Science & Health

Students from Detroit Public Schools attended Education Day Thursday at the Detroit Grand Prix. (By Edward Cardenas)

Detroit Students Learn About Engineering At Detroit Grand Prix (Video)

Hundreds of Detroit Public Schools students took part in a hands-on day of activities at the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix to learn how science, technology, engineering and math could be used to obtain a job in automotive and racing.

CBS Detroit–14 hours ago

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing apps to help their schools. (By Edward Cardenas)

Woodhaven Students Take Top Spot At Hackathon

Student from five Metro Detroit middle schools spent two days developing an app to help

04/01/2015

Stephanie Thomas is part of the Oakland University School of Education and is doing her student teaching at STARBASE One at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (By Edward Cardenas)

Oakland University Students Get Out-Of-This World Teaching Experience at STARBASE (Video)

Student teachers from Oakland University are leading classes at STARBASE One at Selfridge Air National Guard Base.

03/31/2015

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools took part in a hackathon Friday at the Ford STEAM lab in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Students Compete To Build The Best Middle School App At Hackathon (Video)

Students from five Metro Detroit middle schools took part in a hackathon Friday at the Ford STEAM lab in Detroit.

03/27/2015

The Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit recently opened in the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation in southwest Detroit. The center will help high school students prepare for the First Robotics competition. (By Edward Cardenas)

First Robotics Engineering Center Opens In Southwest Detroit (Video)

FIRST robotics teams in southwest Detroit received a boost when the Robotics Engineering Center of Detroit recently opened in the Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation.

CBS Detroit–02/18/2015

World Robot Olympiad national champions in the Open Senior category are (L-R in front) Charles Liu of Canton, and James Xue and Christopher Geng, both of Northville. With them are Lawrence Technological University Professor CJ Chung, national director of WRO, and Thomas Goulding, chair of LTU’s Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. (LTU photo)

Canton And Northville Students Heading To World Robot Olympiad In Russia

A local team of three high school students will be representing the United States at the World Robot Olympiad in Russia.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2014

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Study: Excerise May Help Breast Cancer Patients Keep The Disease Away

The study looked at pre and post-diagnosis physical activity levels in more than 1,700 breast cancer patients between the ages of 20 and 74.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2014

Sneezing And Your Nose

Although it seems to be a basic bodily function, it is actually a complicated process involving muscles from many different areas of the body.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

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All About Leonardo Da Vinci

Da Vinci had the brains to match his drawing talents and created inventions ranging from a helicopter to waterwheels

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Acehnese people run shortly after a powerfull earthquake hit western coast of Sumatera in Banda Aceh on April 11, 2012. A massive earthquake struck off Indonesia's Sumatra island, US and Indonesian monitors reported, prompting an Indian Ocean-wide tsunami alert. (Credit: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images)

An Earthquake Education

As history has proven, earthquakes are one of the most destructive natural disasters. Engineers and scientists study them to determine how, where and why they happen to reduce the damage they can cause.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012