Teens Would Rather Text Than Hangout IRL?

“First, the concerning news: Social media use is way up and smartphones are now near ubiquitous. But teens also say that using social media strengthens their friendships with family and friends, provides them a valuable source of creative self-expression, and...

Virtue of the Month: Excellence

The virtue of the month of September is EXCELLENCE! The word excellence is a noun that means: the quality of being outstanding or extremely good. I am of the opinion that excellence is not something we are born with, but something that we continually work towards. ...

The Big Falcon Ship

“Elon Musk, the founder of the rocket company SpaceX, has big  plans to launch people to Mars in 2024 and ultimately colonize the red planet.To make the roughly six-month one-way journey, Musk and his engineers have dreamed up a 347-foot-tall launch system...

Who Says Science Doesn’t Pay?!

“Missions to Mars will need to be as lean as possible, meaning that using any available resources on the Red Planet will be of utmost importance. With that in mind, NASA just announced the CO2 Conversion Challenge, which asks teams of scientists and inventors to come...