Building a passion for science

This post is part of an ongoing series about how to get kids engaged in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.  In this post, we look the popular computer game, Minecraft, and talk about how we can use this game to instill a passion for science. Released in 2009, Minecraft is the ultimate [...]

April 8th, 2016|Kids are the future|

Building blocks for success

This post is part of an ongoing series about how to get and keep kids involved in the sciences.  In this post, we look at the similarities between the sciences and the popular kids’ toy, Lego, which has enchanted children for over 80 years. Then, the post will discuss what the scientific community can learn [...]

March 22nd, 2016|Kids are the future, Scientific Storytelling|