#science

  • Article: The Next Astronaut to Walk on the Moon Could Be a Woman, NASA Says
    Girls & Women

    The Next Astronaut to Walk on the Moon Could Be a Woman, NASA Says

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 15, 2019

    The astronaut would also be the first person to walk on the moon in 50 years. Read more

  • Article: These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.
    Girls & Women

    These Scientists Started a Club for 500 Women in STEM. 9,000 Joined.

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Lindsay Powers|May 7, 2019

    There’s no excuse for not finding a qualified woman, says one of the founders. Read more

  • Article: The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says
    Girls & Women

    The First Person on Mars Will 'Likely' Be a Woman, NASA Head Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|March 13, 2019

    A NASA administrator also said the next person on the moon will 'absolutely' be a woman. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Hacked Mosquitoes to Help Fight Malaria
    Health

    Scientists Hacked Mosquitoes to Help Fight Malaria

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 20, 2019

    Malaria disproportionately affects communities living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: This Electric Airplane Could Revolutionize How We Fly
    Environment

    This Electric Airplane Could Revolutionize How We Fly

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jerica Deck|Oct. 31, 2018

    Electric planes could make the airline industry eco-friendly. Read more

  • Article: These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air
    Water & Sanitation

    These Inventors Won $1.5 Million for Pulling Clean Water Out of Thin Air

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 23, 2018

    The amazing machine runs on clean energy and is designed to help solve the water crisis. Read more

  • Article: Craigslist Founder Donates $1 Million Toward STEM School Projects
    Education

    Craigslist Founder Donates $1 Million Toward STEM School Projects

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 15, 2018

    Help wanted — and received! — for technology programs in US schools. Read more

  • Article: This Badass Scientist Just Won Australian of the Year
    Girls & Women

    This Badass Scientist Just Won Australian of the Year

    By David Brand|Jan. 25, 2018

    Quantum Physicist Michelle Simmons took home the continent’s top civic honor. Read more