UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa .– A spring 2022 graduate seminar focusing on Earth systems will build on the experiences of William Easterling’s four-year appointment to the National Science Foundation, where he served as deputy director and chief of the Geosciences Department. The seminar, GEOG 530 Human-Environment Interactions, is also open toRead More →

The University’s DRC strives to educate students with disabilities about possible classroom arrangements that may be beneficial in their coursework. Emilie Urfer The McNamara Alumni Center captured on Sunday December 5. With the fall semester classes ending, the University of Minnesota’s Disability Resource Center (DRC) is working to ensure thatRead More →

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – A new interstate effort could reduce the infamously long journeys and supply chain issues between southern Nevada and California. Gov. Steve Sisolak and California Gov. Gavin Newsom held a joint press conference Sunday morning to announce new leadership, after California transportation officials in October said theRead More →

Modesto Junior College (MJC) waives tuition and fees for all students for the spring 2022 semester, eliminating student debt and granting students who meet specific criteria up to $ 500 in cash and credit. library. MJC’s Free for Me campaign promises free classes and no fees for each student enrolledRead More →

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A project at Spring Garden is feeding people, and they’re hoping that will help keep people warm this winter as well. “It’s something that comes off our wish list,” said Rachael Ketterer of Spring Garden Community Pantry. READ MORE: Christopher Gillie charged with arson that killed elderlyRead More →

Credit: “Spring is in the Air” JD Hanckock via Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/jdhancock/3458524868 CC BY 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/ The spring constant is a mathematical parameter present in Hooke’s law, the mathematical law that describes the stored potential energy of a coiled or stretched spring. Hooke’s Law, named after the English natural philosopher RobertRead More →

Key conceptsspringsElasticityWeightDistance introductionHave you ever played with a Slinky, used a pinball machine, written with a click pen, or ridden in a car? If so, then you have used a spring! Springs are in machines all around us and have many useful functions. In this activity, you will learn anotherRead More →