Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Toys Market- 35% of Growth to Originate from APAC | Driven by Growth of a Collaborative Environment in Educational Institutions

NEW YORK, May 20, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) toys market size is set to grow by USD 964.09 million from 2020 to 2025 at a CAGR of 5% according to the latest research report from Technavio. 35% of the market’s growth will originate from APAC during the … Read more

Growing their own gardens teaches DD2’s special education students food science and life skills | Features

SUMMERVILLE – On a sun-soaked day in April, the students in Robin Heard’s special education class at Sand Hill Elementary School were outside taking care of their garden. Their classroom overlooks the “Sandpiper Seedlings” beds where the students – mostly fourth and fifth graders – gestured to the different vegetables, listing their favorites. Popular choices … Read more

UC Davis biologist works to support diversity in science

Dr. Nicholas Burnett primarily studies biology as a post-doctoral researcher at UC Davis. But recently, he and several colleagues turned their focus out of the lab to learn more about the social side of the science world. “We’re trying to take a critical look using our training as biologists and scientists at the system of … Read more

Physicists Defend, Celebrate Science in Simons Center Panel |

From left to right, the panel at “Celebrating Science in a Fractured Society” – Clifford Johnson, James Gates Jr., Shirley Ann Jackson, David Gross and Neil deGrasse Tyson. Photos by John Griffin. Science is one of the most powerful tools we have for meeting the challenges that face humanity. However, a worldwide increase in misinformation, … Read more

Top US STEM Students Win Scholarships and Awards at the 60th Annual National Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS), the premier showcase for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) research by high school students, is pleased to announce the 2022 winners of the 60th National JSHS competition. The Tri-Service – the Departments of the US Army, Navy, and Air Force – … Read more

An international consortium, led by IRB Barcelona and the biotechnology company Merus, reports the discovery of MCLA-158, the first clinical candidate screened in organoids targeting cancer stem cells of solid tumors.

Barcelona, ​​25 April 2022– Scientists from an international consortium led by Dr. Eduard Batllehead of the Colorectal Cancer laboratory at IRB Barcelona, ​​ICREA researcher and group leader of CIBER de Cáncer (CIBERONC), together with the Dutch company Merus NV, reveal the preclinical data that has led to the discovery of MCLA-158 and its mechanism of … Read more

Institute for the Biology of Stem Cells awarded $ 1M training grant for postdoctoral researchers

As academic researchers, UC Santa Cruz Professors Camilla Forsberg and Lindsay Hinck push the frontiers of stem cell biology by looking for unexplored areas of their fields. They bring this same innovative spirit to their roles as directors of the Institute for the Biology of Stem Cells (IBSC), searching for untapped areas that can be … Read more

NASA STEM Program at York College is making a difference – York College / CUNY

Recently several former students of the NASA STEM Program ended up in majoring STEM disciplines and their credentials were accepted by reputed universities such as Georgia Institute of Technology, CUNY Sophie Davis Medical School, New York University, University of Pennsylvania, Columbia University, Hofstra University, Northeastern University, etc. Sol De Leon (Currently a pre-med student at … Read more

Scientists Create First Comprehensive Map of Human Blood Stem Cell Development

Human blood stem cells emerging from specialized endothelial cells in the wall of an embryonic aorta. UCLA scientists ‘confirmation of this process clarifies a longstanding controversy about the stem cells’ cellular origin. Credit: Hanna Mikkola Lab / UCLA, Katja Schenke-Layland Lab / University of Tübingen, Nature UCLA scientists and colleagues have created a first-of-its-kind roadmap … Read more