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An Eventful Week for Fast Forward

Fast Forward started the week with The Cogdell Berry Farm and Kia Motors table reads, and I was so excited that I went home and bought some blueberries that same evening. I would have bought a car,...

June 26, 2013

STEM Jobs Without a Degree – More Than You May Think

The growth of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) related jobs is booming. The common thought is that such jobs require an advanced degree or at a minimum - a bachelor’s degree....

June 14, 2013

Lights, Camera, Meddin!

Hollywood South. That’s what people are calling Georgia. At least they will soon (if I have anything to say about it, that is). With the film and television industry growing faster than ever, more...

June 12, 2013

PBS Science Rap Finalists

Teachers have tried a lot of fun and crazy strategies to get students interested and connected to classroom content. I remember a middle school teacher dressing up in Civil War era soldier’s uniform...

June 4, 2013

NASA Summer of Innovation and Grant

This week's Tech Thursday features NASA’s Summer of Innovation program, which is intended to keep kids engaged in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) throughout the summer by supporting...

May 30, 2013

Plants Grow After 400-Year Frozen Sleep

The Polar Ice Caps are Melting! It reads like a frantic sandwich board message, but it’s also been scientifically measured.

May 29, 2013

Double Trouble

The Fast Forward team recently made a trip to Georgia Regents University, one of the premier medical colleges in the state of Georgia. I’d love to give my usual gripping first-hand account of the...

May 14, 2013

Long Live the King...of Pops

King of Pops! If you live near Atlanta, that name alone should get you excited. They’re a pop. The top pop. And Fast Forward couldn’t help but make a stop to this top pop’s pop shop. I got to tag...

May 12, 2013

In Full Swing

It’s been exactly one month since I started working on GPB’s educational show Fast Forward. It’s been a whirlwind of learning how to use new technology and devices, and right now I’ve got it down...

May 9, 2013

Solar Eclipse Today - Watch Online or On App

If you are dreading the daily commute, today is a good day to avoid it by leaving work early or hanging around the office for a few extra minutes for some free sci-fi entertainment a la Mother Nature.

May 9, 2013

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