Calling scientists of all color

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 […]

Watching a Solar Eclipse in the USA

I had the privilege of watching the solar eclipse with Dr. Curtis Bennett who just happens to be the new dean of the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at California State University, Long Beach.  Here are some photos of our special solar eclipse watching party.  We had lots of fun talking and experimenting with […]

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 […]