USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog

Archives for May, 2010

A Math Museum?!

Hands on Science Museums are some of my favorites. When I travel I like to look up if the city I am going to has a Science Museum and check it out. Some of my favorite exhibits are usually in the physics and math types of areas with cool lasers or how you can use…

By Aimee Stern, Festival Communications Director “Fighting a forest fire with 1000 eye droppers.” That’s how David Washington, acting CEO of Change the Equation, a non-profit, described the current effort to improve STEM (science, technology, education and mathematics) education in the United States. There are hundreds of programs around the country addressing the nation’s need…

TODAY IS THE DAY! Have you voted yet?? Help us decide the jingle for the USA Science and Engineering Festival. Find the 7 jingles here listen to them all and then vote! Today is the last day to vote! So what are you waiting for? Go listen AND VOTE!

Sid the Science Kid is going to be at the USA Science and Engineering Festival! And the best part is it looks like he even has his Festival T-shirt as well as all of his friends. Do you have yours yet?? Better yet, today is May 12th and I bet Sid the Science kid is…

Just one more day to vote!

Tomorrow is the last day to vote for the jingle contest, so listen to the submissions and get your vote in! Find the 7 jingles here listen to them all and then vote! You have until TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY MAY 12th to vote! Some of the submissions don’t include the words “USA Science & Engineering Festival”…

Vote for the Jingle Contest!

Just a few more days to vote for the jingle contest, so listen to the submissions and get your vote in! Find the 7 jingles here listen to them all and then vote! You have until THIS WEDNESDAY MAY 12th to vote! Some of the submissions don’t include the words “USA Science & Engineering Festival”…

Shout out to the Innovate-Educate blog for their post on the science festival! Thanks for getting the word out! Do you have a blog? Want to help us get the word out about the USA Science and Engineering Festival? Blog about the festival and we will give you a shout out and link to you.…

Songs and jingles about the USA Science & Engineering Festival? You bet! And so many good ones, that we can’t make up our minds! Have you voted yet? We need your help to chose our final jingle as well as get the word out. Send this to your friends and get them to help us…

Ever wonder about the kind of chemistry that happenings during a Thanksgiving meal? Ever looked up at the sky and wondered if there was life out there? Or even just want to fly up into space? Want to be inspired by a migrant worker who became a neurosurgeon? Wonder about the physics of superheros? Watch…

Songs and jingles about the USA Science & Engineering Festival? You bet! And so many good ones, that we can’t make up our minds! We need your help to choose the winning jingle! Voting ends May 12th. So just under two weeks to help us decide! We need your help to chose our final jingle…