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  • STEM / STEAM: Learning WordPress Full Site Editing (FSE)

    STEM / STEAM: Learning WordPress Full Site Editing (FSE)

    UPDATE May 29, 2022: All three of my sites are now FSE. 🙂 Full Site Editing (FSE) is going to change how I use themes on WordPress. In addition, it will allow me to return ForCarol.org / ForCarol.com to WordPress.com, since I will have a….self-designed….”theme” that does everything I need it to do……and more. 🙂 […]

  • STEM / STEAM: James Webb Space Telescope

    STEM / STEAM: James Webb Space Telescope

    On Christmas Day, December 25, 2021 at 4:20 AM PST, the James Webb Space Telescope will launch a new era in space exploration. The telescope successfully launched in Christmas Day 2021: With far superior technology than the aging Hubble Space Telescope, the James Webb Space Telescope will be able to see far into the past…almost […]

  • Callie Rodriguez: NASA’s First Woman to Explore the Moon

    Callie Rodriguez: NASA’s First Woman to Explore the Moon

    Using graphic novels and augmented and virtual reality technology, NASA introduces us to Callie Rodriguez, the first woman to explore the moon. With the upcoming Artemis program liftoff, NASA will, be sending a woman of color to the moon, these stories lead up to that occasion. I grabbed this description from the “First Woman” web […]

  • Amanda Gorman Poet Laureate

    Amanda Gorman Poet Laureate

    Amanda Gorman, our National Poet Laureate, January 20, 2021 at the Inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris (and, yes, I’m a joyful warrior!). Awesome Inspiring Breathtaking Drive Safe! Never Forget A reminder that science, technology, engineering, art, and math rock! STEM/STEAM

  • NASA Launches Mars Rover PERSEVERANCE

    NASA Launches Mars Rover PERSEVERANCE

    The latest NASA Mars Rover launched successfully today (July 30, 2020). Nearly seven months from today (Feb 18, 2021) Perseverance should land on Mars. When it does, there are a number of experiments scheduled. But first….watch the really cool launch video below thanks to CNET. / NASA. On Wikipedia, you can find all the info […]

  • STEM / STEAM: Christina Koch Returns to Earth After Spending 328 Days on the Space Station

    STEM / STEAM: Christina Koch Returns to Earth After Spending 328 Days on the Space Station

    Working as an electrical engineer (MSEE from the University of Kansas) at Lawrence Livermore Lab I briefly met with another electrical engineer (BSEE from the University of the Pacific); Jose Hernandez. Years later, I learned that Jose had become an Astronaut and some time after that…..he blasted off into space! Very cool! Fast forward a zillion years, […]

  • STEM / STEAM: Watch as PhysicsGirl Explains What Programmers Really Do

    STEM / STEAM: Watch as PhysicsGirl Explains What Programmers Really Do

    PhysicsGirl Diana Cowern visits YouTube to find out what software engineers really do. NOTE: ForCarol.com College Scholarship recipient, Inyoung, now works at YouTube TV. 🙂 As Diana explains: “I left a physics job to do software engineering. Was it worth it? What do software engineers actually do? Software engineers and programmers code everything from virtual […]