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Archives for February, 2012

Festival Featured Author Sean Connolly Shares his Excitement for the Festival!

By Sean Connolly Festival Featured Author What a difference a digit makes! There I was preoccupied with making my own eggnog, checking page proofs, and It’s a Wonderful Life on television. Then along comes January 1, and with it that odometer switch from “1” to “2” at the end. Suddenly 2012 is this year. And…

Epidemics? Typhoid Fever? Festival Author Julie Chibarro Discusses her Novel Deadly

Sitting elbow to elbow with strangers in the movie theatre is nothing new to the average American. However, when you are cramped in a packed theatre and you hear a cough every now and then while watching the movie Contagion, well that’s another story. Even if you are viewing this movie in the comfort of…

PopSci Returns as Valued Festival Media Partner!

Popular Science, one of the leading sources of news in technology, science, gadgets, space, green tech and more, is returning as a key Media Partner with the Festival! In doing so, PopSci joins a growing list of other top science media leaders who will be serving as Festival sponsors, including Popular Mechanics, Scientific American, MIT’s…

Come the Festival to Hear Featured Author Theodore Gray!

“The periodic table is the universal catalog of everything you can drop on your foot” –Theodore Gray You have the amazing opportunity to hear from best-selling author Theodore Gray at this year’s USA Science and Engineering Festival Book Fair! Gray will be speaking at the Teen Non-Fiction Festival Stage at 11:50 am on Saturday, April…