Education

More Than Bessie Coleman: 7 Other Famous Black Female Pilots

Mellody Hobson on being unapologetically black

Kimberly Bryant Shares the Shocking Statistics That Prompted Her to Launch Black Girls Code

If You Know A College Bound Youngster You Must See What The Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Program Has To Offer

6 Amazing Facts About the Life of Physicist Herman Russell Branson

This Scientist Thoughts on How Human Cells Can Be Repaired Like Cars To Achieve Immortality Demands Your Attention

5 Facts About the First Black Female Physician, Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler

6 Books for Black Teens That Can Coincide with the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Scientists Are Now Discovering That Ancient Egyptians Used Water in the Most Innovative Way to Build the Pyramids

China Plans for a “Moon Base” on Unexplored Far Side by 2018

Micro: Bit Device to Help Children Learn Computer Programming

New Horizons Spacecraft Reveals New Details About Pluto

6 Black Archaeologists and Anthropologists You Should Know About

10 Captivating Animals Exclusive to Africa

8 Examples of Possible Life on Other Planets and Moons in Our Solar System

5 Reasons Why We Struggle to Find Diversity in Open Source Projects

College Students Use Oculus Rift to Improve Online Learning

5 Things to Know About Thomas L. Jennings, The First Black Patent Holder

The Discovery That Theoretical Physicist Jim Gates Has Made Between Computer Code and the Cosmos Leaves Neil deGrasse Tyson Speechless

2015 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarship Recipients Announced

5 Crucial and Unexpected Nuggets of Information That Neil deGrasse Tyson Gave to Recent Graduates

Local STEM Leaders Share Challenges and Plans to Increase the Number of Engineers Among Black Men

UNCF Announces Michael Jackson and Ray Charles Scholarships

Two Black Scholars Elected Members of the National Academy of Sciences

Georgia Tech Highlights Black Men in STEM

This Amazing 23-Year-Old Defied the Odds to Graduate College While Living in a Homeless Shelter

Kanye West Gives Acceptance Speech for an Honorary Doctorate Degree in the Only Way He Can

MESSENGER Spacecraft Uncovers New Information About Mercury

10 Top Historically Black Colleges and Universities That Receive the Most Alumni Financial Support

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Point of View on How to Measure Intelligence Might Not Be What You Think

5 Interesting Reasons Why Black Students Are Steering Clear of STEM Fields

10 of the Best Apps for Parents Home-Schooling Their Children

10 HBCUs That Graduate The Most Black STEM Students

America’s Intense Focus on Boosting STEM Education Could Be Detrimental to Innovation

9 Scientists and Inventors From Africa the World Should Know More About

Young Blerds Celebrated at White House Science Fair as President Obama Dedicates $240M to Diversifying STEM

10 of the Most Incredible STEM Programs for Black Youths

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Innovative or Insensitive? Video Game Simulating US Slave Experience Leaves Educators Divided

Low Availability and Whitewashing of Books with Diverse Characters Negatively Impacted Black Readers Seeking Alternatives

Bill Gates Details How the Internet Will Revolutionize Education by 2030

12 Black Pioneers Whose Contributions Undoubtedly Changed Education in America

4 Apps To Vastly Increase Your Child’s Black History Knowledge

How the 100 Black Men of Atlanta Robotics Program Positively Impacted This 15-Year-Old’s Life Is Phenomenal

10 Brilliant Black Mathematicians Who Never Received the Praise They Deserved

6 High-Paying Jobs for Introverted Black Nerds

10 Facts That Will Amaze You About the Life of the Brilliant Scientist Benjamin Banneker

10 Free or Inexpensive Educational Apps That Could Help Underprivileged Students Close the Racial Achievement Gap

10 Black Scientists and Physicians Who Changed History With Their Groundbreaking Achievements

10 Ridiculous Science Myths That Too Many People Believe Are True

10 of the Best HBCUs for Students Pursuing STEM Careers

6 Tips For College Success That Could Seriously Change A Student’s Life

Neil deGrasse Tyson Lands National Geographic TV Show

The Last Frontier: Education Technology Finally Sees Surge in Investments as the Industry Plays ‘Catch-Up’

Melissa Harris-Perry Sheds Light on One of the Coolest Hackathons for Young Black Techies

