The computer industry shrugged when two engineering professors said they'd found a simpler way to make chips. But today 99 percent of smartphones and devices use their method, and they're $1 million richer.
Meet Gladys West, whose mathematical calculations changed the world. Now 87, West looks back on her role as a pivotal player in the development of GPS technology.
More women are making their mark in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Take the leap and think about a career in STEM!
Teens from over 160 countries compete in a challenge aimed to inspire interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
In most countries, boys are more likely than girls to excel in math and science. That is starting to change, thanks to a push by countries and educators.
A free new augmented reality app unveils the stories of people who changed the worlds of science, technology, engineering and math.
A new movie reveals the work of three African-American women who were the brains behind the space agency's most critical missions.
Katherine Johnson's brilliant mathematical mind took her from small-town West Virginia to NASA, where she helped land a man on the moon without a computer.
Math and leisure don't always go hand-in-hand, but these students have calculated the best way to see U.S. sights in a short amount of time.
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