You probably know the old adage that “Every great journey beginning with a single step.” But what motivates a person to take that step? What moves someone from idea to action? I interviewed inventors and young scientists to find out!
YSC Ambassador Abigail “Astronaut Abby” Harrison shares her experience at this year’s challenge event. It feels like not too long ago I was a “kid scientist", with big dreams of changing the world
Meet Dr. Kathleen Shafer, the 3M mentor who helped Gitanjali Rao earn the title of 2017's Discovery Education 3M Top Young Scientist. Read on to learn about Dr. Shafer's background, early influencers, and her work with young people.
Autumn typically brings a riot of color to the forests of New England. But there and in many other areas of the country, why did the colors arrive late this year?
11-year-old Gitanjali Rao from Lone Tree, CO, won the 2017 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. Read on to learn more about her incredible innovation: Tethys.