Author: Mariah Loeber

#ICYMI: A Scientist Won Miss USA Over the Weekend!
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#ICYMI: A Scientist Won Miss USA Over the Weekend!

Yes! Miss D.C., Kára McCullough, won Miss USA Sunday night.  Dubbed “one of the most intelligent contestants in recent memory” by producers, McCullough went on to impress the judges and fans enough to be crowned Miss USA. Kara McCullough is a 25-year-old woman who studied nuclear chemistry at South Carolina State University.  She […]

Meet the Smartwatch Designed For Blind Users
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Meet the Smartwatch Designed For Blind Users

Smartwatches, love them or hate them, are becoming a huge part of our day to day life.  Many people have them, and companies are making more and more apps to go along with them as the days go on.  However, for someone who cannot see, they’re very difficult to use.  […]

How to Stop Spreading False Information on Social Media
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How to Stop Spreading False Information on Social Media

As much as we don’t like to admit it, we’ve probably have all spread fake news and false information via social media.   But it’s Not Like This is Anything New   Despite what the comedic, political satire comic “The Birth of Fake News” might have said, the press hasn’t been […]

Your U.S. High School Can Get a Free Copy of Hidden Figures!
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Your U.S. High School Can Get a Free Copy of Hidden Figures!

Hidden Figures took the world by storm when it came out (the movie especially, but don’t forget — there’s a book!), and now the filmmakers are doing something pretty cool. We're giving every U.S. high school the chance to get a #HiddenFigures DVD at no cost. #teachwithfilm #HiddenNoMore https://t.co/18zYSXisWM pic.twitter.com/3CeuWo0MZE […]