'It Was Very Exciting': Engineering Student Builds Roller Coaster In Grandfather's BackyardAn engineering student from Rhode Island took the "work from home" concept to a whole new level over the summer, building a one-way roller coaster in his grandfather's backyard.
'John News': 7-Year-Old Boy Stuck At Home Launches Weekly Video NewscastIf you're getting a bit burned out on traditional news but want to stay informed, you might want to check out "John News," a video podcast written, produced and delivered by a 7-year-old boy.
'I Was Shocked': Young Entrepreneur Skipped College To Create Affordable 3D ProstheticsEaston LaChappelle was 14 years old when he designed and built his first robotic arm. Ten years later, he's looking to upend the prosthetics industry.
'I Was Terrified': Hackers Target Students Returning To Virtual Classes With Online ThreatsA virtual school day that got off to a normal start took a terrifying turn for a sixth grade student in Plano, Texas. A hacker got into his online classroom and sent him threatening messages.
Students Design No-Contact 'Futurebus' For Public Transportation In The COVID-19 Pandemic AgeHop aboard "Futurebus," a revolutionary public transportation design concept by students that offers a no-contact bus ride during the COVID-19 pandemic.
LEGO Launches 'Braille Bricks' To Help Blind Children Learn How To ReadDanish toy company LEGO is introducing a line of "Braille Bricks" in American schools to help blind and visually impaired children learn to read.
Electronic Whistles Protect Masked School Crossing Guards Amid Coronavirus PandemicIf you're a school crossing guard and required to wear a mask, how do you blow your whistle? A county in Florida has come up with a plan for that.
'Art For Justice' Virtual Gallery Created To Help Kids Process Racial Strife In Wake Of George Floyd's DeathA virtual art gallery created by three recent college graduates is helping kids who are stuck at home process the racial unrest that followed the death of George Floyd.
'Digital Days' Aims To Keep Kids And Local Businesses Connected During PandemicKeeping children engaged during the coronavirus pandemic hasn't been easy, but a unique collaboration in one California school district is giving students an opportunity to learn something new outside of regular course work.
6-Year-Old Girl Creates Virtual Book Club To Help Other Kids Learn To ReadA 6-year-old girl, with help from her mom, is forming a virtual book club in Illinois to encourage kids to read for 20 minutes a day.
Twitch Aims To Create Esports League Specifically To Help Close Diversity Gap In GamingStreaming giant Twitch is joining forces with Cxmmunity to help close the diversity gap in the gaming industry develop by developing the first-ever esports leagues geared specifically for Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
New STEAM-Focused Elementary School Opens: 'I'm Excited For The New Technology'As schools prepare for a challenging back-to-school season due to the coronavirus pandemic, a new STEAM-focused elementary school in southern Indiana is welcoming students for the very first time.
School Girls In India Discover New Asteroid Heading Towards EarthTwo teenage girls from India have discovered an Earth-bound asteroid that is slowly shifting its orbit and moving towards Earth.
Mobile STEAM Classroom Provides Hands-On Learning For StudentsIf the kids can't come to the classroom, bring the classroom to the kids. That's the idea behind a public library's decision to go mobile to promote STEAM learning.
Engineering Students Team Up To Build Custom Bidirectional Swing For A Man With AutismWith a traditional spring semester disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, a team of engineering students decided to focus their capstone project on creating and building a swing for a man with autism.