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Many Americans can't answer science questions

Whether the Earth orbits the sun or astrology is scientific are questions many Americans cannot answer correctly.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 10:15am EST

Tags: science, National Science Foundation, survey, Jamie Slater, science and technology

Summit to boost interest in STEM education

The National Commission on Teaching and America's Future is hosting a summit aimed at improving education in science, technology and math at a Hanover hotel on Thursday.

Thursday - 11/15/2012, 04:34pm EST

Tags: National Science Foundation, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Johns Hopkins gets $6M to improve wind farm design

Johns Hopkins University says it will lead an international team of researchers studying how to improve wind farm design.

Tuesday - 10/02/2012, 05:13pm EDT

Tags: National Science Foundation, Johns Hopkins

UVa participating nanotechnology research effort

The University of Virginia and three other universities are partnering for research to create self-powered devices to help people monitor their health.

Monday - 09/10/2012, 03:56am EDT

Tags: National Science Foundation, University of Virginia, nanotechnology

UMES awarded grant from Nat'l Science Foundation

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been awarded a $500,000 grant from National Science Foundation to help prepare students for science jobs.

Thursday - 08/23/2012, 01:39pm EDT

Tags: University of Maryland Eastern Shore, National Science Foundation, Ben Cardin, Barbara Mikulski