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Calling All Science Teachers: Help Track Cicada Swarm

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

WNYC

Join the fun that can only happen every 17 years. The cicadas are coming, and WNYC is inviting armchair scientists, DIY makers and science teachers to help predict the emergence of cicadas by building homemade sensors and sharing your observations.

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Schoolbook

Queens Students Use Break to Test Science and Music App

Friday, February 24, 2012

Ever since the iPad was introduced two years ago, educators and publishers have been developing ways to use its touch-screen technology in the classroom. So has the Icelandic singer Bjork. Her latest album is designed as a touch-screen application to teach about science and music. WNYC’s Beth Fertig caught up with some students in Queens trying out the new app during their winter break.

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Federal Dollars Pledged to Math and Science Programs

Friday, November 11, 2011

Three programs that promote math and science education will receive a big lift in the form of millions of dollars in federal grants. Now New Visions for Public Schools, the city's Education Department and the New York Hall of Science in Queens must drum up some matching funds to acquire the money.

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Features

NY Hall of Science Spotlights 1001 Inventions From the Muslim World

Friday, December 03, 2010

1001 Inventions, opening Saturday, takes note of technological and medical advancements from the Muslim world.

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