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There’s so much science and STEM involved in winter Olympic sports. Continue reading
The Olympic Torch will be used to signal the opening on the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea on February 9. Use the newspaper coverage of the event—both in print and online—to follow the achievements of athletes from all over … Continue reading
Aerodynamics, statistics, chemical engineering. Understanding STEM can change the way you play sports or enjoy watching them. Web Links STEM In SportsMagic Johnson shares how math made his dreams come true. Watch this video and explore more STEM activities. Basketball … Continue reading
When you watch Major League Baseball, you’re seeing STEM in action. The science of aerodynamics is in every pitch. Engineering is part of every bat, ball, glove and helmet. And the math of statistics can inform a team’s strategy. When … Continue reading
There are 30 teams in Major League Baseball. How well do you know the team names? We’ve scrambled their names—can you rewrite them correctly? Check your answers by looking at the MLB standing in your newspaper’s sports section.