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  • Doing Science

    Passing a love of science through generations

    Sometimes, the love of science threads its way through the generations of a family, like inherited traits of DNA or lines of code from a cascading style sheet passing on rules to others. This is especially the case for through Aaron Yeiser, who won the second place award at the 2017 Regeneron Science Talent Search. His grandparents and father work in computer science, technology, and chemical...

    07:00 AM, March 22, 2017
  • Doing Science

    Science changes people's lives

    Regeneron, the sponsor of the Science Talent Search, presented several of their inventions and offered advice to the 2017 Regeneron STS finalists last Monday night. Finalists wandered a room of innovations, trying on virtual reality headsets, learning about genetically modified mice born with human immune systems to speed up the drug research stage, and taking photos in front of green screens...

    11:00 AM, March 20, 2017
  • Doing Science

    Teen scientist researches new approach to neurological damage, wins Regeneron Science Talent Search 2017

    Forty finalists took home more than $1.8 million in awards at the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2017. Their scientific research ranged from improving biodegradable battery life to finding ways to eliminate space debris.

    Indrani Das, 17, of Oradell, New Jersey, won the top award of $250,000 in the Regeneron STS for her study of a possible approach to treating the death of neurons...

    00:00 AM, March 15, 2017
  • Doing Science

    STEM geniuses share their science research

    Today, the 40 2017 Regeneron Science Talent Search finalists presented their scientific research to the public at the Regeneron STS 2017 Public Exhibition of Projects at the National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C.

    For three hours, Society alumni, judges, students, and members of the public wandered the halls learning about various projects. View photos from the day below!

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    14:53 PM, March 12, 2017
  • Doing Science

    'We need you to save our world': George Yancopoulos offers STEM advice

    "Science and education are two of the most noble careers anyone could go into," said George Yancopoulos, the Chief Scientific Officer at Regeneron, which sponsors the Science Talent Search.

    George spoke to the 2017 Regeneron STS finalists Friday night about how he entered science, his heroes, and how he turned Regeneron into such a great place for scientists to work.

    You are our...

    14:30 PM, March 12, 2017
  • Doing Science

    40 finalists and 40 STEM dreams

    Forty posters, 40 finalists, 40 hopes and dreams about STEM. Today, the 40 Regeneron Science Talent Search finalists are presenting their scientific research to the public at the Regeneron STS 2017 Public Exhibition of Projects at the National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C.

    We spoke to four finalists right before the Public Exhibition of Projects began. Read on for an inside look...

    11:30 AM, March 12, 2017
  • Doing Science

    Come to the Regeneron STS 2017 Public Exhibition of Projects

    This Sunday, March 12, 2017, come to the National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C. for the Regeneron Science Talent Search 2017 Public Exhibition of Projects as the 40 finalists present their scientific research to the public, students, and judges.

    The Public Exhibiton of Projects is a great opportunity for members of the public, schools, teachers, and adults to meet the Regeneron...

    10:29 AM, March 9, 2017
  • Doing Science

    Training the next generation of STEM leaders

    Elson Galang leads a network of Intel ISEF alumni in the Philippines. He was an Intel ISEF 2012 finalist and brings alumni in the country together to train hundreds of students and teachers in precollege research, and equip them with skills for science fairs and beyond.

    He is inspired by the great work Society for Science & the Public has done. "We have seen how the Society provided...

    07:00 AM, February 23, 2017
  • How to Write an Intel ISEF Abstract

    What is the purpose of the abstract?

    The abstract should be a brief, yet comprehensive synopsis of the research project. It should seek to highlight the research question(s), experimental procedures, data, and conclusions in a way that is concise and easy to understand. It will be reviewed by Special Award Organization and Grand Award Judges to determine whether the project stands out within...

    15:06 PM, February 17, 2017
  • Doing Science

    Finding sustainable cleaning methods for oil spills

    Cleaning up oil spills is an intensive, dirty job. One middle school student wanted to find the most efficient and sustainable cleaning method for oil spills.

    Nathan Deng, a 2016 Broadcom MASTERS top winner, washes dishes at home and noticed that both dishwashing and oil spills require surfactant chemicals. Surfactants grab onto grease to help water wash it away. They break up the...

    07:00 AM, February 7, 2017

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