STEAM at the High Museum

This Sunday 12 March from 1 to 4 PM our local High Museum of Art has a full slate of STEAM programming. Science, technology, engineering, and math are obviously related to aerospace. We sometimes forget the value of art to the practice of design. Both… Read More

Women, NASA, and Lego bricks

Thank you to NPR for this story with pictures about Lego’s upcoming Women of NASA set. The five women are computer scientist Margaret Hamilton, mathematician Katherine Johnson, astronaut Sally Ride, astronaut Mae Jemison and astronomer Nancy Grace Roman. Just another reminder that girls belong in… Read More

Want to Go To Mars?

The folks over at fivethirtyeight.com have put together a series of posts called “Earth to Mars.” It covers basics such as why go and how much will this cost to more complex questions such as what to pack, legal ramifications, and how the trip might… Read More