This Week in STEM – May 31, 2019

Blog Contributed by Dr. Christopher Murphy, Chief Strategic Growth & Communications Officer for Concept Schools, @DrChrisMurphy 50 days until the 50th anniversary of the Lunar Landing NASA STEM Education With only 50 days until the 50th anniversary of Apollo Lunar Landing in 1969, find educational resources, printable activities and events in your area. Also, be […]

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This Week in STEM – May 17, 2019

Blog Contributed by Dr. Christopher Murphy, Chief Strategic Growth & Communications Officer for Concept Schools, @DrChrisMurphy Half of all amphibian species at risk of extinction A new study finds that more than 1,000 amphibian species poorly known to science are likely facing extinction, adding to the already identified 4,200 species the UN says are in […]

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This Week in STEM – May 10, 2019

Blog Contributed by Dr. Christopher Murphy, Chief Strategic Growth & Communications Officer for Concept Schools, @DrChrisMurphy One million species at risk of extinction, UN report warns National Geographic A landmark global assessment warns that the window is closing to safeguard biodiversity and a healthy planet. Yet solutions are in sight. The bonds that hold nature […]

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This Week in STEM – April 26, 2019

Blog Contributed by Dr. Christopher Murphy, Chief Strategic Growth & Communications Officer for Concept Schools, @DrChrisMurphy After a $14-Billion Upgrade, New Orleans’ Levees Are Sinking Scientific American The $14 billion network of levees and floodwalls that was built to protect greater New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina was a seemingly invincible bulwark against flooding. But now, […]

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This Week in STEM: April 8, 2019

Blog Contributed by Dr. Christopher Murphy, Chief Strategic Growth & Communications Officer for Concept Schools, @DrChrisMurphy Astrophysicists release the first image of a black hole MIT & National Science Foundation 3 years ago MIT grad student Katie Bouman led the creation of a new algorithm to produce the first-ever image of a black hole. The Event […]

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This Week in STEM: Houston, we have a podcast

At Concept Schools, we get a little bit excited about all things related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This week, we’ve got the NASA podcast, the biology behind math, and more!    Brain Science and Math Success A new study from the University of Essex found biological evidence for helping motivate students in […]

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This Week in STEM: Are you a fish?

At Concept Schools, we get a little bit excited about all things related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This week, Google Doodle made an AI music box, MinuteEarth shows you how you’re a fish (sort of), and more!  And that’s just some of the STEM news you missed this week. Don’t forget to […]

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This Week in STEM: On Strike for the Earth

At Concept Schools, we get a little bit excited about all things related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). We always keep an eye out for what’s going on in STEM in the news. Each week we will share what we think is awesome and worth learning about. We can’t share all of the […]

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This Week in STEM: Pets, Riddles, and Diamonds

At Concept Schools, we get a little bit excited about all things related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). We always keep an eye out for what’s going on in STEM in the news. Each week we will share what we think is awesome and worth learning about. We can’t share all of the […]

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