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2:08pm, September 18, 2013

Every year since 1997, finalists at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) have had the opportunity to submit questions and attend a panel presentation by Nobel Laureates, and Intel ISEF 2013 was no exception. The panelists: J. Michael Bishop (Physiology/Medicine, 1989), H.

1:37pm, September 16, 2013
Attention all science fiction fans... Voting on the second round matchups in the Sci-Fi Battle Royale will begin tomorrow (Tuesday, September 17).
5:21am, September 12, 2013

Twila Moon was an Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) finalist in 1996, 1998, and 1999. Now a PhD candidate in the Earth and Space Sciences department at the University of Washington, she studies the velocities of outlet glaciers on the Greenland Ice Sheet.

5:19am, September 5, 2013

Evie Sobczak from St. Petersburg, Florida was the Best of Category winner in Energy and Transportation at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) 2013 for her project on turning algae into oil. Along with a cash award, Evie won a trip to visit the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and the California Institute of Technology (CalTech).

12:38pm, August 30, 2013
Vote for your favorite science fiction movie, television show, book, or comic! What is your favorite science fiction work? Now you can have your opinion heard. Starting this weekend, Society for Science & the Public (SSP) is running the Sci-Fi Battle Royale on Facebook, pitting 32 of the top science fiction works and franchises up against each other. They are a mixture of movies, TV shows, book and comics.
6:00am, August 27, 2013

The Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering for Rising Stars) was created to reward sixth, seventh and eighth grade students and inspire them to continue their studies in math and science throughout high school.

SSP and Broadcom Foundation announced the 30 finalists of the 2013 Broadcom MASTERS on August 27!

5:19am, August 19, 2013

The Intel Science Talent Search (Intel STS) is the nation's most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors. Since 1942, first in partnership with Westinghouse and beginning in 1998 with Intel, SSP has provided a national stage for the country's best and brightest young scientists to present original research to nationally recognized professional scientists.

5:21am, August 16, 2013

Maya Patel from The Woodlands, Texas won a 2nd place award in Mathematics at the 2012 Broadcom MASTERS. Below she describes her experience during the Broadcom MASTERS finals in Washington, DC last fall and at the Iron Man 3 event held this spring. Broadcom MASTERS, a program of Society for Science & the Public, is the national science, technology, engineering, and math competition for U.S. 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.

5:29am, August 13, 2013

Robert Lynch was a finalist in the original Science Talent Search held in 1942. Due to his participation in STS, Robert won a scholarship to a local college and went on to become a clinical biochemist at the Medical College of Virginia.

6:00am, August 8, 2013

SSP and Broadcom Foundation announced the 300 semifinalists for the 2013 Broadcom MASTERS on August 7. Semifinalists come from 253 middle schools in 43 states and represent 123 science fairs across the United States, including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

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