10 Most Anticipated Sci-Fi Books of 2015 You Should Consider Reading

Software Testing Terms You May Be Executing at Work But Are Not Familiar With

9 Top Math Apps to Refresh Your Child’s Brain

Usher Teams Up With GA Tech and Hour of Code Campaign to Banish Negative Conceptions of Tech Industry

Hour of Code Prepares to Spark Millions of Young Students’ Interest in Computer Science

This Is How the Caribbean Can Build a Young Tech Community to Compete on a Global Scale

African-American Women Paving The Way In Engineering Fields

ManyMentors: Providing Invaluable Resources to Minorities in STEM

More Than Neil deGrasse Tyson: 10 Equally Awesome Black Astrophysicists You Should Know

Project Focuses on Delivering Digital Books to Underserved African Communities

CODE2040: Helping Minority Coders Find Their Way to Silicon Valley

8 Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read According to Neil deGrasse Tyson

‘Nigeria’s Mark Zuckerberg’ Has a Big Idea That Could Disrupt the Educational System in Nigeria

Mathematician Dr. Ron Eglash Tells the Amazing Story of the Origins of Fractals in Africa

Want to Be an App Developer? This Milwaukee High School Preps Next Generation

12 Amazing Teaching Techniques That Can Be Used to Close the Education Gap

9 Strategies That Can Be Used to Close the Achievement Gap

Chicago’s Ambitious Computer Science Program Could Help Close Diversity Gap in STEM Careers

5 Ways to Get Black Kids Excited About STEM

The Way This App Solves Math Problems Using Your Phone Camera Is Nothing Short of Amazing

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The New Era of Education Entrepreneurs Take to New Orleans to Grow Businesses

This Video Perfectly Demonstrates the Importance of Mentors For Young Minds

You Will Not Believe How Early Black Boys Disengage From the Educational System

Jamaican Tech Entrepreneur Seeks to Expand New Web-Based E-Learning App To More Caribbean Islands

9 Contemporary Black Academics You Should Know

9 Black People Who Made an Impact in Physics

7 Black Innovators and Inventors in STEM Fields Who Blerds Should Know

Actor, Author Hill Harper Reaches Out to Minority Children: ‘Manifest Your Destiny’

Fulfilling Her Dream: African-American Student Earns 14 Scholarships

Five Things To Consider Before Pursuing a Degree As a Computer Programmer

Paid Less and Paying More: Black College Graduates Drowning in Student Loan Debt

A Look Back in History: Inventor Virgie M. Ammons

12 Black Scientists You Should Know Who Are Making an Impact Today

U.S. Could Face Serious Deficit of Computer Scientists by 2020

8 Blerds From the Past Who Deserve Recognition

11 African-American Medical Pioneers Who Will Make You Proud

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10 Important Things You Should Know About Intellectual Property to Protect Your Ideas

High Achievers: 6 Black Celebrities Who Finished At The Top of Their Class

8 Books of Critical Analysis and Essays on Black Speculative, Science Fiction, Superheroes and Horror

A Look Back in History: Jan Ernst Matzeliger, Shoe Production Pioneer

A Look Back in History: Mae Jemison — Breaking New Ground in Space

5 STEM Internships Blerds Should Know About

Today in History: Lewis H. Latimer, Underrated Inventor

A Look Back in History: Guion S. Bluford — The First African-American Man in Space

18 Black Child Prodigies Mainstream Media Doesn’t Talk About

Today in History: Otis Boykin, 20th Century Inventor of 21st Century Tech

20 Black Inventions Over The Last 100 Years You May Not Know

5 Career Mistakes Black Millennials Make in STEM Fields

Today in History: The Inventions of Garrett A. Morgan

7 Black Scientists and Engineers Who Helped Make Space Travel Possible

5 STEM Grants and Scholarships for African-Americans

Today in History: Inventor Alexander Ashbourne, Refiner of Coconut Oil

Do You Know the Difference Between Options and Opportunities?

Huge Career Mistakes Some Young, Smart African-Americans Make and How to Correct Them

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Dilemma Most Educated Black People Face

13 Top STEM Fields Every Black Student Should Consider And Why

Top Free Sites to Learn to Code

7 Things to Do Before Becoming An Entrepreneur

‘Cosmos’ Star Neil deGrasse Tyson Strips Sugarcoating Off Heavy Science Topics