National Geographic Channel Premieres 'Breakthrough,' New Science Documentary Series from Ron Howard and Brian Grazer


On Sunday, November 1, 21st Century Fox's National Geographic Channel launched the first episode of Breakthrough, a new documentary series produced by Ron Howard and Brian Gazer in which six Hollywood visionaries bring to life the stories, people, and technology behind the world's most cutting-edge scienti

The Journal Science Says Abbott is a Top Employer

Company Earns High Marks for Social Responsibility, Employee Loyalty, Workplace Culture

The journal Science today recognized Abbott as a Top 20 EmployerThe global healthcare company ranked No. 14 overall, receiving high marks for social responsibility, employee loyalty, and having a work culture that aligns with the values of its employees.

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Science Talk Show 'StarTalk' Returns for New Season on Nat Geo Channel


Following a successful first season and an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Informational Series, Neil deGrasse Tyson's science-focused talk show StarTalk returned for its second season on 21st Century Fox's National Geographic Channel on Sunday, October 25.

Meet Amgen Scholar Alumni Ivan Kent


"The Amgen Scholars Program has helped me realize my true calling in life as a scientist." 

Host University: MIT
Home University: University of Scranton
Amgen Scholar Year: 2015
Major: Neuroscience and Philosophy (double major)
Expected Graduation: 2016

Academic and Professional Ambitions

What inspired you to major in science?

FOX and Nat Geo Channel to Air Breakthrough Prize Ceremony, Celebrating Scientists and Mathematicians


FOX and the National Geographic Channel will celebrate the work of today's leading scientists and mathematicians by broadcasting this year's Breakthrough Prize Ceremony, an awards show honoring the world's most prominent scientific researchers. Seth MacFarlane, executive producer of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey and creator of Family Guy, will host the ceremony, which will air live on Nat Geo on Sunday, Nov. 8, with a one-hour version scheduled for FOX on Sunday, Nov.

Fox and Microsoft Announce 'The Martian' STEM Design Contest with $25,000 Prize


On Tuesday, September 15, 20th Century Fox and Microsoft announced the Hacking Mars Design Challenge, a unique online science and technology competition developed exclusively around the upcoming Fox film The Martian to drive interest in STEM subjects. The winning team will collect a $25,000 grand prize and travel to Microsoft to experience the company's HoloLens technology.

TWC and Volunteers of America Operation Backpack In Effect

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Time Warner Cable is committed to getting young people engaged in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). In order for young people to get excited about their future in STEM fields, it is crucial that they have the tools to form a strong academic foundation. For thousands of kids living in homeless shelters across New York City, this can seem like an impossible task.

STEM Block 'Xploration Station' Returns to Fox TV Stations This Weekend


After a successful first season, the Emmy-nominated two hour block of STEM programming Xploration Station will return to local Fox television stations across the country this Saturday.

Meet Henry Chou, Amgen Biotech Experience Alumni


Henry Chou | South San Francisco, California

  • Amgen Biotech Experience Year: 1992
  • Current Profession/Academic Ambitions: Business Analyst in Global Commercial Operations Information Systems, Amgen, Inc.
"Science is not about text books, it’s not about testing. It’s something in everyday life."

How the Amgen Biotech Experience (ABE) Shaped My Educational & Professional Path

Tennis Star Sloane Stephens Joins Time Warner Cable to Engage Young People in Math and Science

USTA Foundation Partners with TWC on Connect a Million Minds® STEM in Tennis Campaign
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NEW YORK, September 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Just in time for the most highly-anticipated tennis event of the season – the 2015 US OPEN – Time Warner Cable Inc. (TWC) today announced professional tennis player Sloane Stephens will star in the company’s new STEM in Tennis campaign. STEM in Tennis, created as an extension of TWC’s STEM in Sports program, is part of the company’s signature Connect a Million Minds® (CAMM) initiative. CAMM was designed to inspire the next generation of problem solvers by connecting young people to the wonders of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).


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