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Zena Cardman
SciTech Now

Episode 329

Posted on June 27, 2017

Watch our interview with Zena Cardman, a Penn State grad student in microbiology, who was selected to NASA’s 2017 class of astronauts! Also, learn about women who do coding, and the regenerative powers of the hydra. Continue »

 

middle school students
SciTech Now

Episode 328

Posted on June 19, 2017

On this episode, see innovation and creativity at the Huntington Middle School STEM Fair. Also, learn more about India’s first interplanetary mission, how seniors are using virtual reality, and more! Continue »

 

Max Gill reviewed the book "Dark Money" by Jane Mayer.

‘Dark Money’ By Jane Mayer

Posted on June 15, 2017

This is probably the most important book I’ve read this year. Jane Mayer’s book, “Dark Money,” makes the argument that we now have three major political parties: Republican, Democratic and Dark Money. Continue »

 

Andrew Nyblade, professor of geociences, Penn State
SciTech Now

Episode 327

Posted on June 12, 2017

At Penn State, learn about a network of 30 motion sensors that continuously monitors Pennsylvania for seismic activity. Also, finding the speed of light with peeps, and discover how forests use water. Continue »

 

Aerial view of community in Curwensville, PA
Our Town

Curwensville

Posted on June 9, 2017

Storytellers from the Curwensville area came together to capture stories of their community with video, photos and memories for the 92nd production in the Our Town series. Continue »