USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog

Archives for August, 2010

Star light Star bright first star I see tonight… One thing I love about camping and getting away from the city is looking up into the night sky and seeing the vast array of stars that populate the sky. I am always amazed by how bright and how MANY stars twinkle up there, but one…

We are getting some great videos on why kids think “Science is Cool”. Still a little bit of time left to make your video. Check this entry out. Have you created your video yet about why you think Science is Cool? Kavli Foundation is sponsoring a very cool contest there is just over 3 weeks…

New Woordle!

It’s time for round two! Tell us: If you could make one new scientific discovery or invention, what would it be? We will turn your answers into a beautiful Word Cloud! Submit your answers and see the results in the next newsletter! An image of our first Wordle which asked: Who is your favorite scientist…

Sid the Science Kid has been seen sporting his new Festival t-shirt around town. Do you have your t-shirt yet? 3 GREAT Reason to buy a Festival T-shirt: 1. Show your enthusiasm for science and engineering! 2. Help spread the word about the Festival! 3. And MOST importantly buying a t-shirt helps bring a less…

Wanted: Volunteers for the Expo!

Volunteers will be an essential part in making the USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo on the National Mall and surrounding areas a success. Please sign up now if you would like to help. Assignments vary, and are designed to work with your schedule: sign up for one shift on one day, or for multiple…

We need your help to get the word out about the USA Science and Engineering Festival. Social Media cannot be done in a vacuum so we continue to ask those of you who are listening to help us get the word out through Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and blogging. I think this is just another great…