Latest Alan Alda Stories

2015-04-23 12:28:32

Award-Winning Actor Exemplifies CMU's Interdisciplinary Strengths PITTSBURGH, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alan Alda, an acclaimed actor, writer and director who has a

Scientists Explain Color To A Kid
2013-12-13 10:43:41

This year, the annual Flame Challenge is asking scientists to explain “What is color?” to a kid through writing, video or graphics.

What Is Time? Alan Alda Contest Seeks Answer For Sixth-Graders
2012-12-11 10:02:04

After the huge success of a contest last year asking "What is a flame?", Alan Alda is now posing a new query, asking scientists to explain time to sixth-graders.

Winner Of Flame Challenge Has A Fun Way To Explain Fire
2012-07-04 07:37:02

Have you ever tried to explain something as common and every day as a blue sky, green grass, or the way sound works? Those with children have likely had to do this very thing at some point, trying their best to assuage their kid’s blossoming curiosity.

Alda Issues Challenge To Explain Flames To Grade Schoolers
2012-03-25 05:04:51

An ongoing contest at the Center for Communicating Science is seeking entries that explain exactly what a flame is in such a way that older grade-school children can grasp the concept and understand just what the process is all about.

2009-09-14 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has launched EmmyTVLegends.org, a new web video portal offering free, public access to the Archive of American Television, the most comprehensive videotaped interview collection of its kind.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
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