Tag: STEM

  • Sony A8G 4k TV Randomly Losing WiFi Connection

    Sony A8G 4k TV Randomly Losing WiFi Connection

    Originally posted on ForCarol.org This past month, or two, our Sony A8G TV randomly started losing WiFi connectivity. I think it may be the recent updates, but, I have no way of proving that.. When this happens while watching a movie……it SUCKS, as I have to reboot the TV (that is power it off AND […]

  • STEM: Meet NASA’s DragonFly Titan (Saturn’s Moon) Explorer

    STEM: Meet NASA’s DragonFly Titan (Saturn’s Moon) Explorer

    “NASA’s Dragonfly rotorcraft-lander is seen approaching Saturn’s exotic moon Titan in this animation. Taking advantage of Titan’s dense atmosphere and low gravity, Dragonfly will explore dozens of locations across the icy world, sampling and measuring the compositions of Titan’s organic surface materials to characterize the habitability of Titan’s environment and investigate the progression of prebiotic […]

  • STEM: “Math is NOT What You Think” A Short TED Video

    STEM: “Math is NOT What You Think” A Short TED Video

    Watch this short TED Video by Theoretical Physicist and Ph.D student at UCLA, Michael Enciso. Math is about asking questions. If you are interested in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) career, this is a cool video to watch! 🙂 Geek On!

  • STEM: Watch This Short TED Talk Video to Learn What it Takes to Launch the FIREBall Telescope

    STEM: Watch This Short TED Talk Video to Learn What it Takes to Launch the FIREBall Telescope

    University of Arizona astronomer Professor Erika Hamden (also see her personal web site here) leads a team involved with launching the FIREBall telescope to help her and her team learn how stars are created. Failure is not an option, even though it happens….you learn from your mistakes, you get back up, and try and try […]