Category Archives: Cool

Girl Scouts sponsor FIRST LEGO League

You may have heard of LEGO robotics. Maybe you did it in grade school or middle school. Maybe you decided not to, or didn’t hear about it. That’s totally okay. It’s worth knowing, though, that LEGO robotics continues through high … Continue reading

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If you’re reading this, you’ve got a leg up on one of the best computer scientists.

Edsger Wybe Dijkstra (try saying that if you’re not Dutch) is known for a lot of important advancements in computer science, won the 1972 Turing Award, was so cool that the ACM PODC Influential Paper Award was renamed to the … Continue reading

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The One World Trade Center, or Why You Should Be An Architect.

Architecture is probably the most mathematical, engineering-intrinsic forms of art. Beyond just designing a cool building, one has to make every detail of it work perfectly. Just over a decade ago, terrorists found and exploited a weakness of one of … Continue reading

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