Science Behind Olympic Curling Confuses Viewers And Physicists Alike – Newsweek


Newsweek

Science Behind Olympic Curling Confuses Viewers And Physicists Alike
Newsweek
The U.S. men's curling team, who took home the gold, were surprised when they were accidentally awarded medallions that read “Women's Curling” on Saturday. But that's likely not the only thing that surprises them. In fact, the sport itself has left ...

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Science Museum to focus on homegrown science and events – Minneapolis Star Tribune


Minneapolis Star Tribune

Science Museum to focus on homegrown science and events
Minneapolis Star Tribune
We are one of the top science centers in the nation. We want to take it to the next level.” Those blockbuster exhibits drew hundreds of thousands of people to the St. Paul museum, but those were years ago and sent a strange message. “It makes you ...

Latin American Women Get Top Science Award – teleSUR English


Latin American Women Get Top Science Award
teleSUR English
Other awardees in the 2018 edition of the annual Elsevier Award were Hasibun Naher (Bangladesh), Germanie Djuidje (Cameroon), and Witri Wahyu (Indonesia). Nominations are accepted from early career scientists (within ten years of graduating with a Ph.D ...

The Science (And Chaos) Of Popularity – Forbes


Forbes

The Science (And Chaos) Of Popularity
Forbes
The book uses the common psychology and popular science framework where a variety of stories about individuals or industries motivate a wider discussion of research. Because Derek is a truly great business and cultural writer, these stories are almost ...

Playing at science: Thousands turn out for annual E-Day at UK – Lexington Herald Leader


Lexington Herald Leader

Playing at science: Thousands turn out for annual E-Day at UK
Lexington Herald Leader
What do volcanoes, quicksand and homemade ice cream have in common? Engineering. Or, at least, science. Thousands of kids and families turned out Saturday for the annual UK Engineering Day, where students, faculty and volunteers demonstrate everything ...