Using Math to Design for Mars

Sign up for the Mars Society’s Mars Colony Prize The Mars Society is holding a special contest called The Mars Colony Prize for designing the best plan for a Mars colony of 1000 people. There will be a prize of $10,000 for first place, $5,000 for second and $2500 for third. In addition, the best […]

We need more engineers.

How do I get kids excited about engineering?  The Barboza Space Center is on tour helping to get kids excited about STEAM++ (science, technology, engineering, visual and performing arts, mathematics, computer languages, and foreign languages.). You can follow our work at http://www.BarbozaSpace.com and http://www.KidsTalkRadioLA.com.  We are currently looking for student writers for http://www.KidsTalkRadioScience.com. The U.S. […]

How can I use math to analyze soil samples on Mars?

We need soil samples and chemists to help with simulated Mars project-based learning October 19, 2018 by Kids Talk RadioLeave a comment California high school students are working with high school students from the Republic of Cabo Verde on simulated Mars project-based learning.   We are collecting soil sample right here on Earth.   What does […]

The mathematics of hurricanes.

Where is the math hiding in this STEM story? History Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share by Maria Centeioon November 2, 2017 Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born For hurricanes which affect the Caribbean, North America, and South America, the biggest impact is from those which originate as weather disturbances in the area of […]

How can we use mathematics in the search for life?

SCIENCE FILE Tips in the search for life Report offers advice for NASA scientists hunting for what’s out there By Karen Kaplan It’s one of the biggest questions there is: Are we alone in the universe? NASA scientists in the field of astrobiology are looking for answers. A new report from the National Academies of […]

Scholarships for Students

GIVE ABOUT IMPACT LEADERSHIP SPONSORS FAQ BLOG FOR SCHOLARS APPLY APPLY Our application is open! High school seniors, apply here. Programs The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400 exceptional college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.55 million awarded through 3 nationally recognized programs. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship […]