As we look back on 2021, we say farewell to many notable Americans who left their mark on the world. Here are a few of those trailblazers.
New global rankings show that U.S. schools dominate the world's top universities. Many top U.S. schools excel in both STEM subjects and the arts.
NASA is using a small helicopter to explore Mars. Learn more about the Burmese American woman who helped make Ingenuity's historic flight possible.
African American women have invented modern conveniences and deepened our understanding of our world. Learn about the contributions of several Black women.
American science fairs help high school students put the STEM lessons they've learned to the test. Read what a veteran judge says about them.
American women have long guided U.S. space exploration. Learn more about the female mathematician who helped discover Pluto
The 2019 Open Doors report shows the benefits of international student exchanges, enhancing students' ability to succeed.
Meet Karen Uhlenbeck, a U.S. professor whose work has led to some of the most dramatic advances in mathematics in 40 years.
For the third time in four years, Team USA ranked first in the International Mathematical Olympiad, the standard for excellence in youth mathematics.