Nearly 15 years after her first space launch, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson has now spent more time off-planet than any other American, at more than 534 days. Whitson, 57, is a biochemist who has twice commanded the International Space Station. Continue reading Astronaut Peggy Whitson Sets New NASA Record For Most Days In Space
The LGBT Asylum Project is non-profit organization exclusively dedicated to providing pro-bono legal representation for LGBT immigrants who are fleeing persecution and seeking asylum in the United States. Continue reading The LGBT Asylum Project
The biodegradable prototype “is meant to show where the industry can go.” Continue reading The Fabric On These Adidas Shoes Will Decompose In Your Sink
Members of the disability and business communities need innovative solutions that will fuel our motivation and spark our spirit for collaboration. Share yours with The Arc today! If you have the passion to educate and energize hundreds of individuals who carry out the mission and values of disability inclusion every day, you’re invited to submit a proposal to speak at The Arc’s National Convention. Continue reading The Arc’s 2017 National Convention– Call for Proposals!
Scientists have created a device that can pull drinking water from the air using only the power of sunlight. The water harvester is so effective that it even works well when humidity is as low as 20 percent—typical of many of the driest regions on Earth. Continue reading Scientists Turn Air into Drinking Water with Device Powered Solely By Sunlight
A three-day course for professionals and executives that are interested in managing large amounts of data and the security and privacy implications.
Continue reading Columbia University To Present Big Data Management And Security Course
The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) hosted their 43rd annual Convention Career Fair in Kansas City, MO from March 29-April 2, 2017.
DiversityBusiness has changed its name, focus and more – to serve and to be in step with a rapidly-changing business world. Continue reading DiversityBusiness.com rebrands as Omnikal
There’s nothing cute about plucking plastic garbage out of Baltimore harbor waters. Not until you’ve met Mr. Trash Wheel, anyway. Thanks to this floating trash wheel with giant googly eyes, Baltimore’s Inner Harbor is cleaner than it’s been in years. And it’s getting clean in efficient and adorable style. Continue reading Mr. Trash Wheel Is The Eco-Friendly Plastic-Picking Device Cleaning Up Harbors
Career-wise, Zendaya has pretty much done it all. On top of starring in and producing one of Disney Channel’s biggest shows ever, K.C. Undercover, Z has landed roles in two huge films (Spider-Man: Homecoming and The Greatest Showman on Earth), along with inking a record deal, designing her own fashion line, and starting her own Zendaya app. Whew! Continue reading Why Zendaya is Helping Bring Tech to Kids in Need