Neil deGrasse Tyson's 'StarTalk' Series will Premiere on Nat Geo Channel on Monday, April 20


On Monday, April 20, renowned astrophysicist and Cosmos host Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to television with StarTalk, the first ever science-focused late night talk show.

Fox TV Stations' Children's Science Programs Receive Daytime Emmy Nominations


On March 31, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, and Xploration Awesome Planet andXploration Earth 2050 received nominations. The two series are part of Xploration Station, Fox TV Station's two-hour block of STEM programming airing on Saturday mornings.

Bloomberg and Women of the World


This weekend Bloomberg celebrated its ongoing partnership with the Southbank Centre’s Women of the World (WOW) Festival in London in conjunction with International Women’s Day.

Astellas USA Foundation Announces Grants to Support STEM Education Initiatives

Press Release

Northbrook, Ill., March 26, 2015 /3BL Media/  The Astellas USA Foundation today reaffirmed its commitment to inspiring the next generation of scientists by awarding grants to the Museum of Science and Industry, Science Buddies and the iBIO Institute’s Stellar Girls program. The three contributions total a collective $200,000 and will enable greater access to students across the nation, with a focus on the Chicago area.

McNeese University Students Win CITGO & the Ocean Exploration Trust’s Nautilus Engineering Design Challenge

McNeese State University engineering students awarded opportunity to build their design for use aboard OET Exploration Vessel Nautilus
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LAKE CHARLES, La., Mar. 5, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Five McNeese State University engineering students will have the opportunity to work with professional engineers from the Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) to build and test a new deep-sea geological sampling tool they designed, the results of a sponsorship from CITGO Petroleum Corporation. 

Mentoring Students, Providing Clean Water in Panama


AECOM Impact blog

AECOM's Scott Underhill, a registered professional engineer, shares his experience mentoring a group of students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, New York, as part of an Engineers Without Borders (EWB) trip to provide clean water in Isla Popa, Panama.

Bloomberg Joins IxDA to Honor Excellence in Interaction Design


Originally posted on Bloomberg Now

Bloomberg was honored to sponsor the 2015 Interaction Design Association’s (IxDA) awards ceremony and conference closing celebration last week at the Exploratorium in San Francisco. The awards acknowledged breakthrough examples of interaction design over the past year. Winners were selected from over 300 submissions and a finalist pool of 72.

AECOM Joins the Campbell Institute as a Charter Member

Press Release

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ — AECOM, the world’s #1-ranked engineering design firm, announced today that it has joined the Campbell Institute as a Charter Member.

Grounded in the belief that safety, health and environmental (SH&E) management is at the core of business vitality and intrinsic to operational success, the Campbell Institute is the SH&E center of excellence at the U.S. National Safety Council (NSC).  As a member, AECOM joins a group of like-minded organizations that are SH&E leaders and serve as the core of the Campbell Institute. 

Sodexo and STEMconnector® Collaborate in “Advancing a Jobs-Driven Economy”

New book just released by STEMconnector® delivers educators, business and nonprofit leaders a powerful call to action
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., February 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ -  “Advancing a Jobs-Driven Economy,” a book released today in Phoenix and Washington by STEMconnector®, focuses on the employer-driven partnerships demanded by 21st century STEM education and workforce development. Amidst the total disruption in higher education, 62 education, business and nonprofit thought leaders share proven models that support the necessary STEM education and workforce development revolution.

Call to Action

Project Scientist Girls Learn STEM: From Roller Coasters To Cable Jewelry

Time Warner Cable teaches the STEM Behind Speed & Style
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By Nichie Wilson, Events Manager

On January 23, Time Warner Cable partnered with Project Scientist to teach more than 50 young girls about the science and engineering behind one of the world’s top 10 tallest and fastest new giga coaster, the new Fury 325.


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