Category: Technology

  • STEM / STEAM: Google Career Certificates

    STEM / STEAM: Google Career Certificates

    Go here to learn more about Google Career Certificates for technically inclined folks who may not have, or do not plan to get, a college degree. Study to be a Data Analyst, Project Manager, UX Designer (User Interface), and IT Support Specialist. I think I may just take the IT Support Specialist Certificate, and see […]

  • STEM: A Short Video Showing How One Family Lived with the Sony Aibo Robot Dog for a Week

    STEM: A Short Video Showing How One Family Lived with the Sony Aibo Robot Dog for a Week

    The folks at CNET spent some time living with the Sony Aibo Robot Dog. How did it all work out? Watch this video to find out. Go here for a lot more information on Aibo. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) students can learn how to design robots that can help people feel wanted, loved, […]

  • STEM: Interested in Biomedical Engineering? Watch this TEDxYouth Talk.

    STEM: Interested in Biomedical Engineering? Watch this TEDxYouth Talk.

    STEM student Sofia Mehmood gives a terrific TED Talk on Biomedical Engineering. In this talk Sofia introduces the audience to biology, cell organelles, stem cells, synthetic biology, cancer stem cells, DNA, and more. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) students will be looking solving and researching the biomedical engineering questions that Sofia introduces here. Enjoy! 🙂 […]

  • STEM: What the heck is a Fourier Series? Watch this video to find out.

    STEM: What the heck is a Fourier Series?  Watch this video to find out.

    Sometimes in your everyday life you may need to know how to solve, or at least understand, the Fourier Series. WHAT? Well, if you are an engineer or scientist anyway. In FACT, I did my Master’s Thesis on the “Coherent Optical Determination of the Leaf Angle Distribution of Corn” (Google it!) and guess what I […]