Calling Scientists of All Colors

Black, Hispanic, and Native American scientists and engineers are needed to solve important problems ROBERTA KWOK AUG 24, 2017 — 8:00 AM EST DaNa Carlis flew in a jet about 13,700 meters (45,000 feet) above the Pacific Ocean, near Hawaii, to gather weather data. Here, he is about to release an instrument called a dropsonde […]

International Music Grants

The NAMM Foundation Announces $675,000 in Grants to Music Education Programs Worldwide Carlsbad, CA July 6, 2017 The NAMM Foundation has announced that the organization will benefit 24 different music education programs with $675,000 in grants, an increase made possible by NAMM Foundation donors. The beneficiaries, located both domestically and abroad, provide access and instruction […]

The Whole World Will Be Watching

How is the sun completely blocked in an eclipse? In this picture of a solar eclipse, the moon is beginning to move from in front of the sun. Credit: NASA During a total solar eclipse, the moon passes between Earth and the sun. This completely blocks out the sun’s light. However, the moon is about […]