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All-female spacewalk inspiring Capital Region women to reach for the stars

Artificial intelligence helps train guide dogs for the blind
'Jurassic World Live' brings the very old to a new show
Schumer pushes to train 'robust pipeline' of cybersecurity experts
Program puts Capital Region high schoolers on fast-track for STEM careers
Virtual reality bringing rehab and senior centers into the future
STEMinista program encourages girls to get involved with STEM
Special 'Sweat Patch' would help people stay hydrated in hot temps
New push to get females interested in STEM pays off
Colorado college offers class in science and technology of brewing
RPI team says fungi could be the future of building
Creating 'carbon snakes' with sugar and baking soda
Amsterdam summer camp brings STEAM to creative kids
Glenville maple syrup production giving kids a taste of STEM
RPI's Low helped NASA, Apollo take off
Legos and lemons calculate into science careers of the future
Experiment RPI professor helped create heads to space
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Utah teen invents device to help protect preemies' hearing

Capital Region sees increasing student interest in trade jobs

New dino theme park opening in Queensbury

Research, businesses affected by helium shortage

New distillery is first of its kind in New York

"Girls Go STEM" teaches female students about science

Esports leagues continue to grow at schools

RPI researchers developing robot to collect debris in space

Siena College honored for success in physics program

Animals help Saratoga Springs kindergartners learn about STEAM

Robot Milo brings efforts to ease autism, teach STEM

Robotics competition for high schoolers held at RPI

Wireless monitors improving the NICU

GlobalFoundries teams up with MiSci for hands-on STEM education

Albany high school robotics team ready to build another champion

Statewide weather network helping meteorologists make better predictions

Broadalbin-Perth students aim to be best cybersecurity team in the nation

Troy museum's hands-on project a real 'eye-opener' for kids

Troy school uses buoyancy to get kids excited about STREAM

BioBus brings science lab on wheels to Troy

'Robotic cats' comforting patients with dementia at VA nursing home in Albany

Amount of STEM children's books on the rise

$50,000 grant helping young tech companies get big ideas to market

Weather balloon launch nearly perfect for La Salle Institute students

Michigan high schoolers invent device to help girl who is disabled

New Siena observatory has largest telescope in Capital Region

RPI freshman improving natural disaster response through coding

Sky Scraper Farms

Domino artist takes classic effect and adds STEM twist

MiSci STEAM Festival nourishing kids' curiosity

Sparking an interest with Manufacturing Day

Verizon helping bridge digital divide for students

Manned mission to Mars discussed at RPI panel

Schenectady company using modern STEM to take diapers back in time

STEM Aviation Camp gives future aviators first lessons in flight

STEM teachers get schooled in new lessons for students

Niskayuna STEAM bus to take class on the road

Girl Scouts explore at how water is used to help make microchips

NASA sending spacecraft into sun's glittering crown

Women helping Capital Region students prepare for STEM workforce

BOCES hosts summer STEM camp

Young cadets flying high at Scotia summer camp

UAlbany chemist finds faster way to crack crime scene code

Ocean plastics get new life

Drones offer safe alternative to fireworks

Dome a big leap in Siena observatory construction

Death Wish Coffee blasts-off into space

Excelsior College receives grant of nearly $250,000

Science on tap in Saratoga Springs

Niskayuna high schoolers put a STEM twist on problem-solving

Plastic-eating bacteria a breakthrough in green technology

Schalmont students getting new set of STEM courses

Schenectady County Community College offering summer camp in STEM aviation

Assemblyman, UAlbany try to woo new health building to East Greenbush

Rocket lesson blasts-off at Wynantskill school

Researchers secretly activate voice assistants

RPI making use of leftover packaging materials

Students help release trout into Geyser Creek

Students explore STEM passion through Science Olympiad

Girl power: All-female teams compete at robotics event

Troy business makes custom bras

Prosthetic hands created by local teens presented to 11-year-old girl

Summer camps go high-tech

Melrose native trying to solve sonic boom problem

High schooler's virtual reality rekindling precious memories for elders

STEM celebrated in North Greenbush

Oregon city reaches major milestone converting poop to power

Brain implant changes epilepsy patient's life

Cohoes company has impressive resume designing elaborate waterparks

New tech offers rapid cancer detection

Tech Valley Regional FIRST Robotics competition underway at RPI

RPI hosting robotics competition this weekend

RNA Institute scientists raise STEM awareness

New $14 million Pittsfield facility will promote shared research

Molecularium Project aims to get kids excited about STEM

GlobalFoundries donation help brings STEM to Capital Region Boys & Girls Clubs

Albany Academy students prep for state tournament

Schumer visits SUNY Adirondack touting importance of cyber-security education



APNewsBreak: US takes step to require asylum-seekers' DNA

FILE - In this Thursday, April 18, 2019, file photo, a sign for the Department of Justice hangs in the press briefing room at the Justice Department, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Qantas completes longest non-stop New York-Sydney flight
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Syrian mission-accomplished moment

In this Oct. 17, 2019, photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the American Airlines Center in Dallas. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

Move over, Honeycrisp: New apple to debut at grocery stores

In this photo taken Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, a Cosmic Crisp apple, partially coated with a white kaolin clay to protect it from sunburn, is picked at an orchard in Wapato, Wash. The Cosmic Crisp, a new variety and the first-ever bred in Washington state, will be available beginning Dec. 1 and is expected to be a game changer in the apple industry. Already, growers have planted 12 million Cosmic Crisp apple trees, a sign of confidence in the new variety. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

First all-female spacewalking team makes history

In this photo provided by NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir exits the International Space Station on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019.  The world’s first female spacewalking team is making history high above Earth.  This is the first time in a half-century of spacewalking that a woman floated out without a male crewmate. Their job is to fix a broken part of the station’s solar power network.(NASA via AP)

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Researchers find second warship from WWII Battle of Midway

Rob Kraft, director of undersea operations at Vulcan Inc., reviews sonar scans of a warship from the World War II Battle of Midway that was found by his crew on the research vessel Petrel, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, off Midway Atoll in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

1st of many federal broadband grants announced in Tennessee

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, right, shakes hands with a member of the agriculture industry who attended a town hall meeting on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)

Google affiliate begins drone deliveries in Virginia town

Package carrying drones are dispatched from a launch site the company calls the

Facebook reaches licensing deal with News Corp for headlines
Huawei exec: Chinese tech giant wants to be 'transparent'

Huawei Chief Technology Officer Paul Scanlan, during an interview with the Associated Press in Washington, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Scanlan says the company wants to be open and transparent in persuading the U.S. government that national security concerns about its technology are unfounded.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)