Science Shutdown: Explosion of Violence in Ecuador Forces Closure of Research Facilities

QUITO, Ecuador – An eruption of violent protests has rocked Ecuador, bringing the country’s scientific community to a standstill. The unrest, sparked by the government’s decision to end fuel subsidies, has forced several scientific institutions in the capital city of Quito to close their doors. The violence has had a significant impact on the country’s … Read more

Physicist Devoted Life to Science and Flight Before Plane Crash

CARLSBAD, Calif. – A Carlsbad physicist tragically lost his life in a plane crash, leaving behind a legacy of dedication to science and flight. Dr. John Smith devoted his career to advancing the field of physics and pursuing his passion for aviation. Smith, a respected member of the Carlsbad community, was known for his commitment … Read more

House Explosion Claims the Lives of Arkansas Family Known for their Love of Science and Education

MONTICELLO, Ark. – The tragic loss of the Bragg family in a house explosion in December has left the community of Monticello, Arkansas in mourning. Don Bragg, a project leader for the U.S. Forest Service, and his wife Hope, a STEM instructor for the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service’s 4-H program, along with two of their … Read more