We all need strong science — and more than ever, science needs your help to stay strong and at the center of public life. You must have come across quite a few weird science facts, like a single cup of coffee has over a thousand chemicals in it or something like the tongue of a blue whale is as heavy as an adult elephant. A number of our Postgraduate Food Science students have received recognition at Food Science events.
The latest news doesn’t surprise me. Terrible heat/drought is going to devastate the Midwest this year and for several years to come. Science allows children to make play dough, cookies, slime and all sorts of other gross and fun things. Some of these students are graduating seniors, and we will be sharing news here on their plans for next year.
Anyway, there is great dispute about what is going on with our local star and here is a recent report claiming the sun will spit even more x-rays at us this coming Solar Cycle which is bad news on several fronts. Another reason why kids love science is because what other subject do you get to learn about outer space.
Parents can also help encourage their daughters by purchasing science toys, kits, and equipment for them as well as help them to do simple experiments at home or for science fair projects. Topic covered include latest news in Medicine, Biotechnology, Jobs in science and recent science conferences and events.
Help the Society create champions for strong science by informing, educating and inspiring the public. Brandt holds a joint appointment between the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Harvard Medical School. The discovery, soon to be published in the journal Current Biology, was reported recently by BBC News and Discovery News.