Celebrate these African American Inventors!

Celebrate these African American Inventors!

Lauren Cook General

February is Black History month. Here are but a few  inventions/accomplishments by noted African American scientists and inventors. Benjamin Banneker Like a lot of early inventors, Benjamin Banneker was primarily self-taught. The son of former slaves, most of his advanced knowledge came from reading and self-study. At 15 he took over the family tobacco farm and invented an irrigation system …

Get Psyched for Creativity Month

Get Psyched for Creativity Month!

Sherry Cook General

January is creativity month! There’s a lot of cool science that originated in January. Not only did Galileo discover Jupiter’s four biggest moon’s (Read The Substitute from Jupiter), but it’s also the month Earth reaches perihelion, the point where Earth comes closest to the Sun, about two weeks after the December Solstice. But that’s not all! January 28 is Bubble …