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A Practical Application of the Fundamentals of Physics.
August 17, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

  Gravity, the force that attracts a body toward the center of the Earth, seems to be out to get me. I have been described as being “made out of fall down”. This is because I fall down. A lot. I have long legs and big feet and sometimes I don’t pick them up, so […]

Sports Science: Olympics Edition ‒ Gymnastics
August 11, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

Every four years, the eyes of the world shift towards a global competition, complete with feats of strength, determination, talent and teamwork. The Summer Olympics are back, and I could not be more excited. The following post is one of three about some of my favorite events. The spotlight was on Gabby Douglas four years […]

Happy Birthday, Isaac Newton!
January 4, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

Had he lived to see it, Sir Isaac would be 367 years old today – and probably pretty amazed at the scientific leaps and bounds we’ve seen since the 1687 publication of his Principia – widely regarded as one of the most influential books in the history of science. Though he’s known to schoolchildren to […]

Girls Exploring Math and Science at HMNS this Saturday!!
February 18, 2009 · 1 Comment

It’s National Engineers Week and what that means for us is that it’s almost time for GEMS 2009 here at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. The Girls Exploring Math and Science event has been hosted at the Houston Museum of Natural Science since 2006 and we’re all geared up for this year to be so much […]



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