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2014-04-28 23:02:03

Join us on May 4 for one last explosive MythBusters event; USF Engineers will be on site to show some creative combustions while learning the science behind the reaction (from a safe distance). From Hydrogen to Nitrogen, be ready to be blown away. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, the Discovery Channel’s Emmy®-nominated series, is in its final two weeks at the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) in Tampa. The series has come to life to...

2014-02-27 23:21:12

Attendees will have the opportunity to try food from the area's coolest food trucks, including Disco Donuts, Lizziecakes, I WANNA WOK, Hott Mess, Rollin Zoinks Truck, Roaming Gourmand, Pasta Bowl Food Truck, Lucia's Gelato of Tampa Bay, Big J's Smokehouse and more. MOSI’s standard exhibit galleries, ropes course and zip line will be open, in addition to the blockbuster exhibition MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 MOSI is hosting a...

2014-02-14 23:01:01

MOSI’s guests will learn about myths, the MythBusters and what experimenting is all about by participating in a series of fun, hands-on experiences and live demonstrations. Experiments cover topics such as flight, friction, gravity, speed and combustion. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 The Discovery Channel’s Emmy®-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity in...

2013-11-13 23:24:26

SET Awards, produced by Entertainment Industries Council, recognize film, television, comic book, digital and other media that inspires youth interest in Science, Engineering, Technology and Math through media and entertainment. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Top grossing films and highly rated television were honored today in Beverly Hills, CA for science, engineering and technology content magnetizing students toward related career paths. The 3rd Annual SET Awards are...

2013-11-12 23:03:28

'Tory Odyssey' takes kids on a treacherous post-apocalyptic adventure testing math and science skills. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Best known for his demolition and build skills as one of television’s MythBusters, Tory Belleci dives into the world of mobile gaming today with the introduction of 'Tory Odyssey'. The app is designed for 8-12 year-old kids and takes them on an adventure ride that challenges them to have fun while applying their math and...

2013-10-18 23:24:15

In response to an article published on Mashable, social media agency fishbat comments on the use of Twitter to help plants grow by allowing tweets to be read out loud to them. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 Social media agency fishbat responds to an article published on Mashable regarding a new MythBusters experiment, which utilizes Twitter to help a plant grow. According to an October 13th article published on Mashable titled, “MythBusters Experiment: Tweet at This Plant to Help...

2013-09-09 23:03:33

MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition makes its way to the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) in Tampa on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014 for an exclusive Florida engagement. Tickets are now on sale. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 The Discovery Channel’s Emmy®-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity in MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, which makes its way to the Museum...

FCC Asks FAA To Allow Digital Devices On Planes
2012-12-07 10:03:53

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Save the miracle of flight, there´s little to enjoy about air travel. From the security lines to the long waits to the cramped seats, getting from place to place via airplane can be a headache composed of a thousand little nuisances. Yesterday, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski called upon the FAA to reverse an outdated law and bring just a touch of sanity back to the cabin. According to The Hill, Mr. Genachowski has now...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.