jobs breaks down these five incredible high-paying, high-demand energy careers. Each job offers the challenge of working to...

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By |February 23rd, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

A Closer Look at Gene Therapy

You may have heard of gene therapy, but what is it? It's actually something you should know about that could impact your life in the near future. Gene therapy is a practice that involves altering the genes inside your body to attempt to prevent or cure disease. Genes contain your DNA and are the building...

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By |February 22nd, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

Hate Bugs? You’ll Love These Insect-Eating Animals

If you're not a fan of bugs, you may adore some insect-eating animals whose diet literally consists of your worst nightmare. Do you still call your parents when you see a weird bug on the wall? Is chasing a fly around the room one of the most annoying things that could happen to you? Do...

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By |February 17th, 2017|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|0 Comments

5 Top STEM Environment Careers

We tend to take our planet for granted, but there are many people at work in environment careers who ensure that the Earth is protected for us. STEM environment careers are available to those who have training ranging from a two-year associate degree to a law degree, workers interested in field studies or a corporate office,...

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