• 14-year-old discovers a molecule that could stop the coronavirus

    Anika discovered a drug that binds to the spike protein of SARS-CoV-2, potentially preventing the virus from infecting and reproducing in the human body. (Image Credit: 3M)   As the pandemic is ongoing across th...
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  • pi-top [4] Unboxing & Give Away - Karen meets the pi-top 4!

    Our intrepid STEM Academy explorer and element14 presents Host, Karen ( VCP Biography: Karen Corbeill ) Unboxes the new pi-top [4]. We are also giving this pi-top [4] Kit away! Read below for more info! First of ...
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  • Youngest known person builds a working nuclear fusion reactor

    At just 12 years old, Jackson Oswalt became the youngest person to build a nuclear fusion reactor in his home.  He was able to use the nuclear fusion reactor to fuse two deuterium atoms together. (Image Credit: G...
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  • How a 12-year-old achieved nuclear fusion - Guinness World Records

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  • Two women make Nobel Prize history with joint chemistry win

    Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna have won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for developing CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. The women first published their discovery in 2012. (Image credit: CNN)   Two 2020 ...
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  • Sensor Dashboard for Raspberry Pi using MySQL, PHP, and Highcharts

    This tutorial will walk you through the process of getting data from the BME280 Temperature, Pressure, and Humidity sensor to be displayed on a local webserver.  We will log the data with a Raspberry Pi, keep it ...
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  • LEGO announces plans to invest $400 million over three years to accelerate sustainability initiatives

    LEGO plans on investing $400 million over three years. The plan covers current costs and long-term investments. One of which includes eliminating the use of individual plastic bags in its products. (Image Credit: LEGO...
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  • Space Camp and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center Museum avoid Closure via GoFundMe Campaign

    The institutions were in danger of closing due to the pandemic but managed to raise over $1.5-million to remain open. (Image credit: U.S. Space & Rocket Center via GoFundMe)   The U.S. Space & Rocket Cen...
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  • Let's Save Space Camp Together | #SaveSpaceCamp

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  • NASA is asking university students to solve lunar dust problem

    NASA is asking university students to help solve the lunar dust issue. The winners will be given up to $180,000 to build, test, and showcase their technologies. (Image Credit: NASA)   Lunar dust can be quite dan...
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  • How the BBC micro:bit hand-held computer has enabled the development of critical skills in Canada

    How the BBC micro:bit hand-held computer has enabled the development of critical skills in Canada   Students learn vital problem-solving skills at School District No.43 in Coquitlam   Background For severa...
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  • How the BBC micro:bit became a ‘game changer’ for Singapore’s schools

    How the BBC micro:bit became a ‘game changer’ for Singapore’s schools “Combining an excellent product with strong project management delivered results”    Background In 2017, ...
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  • Getting the Netherlands’ next generation of problem solvers ready for a digital world

    Getting the Netherlands’ next generation of problem solvers ready for a digital world     How IT Randsteden used the BBC micro:bit from Farnell to integrate technology into  education and challeng...
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  • 3D CAD Homeschool

    Right now almost all schools are closed and the students are homeschooling because of COVID-19 Pandemic. If you want something to keep your kids busy during the lockdown check out these step by step tutorials that ca...
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  • 3D CAD Homeschool. From zero to Hero. Become a 3D modeling expert in just a few hours! - YouTube

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  • micro:bit Home Learning During Covid-19

    Home with the kids? Need something educational to keep those tiny hands busy?  micro:bit have your back with their free home learning.   Many of us are adjusting to supporting learning at home, as well as...
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  • Electrical Engineer and Astronaut Christina Koch sets new record for longest space mission by a woman

    Koch will spend a total of 328 days in space, breaking a record previously set by Peggy Whitson (Image credit: NASA)   NASA astronaut Christina Koch recently made history. The 40-year-old electrical engineer bro...
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  • Access Raspberry pi GUI and command line from your windows machine using SSH and VNC

    Access Raspberry pi GUI and command line from your windows machine using SSH and VNC At times you might face a situation when you cannot connect your Raspberry pi to a monitor ,like in a situation when you actually do...
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  • These smart and talented kids give us all hope for a better tomorrow

    Move over Albert Einstein, Adhara Pérez is an eight-year-old genius. Adhara Pérez is said to be smarter than Albert Einstein (Image credit Ricardo B. Salinas. Hola!)   Meet the little girl who may ...
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  • What makes a great teacher?

    Ready to go back school? Even the ones who left the school ages ago, September means a sort of an early "New Year", when a lot of us want to take up new courses to improve our professional skills; or learn something n...
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