The Problem with “Space Junk”

By Mitali Goel Humans have been sending enormous amounts of satellites, rovers and rockets beyond the sky, moving around the Earth, to our moon Luna and to the planets in our system and their moons. But what happens once those machines stop functioning?  Space junk, also called space debris, comprises all the old non-functioning satellitesContinue reading “The Problem with “Space Junk””

COVID-19: What Happened and What to Do Now?

By Meilin Song The advent of Covid-19, also known as the coronavirus,  has created a new “normal” in our society. With the majority of the nation still in lockdown and wary of relapses, we’re here to provide some comfort and important info on exactly what happened in these past few months and what you canContinue reading “COVID-19: What Happened and What to Do Now?”

What prompted me to start Science Speaks?

Hello! My name is Lauren Lee. Welcome to Science Speaks! This is the first blog post of many. You may be wondering about why I started Science Speaks. Like a lot of people my age, I had no idea what I wanted to do after college. I wanted to help students from around the worldContinue reading “What prompted me to start Science Speaks?”