Cape Verde Hurricanes

History Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born FacebookTwitterGoogle+Share by Maria Centeioon November 2, 2017 Cape Verde: Where Hurricanes are Born For hurricanes which affect the Caribbean, North America, and South America, the biggest impact is from those which originate as weather disturbances in the area of the Cape Verde Islands off the west coast of […]

We need engineers right now.

Subject: Flush defense budget, cutting-edge programs send firms scrambling to find engineers and other skilled workers. Los Angeles Times Business Section 2018 10 07 Aerospace industry hiring is at stratospheric level. Flush defense budget, cutting-edge programs send firms scrambling to find engineers and other skilled workers. By Samantha Masunaga.. This summer, a Coolhaus ice cream […]

Tips in the search for life

SCIENCE FILE Tips in the search for life Report offers advice for NASA scientists hunting for what’s out there By Karen Kaplan It’s one of the biggest questions there is: Are we alone in the universe? NASA scientists in the field of astrobiology are looking for answers. A new report from the National Academies of […]

Who can use a scholarship?

GIVE ABOUT IMPACT LEADERSHIP SPONSORS FAQ BLOG FOR SCHOLARS APPLY APPLY Our application is open! High school seniors, apply here. Programs The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation supports more than 1,400 exceptional college students each year, with annual scholarships of $3.55 million awarded through 3 nationally recognized programs. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship […]

Humans and Space Science

September 2018: Space Are we alone in the universe?   One of the interesting things about being human at present is watching our knowledge of the universe increase. Struggling to understand things that are much bigger than ourselves is something that many people do. There are many ways we can study space, with both Earth-based […]

Extraterrestrial Project-Based STEAM++ Learning

Extraterrestrial:  Barboza Space Center Project-Based learning The search for extrasolar planets (image: Keplertelescope) Listening for extraterrestrial signals indicating intelligence (image: Allen array) Robotic exploration of the Solar System (image: Curiosity rover on Mars) Extraterrestrial life, also called alien life (or, if it is a sentient or relatively complex individual, an “extraterrestrial” or “alien”), is life […]