Rapidly changing glaciers in Alaska demonstrate tight physical and ecological linkages with downstream ecosystems that bridge the icefield-to-ocean continuum. This episode highlights recent efforts of an Alaska Climate Science Center to better understand these linkages.
With Sacramento State’s mascot leading the way, the Hornet Heartsaver initiative promotes cardiovascular health and the importance of learning CPR. The College of Continuing Education coordinates the program. The University Professional & Continuing Education Association honored Hornet Heartsaver as the best non-credit program in the West in 2015.
The birth of aeronautical engineering began in the Wright brothers' bike shop in Dayton, Ohio. The family tree of airplanes can be traced back to the Wright brothers’ 1903 Flyer. The principals of flight that got the Wrights into the air are the same today. Join STEM in 30 as we investigate the principals of flight and how the Wright Flyer made it into the air and into the history books.
How to Make a Movie by Natalie Fear from Winston Churchill Middle School.
Student DV features student work entered in the annual SEVA (Student Educational Video Awards) contest. Open to all Sacramento County K-20 students, the SEVAs provide a variety of categories to express an educational message — PSA, school news/events, documentary, instructional and creative expression.
David Smith was one of the most important sculptors of the twentieth century. His ideas about art and his methods are revealed in archival footage—through reminiscences by his daughters and in conversations with fellow artists Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell. The film takes viewers to Bolton Landing in upstate New York, where Smith had his studio.
On Sept. 15, NASA's Cassini spacecraft completed its remarkable story of exploration with an intentional plunge into Saturn's atmosphere, ending its mission after nearly 20 years in space. Live commentary of Cassini’s end of mission activities was shown on NASA TV and the agency’s website. Launched in 1997, Cassini arrived in orbit around Saturn in 2004 on a mission to study the giant planet, its rings, moons and magnetosphere.
Jackie Urbanovic talks about how humor fuels the inspiration behind her Max the Duck series. The program includes a visit to the author’s studio where Urbanovic shows viewers the illustration process from thumbnail sketches to a final book.
Chicas Latinas de Sacramento donated more than 400 pairs of new shoes to students at Woodbine Elementary School on Wednesday, October 28. The donation amounts to a new pair of shoes for every student at the school.
How are we going to get astronauts to Mars and back safely? How many crew will be making this trip? And how big will this rocket have to be? We will answer these questions and many more as STEM in 30 looks at the Orion, a spacecraft built to take humans farther than they have ever gone before.
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