Students from Calvert County, in partnership with Morgan State University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, presented their research about the health of the Chesapeake Bay.
A malfunction in one of the reaction wheels on NASA’s Kepler spacecraft, which is searching for Earth-like planets orbiting stars besides the sun, may jeopardize the planet-search mission.
Get ready for the cicadas to return this summer in Maryland, and all it takes is a few drops of morning dew to keep their wings fresh and clean.
With many rivers still above or just below their flood stage, Illinois residents are starting to dry out from last week’s rainfall.
It’s not Jurassic Park but real life, as two scientists have found evidence, among fossil dinosaur eggs, that dinosaurs are perhaps more closely linked to birds than to reptiles.
The Washington Post published a “standardized test” that was written by an 8th-grade student in New York. It’s all in fun, but with any good joke, there are elements of truth.
Although some errors can still be found in the Next Generation Science Standards, they do deliver in terms of encouraging the development of critical thinking skills from K to 12.
A Maryland scientist and member of the state board of education speaks about the Next Generation Science Standards, which were released to the public on Tuesday.
A group of 26 states, including both Illinois and Maryland, has finally released the “Next Generation Science Standards.” The effort took several years, and we’ll examine the standards in future posts on this blog.
Comparative linguistic studies have revealed that very young children understand the rules behind the grammar they’re using and don’t simply imitate words and phrases they hear from adults.