New from the Department of Energy’s Office of Economic Impact and Diversity is the Girls of Energy website! Here you’ll find great lessons and activities on power sources, energy efficiency, safety and security, and innovative technologies. Watch videos and meet amazing women scientists working in all areas of energy to make our world a better place.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) are excited to continue Generation Nano: Small Science, Superheroes! This competition asks high school students to choose a societal area to focus on and then design nanotechnology-enabled gear for an original superhero.
A new study done by researchers at the University of Wisconsin Center for Sleep and Consciousness and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows the brain’s ability to perform split tasks while driving.
Disasters happen. Inspire your students to think critically about how a disaster would affect their community—and what they can do to help.
These FREE resources are designed to help you teach disaster resilience in a thoughtful and engaging way. Try them all, or pick the ones that are best for your classroom!