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September 30, 2020

We've heard of 20,000 leagues under the sea but what about farming 1,200 feet under Manhattan?

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September 23, 2020

In an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the NFL is putting its money where the mouth is.

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September 16, 2020

Are you a traveler who over-stuffs their suitcase? This robot could let you get away with it.

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September 9, 2020

Find out how this farm is using arid land, saltwater, sun and CO2 to deliver food, fresh water and clean energy.

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August 26, 2020

Want to glide through the water as fast as a dolphin? Now you can.

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August 19, 2020

Ready for drone-delivered pizza? The future is as not as far away as you think.

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August 12, 2020

These smart blinds can generate electricity and cool your home at the same time.

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August 5, 2020

Plastic ears, bionic bones, and 3D-printed skin -- this isn't science fiction.

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July 15, 2020

Take note, Instagrammers. Van life may be a thing of the past. Introducing pod life.

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July 8, 2020

“Pedal to the metal?” Not so fast. These days, “Pedal to the plastic” might be the more appropriate phrase.

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June 17, 2020

She never dreamed that the leadership ingrained in her from childhood would lead to a lifelong career at CPChem.

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June 2, 2020

What if instead of that toy Lego house you built when you were a kid, you could build a REAL house out of plastic bricks. Now you can.

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May 26, 2020

At last, a frog dissection experiment designed for the squeamish among us.

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May 14, 2020

Looking for a fun and interactive way to teach your kids about freezing points and phases of matter? Look no further.

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May 11, 2020

The company is using its experience with polymer-based technologies to help develop PPE that can be sterilized and worn multiple times.

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May 7, 2020

This new iteration on DIY-doctoring promises to decrease scarring without the use of stitches or sutures.

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April 30, 2020

Malaria kills one child every two minutes. Here’s how new materials for mosquito nets are making a difference.

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April 23, 2020

Plastic bags, paper bags, cloth bags, everything has an impact on the environment.  And what’s better isn’t always what you might think.

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April 13, 2020

While recycling is important for our environment, doing it properly isn’t always obvious. Following these tips could help.

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April 7, 2020

3D printing may be part of the solution for slowing the spread of the coronavirus. Find out how.

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March 10, 2020

Playing the sounds of a healthy reef attracted more fish, which are critical to a coral reef ecosystem.

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February 28, 2020

Bringing light to darkness sounds good.  But using darkness to create light is something out of a manual for wizards.  Until now.

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February 25, 2020

Farms in the sky or growing crops without dirt? Those aren’t just dreams in a laboratory. They’re happening right now.

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February 7, 2020

Her dad used to say "engineers don't know anything." Find out how she became one.

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December 18, 2019

What does a Texas girl who was raised in the country, taking care of horses and rodeoing, do when she grows up?

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December 11, 2019

Early on, when she said she wanted to be a chemical engineer, she would often hear, "I don’t know if you can do that, little girl."

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November 18, 2019

What's the worst car ever made? The "cardboard racer," the Yugo, the Gremlin? Take your pick.

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October 16, 2019

A floating dairy farm with room for 40 cows where the grazing, milking, and processing all happens on water.  No land required

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September 27, 2019

This flight of the future was powered by a fuel that’s been around a long time — kerosene.

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September 20, 2019

Your next arts and craft project could be made with “plarn.”

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September 16, 2019

Meet the new brick. It's created from re-used plastic and it makes a great building material.

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September 11, 2019

“I was told that this is a business where if I worked hard, I could do anything. And that’s been my experience.”

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September 9, 2019

More connected, fewer emissions, and better safety features. Find out how school buses have changed since you were a kid.

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September 6, 2019

It’s been going around the Earth for almost two years -- and still, nobody knows what it’s doing up there?

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August 7, 2019

As General Manager, Mitra is in charge of safe, reliable and profitable operations from “crude to customer.

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June 18, 2019

These necessary jobs will earn you twice the average U.S. salary.

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June 6, 2019

Think you know which is the most sustainable? The results of this study may surprise you.

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May 17, 2019

If your kids think that the idea of a STEM experiment sounds boring then we’ve got a word for you:  Boing!

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April 16, 2019

What if a doctor could rehearse a surgery before you went in to an operating room?

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April 15, 2019

This engine weighs 2,300 tons, stands 44 feet tall and is 90 feet long.

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April 13, 2019

Find out how 8-year-old Hailey Dawson completed her goal to throw the first pitch at all 30 MLB ballparks.

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April 1, 2019

High tunnel farming allows more food to be produced from the same amount of land every year. Here's how.

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February 21, 2019

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November 7, 2018

“Nemo’s Garden” is a first-of-its-kind underwater farm. What made it possible?  A plastic balloon.

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October 3, 2018

The strength and durability of plastic bottles makes them an excellent choice for reuse.

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September 27, 2018

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September 18, 2018

New badges in Robotics, Mechanical Engineering and Space Science help scouts prepare for STEM careers.

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September 5, 2018

About 48 million households in the U.S. have something that runs on propane. And your deep fried turkey wouldn't be possible without it.

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August 31, 2018

Don't have chalk? These everyday materials can make something similar.

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August 28, 2018

Ten days of food and music and touring and…motorcycles.

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August 24, 2018

Most of us take for granted that we can feel what we touch. That hasn’t been true for anyone with a prosthetic. Until now.

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August 16, 2018

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July 25, 2018

Learn about some of the most important warning lights on your car. And what to do if they light up.

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June 15, 2018

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May 31, 2018

Can plastic really make medicine more fun for kids? Yes, it can.

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May 22, 2018

If you like the sound of more MPGs and a cool car, read this.

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May 10, 2018

You might be surprised to know just how much food we throw out. Plastics wrap might be the solution to our food waste problem.

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March 9, 2018

This new technology could get us to a virtually inexhaustible source of fresh drinking water.

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February 28, 2018

These professions may have more in common than you might think.

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February 9, 2018

This particular project involved finding a way to recycle and reuse polycarbonates, the main component of CDs.

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January 17, 2018

Robotic exoskeletons are helping the paralyzed walk again.

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January 17, 2018

Researchers found that asphalt (made from oil) added to lithium batteries makes charging them 10 or 20 times faster.

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January 15, 2018

The science crew at Valero has something you can make that is TRULY useful. Slime!

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November 30, 2017

Check out this no itch cast that helps bones heal 40% faster.

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November 29, 2017

Coffee is the fuel that gets us through the day. But what fuels the home-brewing gadgets, cups and packaging that make it possible?

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November 28, 2017

As part of its STEM strategy, Chevron supports a program called 100Kin10, which aims to train 100,000 STEM teachers in 10 years.

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November 28, 2017

Phillips 66 has accomplished the feat with its organic solar cells technology.

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November 27, 2017

Petrochemicals make renewable energy possible - find out how.

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November 27, 2017

If starting at $96,000 a year sounds like a good deal for a first job then read on.

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