deSTEMber In the Field Friday Roundtable with Editors from Science Publications

deSTEMber In the Field Friday Roundtable with Editors from Science Publications

Dec 21, 2012

Roundtable with top editors and journalists in science You love STEM. You’ve been reading scientific journals since you were a kid. You want to work in STEM but you don’t necessarily want to be a researcher. Have you ever thought of pursuing a career in science communication or journalism? We are here to help you! We’re sitting down with the...

deSTEMber Hangout with Scientific American on Bananas

“Kids, parents, teachers: Join Scientific American Editor in Chief +Mariette DiChristina-Gerosa in a GoogleScienceFair Hangout on Thursday at 1pm Eastern to make some science together! We will extract strands of DNA from a banana! #deSTEMber”   Quote taken from Google Event Page created by Scientific...

deSTEMber on Google+

deSTEMber on Google+

Dec 20, 2012

The twelfth month of the year is deSTEMber! Over at one of my favorite places on the internet, Google+, we’re celebrating the month of December in style! deSTEMber has been an initiative of GirlStart, out of Austin, TX to engage, celebrate and fascinate everyone in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). In 2012, GirlStart...

deSTEMber Experiment: Inside the Mind of Google [x] Engineer Dan Piponi

“What does an Academy Award, Theoretical Physics, & Kings College have in common? The sum of these is the brilliant mind of Google[x] Engineer +Dan Piponi and the work that he’s done. Not only does he get to work on cool projects in the Google[x] lab, he can also explain science in a way that’s accessible to all ages. Join Google Science Fair...

String Theory, Untangled: deSTEMber Hangout featuring Yonatan Zunger

String Theory, Untangled: deSTEMber Hangout featuring Yonatan Zunger

Dec 18, 2012

“Join us for another Science HOA, brought to you by+ScienceSunday as we talk to Dr +Yonatan Zunger about all things Science! Yonatan has a PhD in Physics from Stanford University where he worked on String Theory. He also has a background in Mathematics and Computer Science, and currently works at Google. We will be discussing science, and also...

Living with Body-Snatchers: #deSTEMber Hangout on Air Featuring Tommy Leung

Living with Body-Snatchers: #deSTEMber Hangout on Air Featuring Tommy Leung

Dec 14, 2012

Parasitism is among the most common way of life on this planet, and parasites have evolved numerous fascinating adaptions associated with their life-style. For this Hangout on Air, we join Dr. +Tommy Leung – a lecturer and researcher from University of New England, Australia – to talk about parasites and their hidden world of biological drama and...