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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...

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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...

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Bananas seem plentiful and cheap if you walk around any grocery store, but they are rumored to be going extinct. More than 100 billion bananas are consumed around the world every year, putting them behind...

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Do you love the ocean? One of these STEM sea careers might be exactly the job you're looking for. They all combine your love for the sea with your STEM skills! Sea careers offer an...

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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...

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5 Surprising Ways You’re Hurting the Environment

On Earth Day we're reminded to turn off the lights when leaving a room and not to leave the water running while brushing our teeth. Those are great ideas, but there are also less obvious...

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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...

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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...

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Are Bananas Going Extinct?

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Bananas seem plentiful and cheap if you walk around any grocery store, but they are rumored to be going extinct. More than 100 billion bananas are consumed around the world every year, putting them behind...

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5 Top STEM Jobs in the Space Industry

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

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...

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Exploring NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission

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

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...

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What is National Mole Day?

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National Mole Day is almost here, so it's probably time for you to figure out what it is and get your geek on in style. National Mole Day is one of a handful of math...

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10 Jobs You Can Get in the Ocean Field

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You don’t have to leave your fascination for Neptune mythology and Jaws trivia when you head to college. In fact, there are tons of jobs that can put you face to face with Earth’s greatest...

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The Science Behind Why Leaves Change Color in the Fall

By |October 10th, 2016|Featured, Real World, STEM - Science|

Fall foliage is one of the best parts of the season, but what's the science behind why leaves change color in the fall? While it may seem as though the trees are putting on a...

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