Bay Area Home To Most Educated People In AmericaThey've been called elitist snobs, nerds and brainiacs -- but the fact is, folks in the Bay Area are among the brightest, most well-educated people in the country.
Oakland Student Makes The Cut, Wins $20,000 STEM Scholarship From PG&EAn Oakland student is one of only 10 students in Northern and Central California to win a $20,000 college scholarship from PG&E.
How To Watch Today's Amazing Total Solar Eclipse LIVE From MicronesiaA total solar eclipse will sweep across the skies over Micronesia Tuesday. You can watch it live thanks to the SF Exploratorium and NASA.
Periodic Table Gets Four New Elements Finally Filling The Seventh Row... Let The Naming BeginScientists, chemistry students, toss out your periodic tables. They are out-of-date after the discovery and assignment of four new elements with atomic numbers, finally filling out the table's seventh row.
Facebook COO Sandberg Slams Military For Bias Against WomenFacebook's chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, told cadets at the Air Force Academy that bias is prevalent in the military.
Willie Brown Middle School - SF's First New Campus In A Decade - To Focus On STEM EducationSan Francisco is set to open its first new school in a decade.
Want A High-Paying STEM Job? Start HereJill Schlesinger has tips for snagging a high demand STEM job.
Great Scott! How Does Lexus' Hoverboard Actually Work?It's been on the mind of many Back To The Future fans, "How does it work?"
Massive Solar Flare Reported, X-Ray Radiation Blacks Out Some Radio Communiction While Solar Storm Also Hits EarthA sunspot erupted this afternoon creating a powerful solar flare bathing earth in electromagnetic radiation, and causing temporary disruptions in some radio communication, according to SpaceWeather.com, while a solar storm continues to rage.
Summer Solstice, Father's Day 2015 Align To Give Dads Sunniest Day Of YearDads, get ready for almost 15 hours of sunlight on the longest day of the year this Sunday.
Women Scientists Show What #DistractinglySexy Looks Like After Nobel Laureate's Sexist RemarksWomen scientists everywhere are revealing "distractingly sexy" photos of themselves after a Nobel Prize-winning British scientist said there was "trouble with girls" working in laboratories. (Via KBCWtv)
Ewww.... Surfer Butts The Focus Of Scientific Research Into Ocean BacteriaCall it the most literal "beach bum" study ever. Occasionally in science, the topic of your research and the perfect subjects in which to study it correlate in unique ways, case in point -- surfers and antibiotic-resistant bacteria. More specifically, surfer's colons.