SciSpotlight: NYSCI News Digest

Jun 16

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library-nysci:

A fond farewell!I will be leaving NYSCI after 6.5 years at the end of June for a position as school librarian in Manhattan.   Getting to know our library visitors has been the best part of my life here in Corona.  So many different types of families and schools… many coming from around the globe.Thank you for enriching my life with your eagerness and friendship!Best wishes,Rebecca ReitzRRRLibrarian@gmail.com

Bye Rebecca! Good luck on your journey and thank you for making NYSCI’s library so wonderful.

library-nysci:

A fond farewell!
I will be leaving NYSCI after 6.5 years at the end of June for a position as school librarian in Manhattan. 
Getting to know our library visitors has been the best part of my life here in Corona.  So many different types of families and schools… many coming from around the globe.
Thank you for enriching my life with your eagerness and friendship!

Best wishes,
Rebecca Reitz
RRRLibrarian@gmail.com

Bye Rebecca! Good luck on your journey and thank you for making NYSCI’s library so wonderful.

Our solar system to scale: the sun at Queens Museum, and NYSCI is hosting Saturn. Planets are scattered all over Corona. Come and do a tour!

Jun 11

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In Case You Missed It: President Obama Answers Your Education Questions

whitehouse:

Did you miss it? Watch today’s Tumblr Q&A right here to see President Obama answer questions on education, college affordability, and more.

NYSCI’s digital production manager and explainers-nysci tumblr blogger comaniddy was here! What’s the take-away comaniddy?

Jun 07

#designlab is open today! What are you going to make?

#designlab is open today! What are you going to make?

Jun 06

kateoplis:

LEGO is Launching a Female Scientists Series

kateoplis:

LEGO is Launching a Female Scientists Series

(via kenyatta)

sciencefriday:

Today at 2pm ET:
The EPA’s new proposal to curb carbon emissions
What’s the story of the materials that make up our world?
Worried about wildfires? Call in the goat brigade.
Documenting the oldest living things in the world
Making summer plans with climate change in mind
Listen on your local station or sciencefriday.com!

sciencefriday:

Today at 2pm ET:

Listen on your local station or sciencefriday.com!

Ready to sail away on a making adventure in 1 day #designlab #opening

Ready to sail away on a making adventure in 1 day #designlab #opening

Jun 05

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