Wednesday, September 16
Looking to collaborate with other bright STEM-minded students? Science Olympiad is a mix of labs, experiments, and tests that cover a wide range of STEM subjects. If you're curious as to what the Science Olympiad is or are considering starting a Science Olympiad club at your own high school, check out the rest of this article!
Wednesday, September 9
Have you ever wanted to apply programming to solve problems and answer difficult questions? Data Science is a branch of computer science and statistics that uses advanced data analysis techniques to come up with innovative solutions to some of the biggest problems we’re facing today.
Wednesday, September 2
We all do it. We all need more of it, yet no one truly understands it. Ladies and gentleman, one of the greatest mysteries of science, sleep! Learn more about the complex science of catching Z's in this article.
Wednesday, August 26
Who is CRISPR? Is the CAS-9 it better than my TI-84? If you've never heard of the revolutionary breakthrough in genetic engineering before, these might be the questions you're asking yourself. Luckily for you, SciTeens is here to give you a quick rundown on the science and applications of this amazing discovery.
Wednesday, August 19
Herpetology is the sub-field of zoology that seeks to understand everything about reptiles and amphibians. Herpetologists might study the ecology, evolution, behavior, or conservation of a particular species or group of species.
Wednesday, August 12
To many, oranges may be that delicious fruit you reach for during the summer, but to scientists worldwide, oranges could be the key to renewable energy in the future. From biofuel to renewable plastics, oranges have the potential to change the very world we live in.
Wednesday, August 5
Astrobiology is a legitimate and multidisciplinary field that seeks to elucidate the origins, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the Universe. Astrobiologists work at the cutting edge of scientific and technological understanding while answering the age-old question: Are we alone?
Thursday, July 30
Amazed by the world around you? Are you curious about what makes up the building blocks of life? Do you want to keep your options open as you go through college majoring in a useful and flexible field? Chemistry is a fantastic major for those that are looking to work in a variety of fields be it pharmaceutical development, research, or even the government!
Wednesday, July 22
Fascinated by the world around you? Do you want to understand what makes things fall, airplanes fly, and the tiny particles that make up everything? Physics is a major that has a wide range of applications that allows you to go into fields like engineering, programming, and even finance.
Wednesday, July 8
Interested in a range of different STEM fields? Do the inner workings of the human mind spark your curiosity? Cognitive Science is a diverse interdisciplinary major that takes from subjects like chemistry, computer science, and psychology to help visualize and understand how the mind both represents and processes information.