Students At Texas School 'Chat It Up' With Space Station AstronautsIt was truly an out of this world experience for students at Fort Worth's Daggett Montessori School. Children had the chance to take part in a very special Q&A with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station.
Fine Arts And Dual Language Classes For Arlington KindergartnersSome of the youngest students in Arlington ISD are on a new learning path this fall.
Science 'Hits The Streets' In The Perot Museum Tech TruckScience is coming soon to a neighborhood near you! The Perot Museum of Nature and Science unveiled its Tech Truck Thursday.
3 Outdoor Science Experiments For KidsThe weather is warmer, and kids are gearing up to get outside and release some energy. These outdoor experiments offer curious young scientists a messy and fun learning experience.
John Glenn Wants Evolution Taught In SchoolsAstronaut John Glenn, now 93 with fading eyesight and hearing, said in a recent interview that he sees no contradiction between believing in God and believing in evolution.
NASCAR Promotes Math & Science For KidsIn a nod to the overlooked science behind races, NASCAR announced a commitment to promote STEM -- the buzzword for science, technology, engineering and math.
Cheers At UTA With Philae Lander Touchdown On CometHistory was made Wednesday when the European Space Agency lander Philae separated from its space probe, Rosetta, and touched down on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The cheers could be heard even in Arlington.
Rocket Explodes With UT Austin Experiments OnboardA commercial space station supply ship bound for the International Space Station exploded six seconds after liftoff at a launch site at Wallops Island, Virginia.
SpaceX To Break Ground On South Texas Rocket Launch SiteThe ceremony will mark the start of construction of the $85 million site at Boca Chica Beach, east of Brownsville. The site will be used to launch commercial satellites.
For The Love Of ScienceThe school year has begun, and Debra Palmer’s fifth-grade class is learning the usual subjects. There’s some math, some English – and of course, the kids will also design their own underwater robots.
Study: Leaky Wells, Not Fracking, Taint WaterThe drilling procedure called fracking didn't cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. Instead, it blames the contamination on problems in pipes and seals in natural gas wells.
At The Frontiers Of ScienceWorking with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.