STEM in Current Events Series (10 Titles)

STEM in Current Events Series (10 Titles)

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In educational circles, the studies of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been hotter. But that is only a reflection of the growing importance of those fields to just about every aspect of our existence. In this series, each title will focus on one area of our shared experience and provide examples, stories, and insight into how STEM is having an impact. Whether in energy, transportation, medicine, or even entertainment, STEM skills are changing our world . . . every day. Keep up on the latest developments—and find ways to challenge your own skills—with STEM IN CURRENT EVENTS.

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Agriculture

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Agriculture, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Pond Scum Studies Aid Farmers

Technology: Texting to Track African Agriculture

Engineering: Urban Rooftops Convert to Fertile Farms

Math: Calculating Soil Erosion Saves Lives

Find out how these stories and many more are making an impact on farmers, farming, and the food we eat.

Energy

View Product | ISBN: 9781682654835 | $9.95 | Paperback

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Energy, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Whats the Future of Nuclear Power?

Technology: Green Plants Turn Into Green Power

Engineering: Solar-Powered Airplane Sets World Record

Math: New Equations Build Better Power Networks

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on how we power our homes, businesses, machines, and more.

Entertainment Industry

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Entertainment, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Animal Biologists Turns Snakes into Stars!

Technology: Motion Capture Magic!

Engineering: VR Creates 360-Degree Entertainment

Math: Music Stars Use Algorithms to Find Fans

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on the shows we watch, the movies we love, the games we play, and more.

Environment & Sustainability

View Product | ISBN: 9781682654859 | $9.95 | Paperback

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the worlds of the Environment and Sustainability, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Helping Plants Grow Through Chemistry

Technology: Communities Go Green with i-Tree

Engineering: Pros and Cons of Desalination

Math: Tracking Storms and Climate Change: By the Numbers

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on climate change, soil, drinking water, the oceans, and more.

Forensics

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Forensics, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Police Call in Anthropologists to ID Bodies

Technology: Cracking the Xbox Code to Find Bad Guys

Engineering: Crime Reconstruction Engineer Style!

Math: Computer Algorithms Track Down Burglars!

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on investigations, crime solving, police forces, and safety around the world.

Information Technology

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Information Technology, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Psychology’s Impact on Social Media

Technology: 3D Printing . . . From a Smart Phone?

Engineering: New Batteries—More Power!

Math: Math Models Break Secret Codes!

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines—and many more—as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on how we communicate with each other and how machines are making our lives easier every day.

Medicine and Health Care

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the worlds of Medicine and Health Care, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Finding Bacteria That Saves Lives

Technology: Doctors Use Virtual Reality to Peer Inside You

Engineering: Tiny Cameras Used in Brain Surgery

Math: Data Analysis Leads to Alzheimer's Breakthroughs

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on doctors, nurses, diseases, and of course, patients.

Space Science

View Product | ISBN: 9781682654897 | $9.95 | Paperback

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Space Science, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Terraforming: The Science of Planet Creation

Technology: Japanese Spacecraft Sails on Solar Wings

Engineering: New Space Telescope Will Be Strongest Yet

Math: Math Wins Again! Spacecraft Safely Reaches Orbit

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on the exploration of space, on the missions humans attempt, the discoveries we make, and more.

Transportation

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Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of Transportation, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Will Electric Plane SUGAR Be a Sweet Ride?

Technology: Yes . . . That's a Flying Car

Engineering: Building the Worlds Best Transport Tunnel

Math: No Math No Maglev: Counting on High Speed Trains

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlines and many more as we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on how we move around the world on land, on the sea, and in the air.

War and the Military

View Product | ISBN: 9781682654910 | $9.95 | Paperback

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) have never been more important. Just about every part of our lives is touched by one or more of those fields. In this book, check out many stories from the world of War and the Military, including these breaking headlines:

Science: Psychology Helps Wounded Warriors

Technology: Exoskeletons Give Soldiers Strength

Engineering: Are Force Fields the Future of Battlefields?

Math: See How Math Builds Safer Body Armor

Inside, find out the stories behind these headlinesand many moreas we explore how STEM topics are making an impact on how soldiers do their jobs, how troops are kept safe, and how STEM is helping to fight the good fight.

Description

10 Titles
Series ISBN: 9781682655542
Grade Range: 7th – 12th
64 pages each

A whole child approach ensures that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported and challenged.

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