Lockheed Martin Launches STEM Scholarship Program

Starbird shared the Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship Program news back in November. They are giving 200 scholarships at $10,000 per student – renewable each year! Now the applications are open! Quick hit eligibility requirements: Applicants to the Lockheed...

Career Spotlight: Ben Leaf

Tell us about your career. I’m a Supplier Quality Engineer with Medtronic in the Neuromodulation Division. My team supports the manufacturing of medical devices from the start as a bunch of materials and parts, to the finished device that is sent to a hospital for use...

Happy National Science Fiction Day

Photo courtesy: Notable Quotes Happy National Science Fiction Day. Why point this out? So many every day life innovations have their roots in science fiction. Let’s consider merely one genre: Star Trek As you look through the history of Star Trek, we see the...

2019 Predictions for Science & Technology

As we move into 2019, let’s take a peek at some of the predictions for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and aerospace. NBC News recently did a great article on some of these predictions. Let’s check out some of the highlights:...

2019 is The Year of Apollo

One of our themes for 2019 is The Year of Apollo.  2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Throughout 2019, we’ll look at how the Apollo program impacted our understand of science, technology, engineering and math and what the next steps...

Career Spotlight: Dr Sonja Ann Jones

Dr. Sonja Ann Jones Tell us about your career: I’m a Senior Sales Engineer with Bay Dynamics as well as a professor of Mathematics, Statistics, Information Technology and Business at California Miramar University.  I work in cyber analytics and big data. What do you...

NASA Selects Landing Site for Mars 2020 Rover

The landing site for the Mars 2020 rover will be Jezero Crater. From NASA’s press release: “The landing site in Jezero Crater offers geologically rich terrain, with landforms reaching as far back as 3.6 billion years old, that could potentially answer important...