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The Carnegie Science Center Drama, Girl Scouts, and Girls in STEM

The Carnegie Science Center Drama, Girl Scouts, and Girls in STEM

Last week, there was a big brouhaha over a sign at the Carnegie Science Center that listed their scouting classes. After listing nine STEM-tastic activities for the boys (chemistry, engineering, astronomy, robotics), they list one class for the girls. And it’s called “Science with a Sparkle,” focusing on the science behind health and beauty products.… [more]

HEXBUG Nano V2s Visit the Girl Scouts

HEXBUG Nano V2s Visit the Girl Scouts

You may remember way back in February where I told you a bit about HEXBUG Nano V2, the little HEXBUGs that can climb. They are now readily available online and in stores like Target. Recently Innovation First, the company behind the HEXBUG phenomenon, offered us a home party kit to share with some friends. We… [more]