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Iron Man 3 and Georgia STEM Day

How can I possibly make a connection between the movie Iron Man 3 and Georgia STEM Day? Easily! The first connection is obvious: the first annual Georgia STEM Day is today and Iron Man 3 opens in...

May 3, 2013

Have You Seen the World’s Smallest Movie?

My physical science teacher, the late Mickey Golding, had a way of imprinting scientific knowledge, which is why I can tell you that an atom is (this is how he defined things, by elongating “is” so...

May 1, 2013

Fishing for Jobs

Call me Ishmael. Seriously Ishmael, if you’re reading this give me a call. I lost your number. Luckily I haven’t lost my ability to segue. And Fast Forward hasn’t lost its knack for finding cool...

April 12, 2013

Tech Thursday: Balloon Jousting

PBS KIDS’ Design Squad Nation has tons of fun activities for kids to interact with science and discover how math and creative technologies interact for fun learning experiences. Their latest...

April 11, 2013

CEISMC Offering FREE STEM Professional Learning Courses!

Our neighbor here in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia Tech, has a place that is dedicated to the enhancement of STEM education for students and teachers. The Center for Education Integrating Science,...

April 9, 2013

Fast Forward at the Fabulous Fox

We’re back! Fast Forward that is. Well, I’m new. But the show is returning. So they’re back…and I’m just here. Let me start again. Hi, I’m Parker. I’m the new production assistant here on Fast...

April 5, 2013

Teacher Training from Georgia DNR

Project Wild, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, has been providing quality educational programs for teachers and children for over 20 years. Its mission is to encourage...

April 4, 2013

Meteor Strike Tonight on NOVA

On February 15, 2013 the largest asteroid since the Tunguska event (also in Siberia) of 1908 collided with Earth. This time, literally thousands of video images were captured of the event providing...

March 27, 2013

Tech Thursday: Emergence - Finding the Unexpected

In this post, guest blogger Ari Daniel Shapiro explores the concept of emergence which can be present in the highly technical and evolved and the ordinary. Imagine something you use everyday – like...

March 21, 2013

First It's a Table

Once again, we’re bringing you something that we think is A-MAZ-ING… but this time it isn’t an app. It’s furniture with such eloquent and intelligent design, that we find it both beautiful and techy...

March 13, 2013

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