Technology Archive

What Can I Do With a STEM Degree?

Perhaps you are considering a degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM), but aren’t quite sure what you can do with the degree once you graduate. Our infographic provides a quick look at some …
RicochetScience flipboard

RicochetScience Magazine on FlipBoard

As a science instructor, I am always looking for current event topics for my introductory biology classes, or for something for the students to read before coming to class. While Twitter is great, chasing down …
Three Parents – One Baby

Three Parents – One Baby

In vitro fertilization technology has been used for many years to help couples conceive a child. The process involves taking an egg from the mother and fertilizing it with paternal sperm to create embryos that …
iPad Apps for Biology: Flipboard

iPad Apps for Biology: Flipboard

If you have an iPad and you are not yet familiar with FlipBoard, then you are probably missing out on one of the greatest ways of visually organizing and sharing your content. Using this app …

Student Help For A&P

Students struggle with the complex terminology and concepts of any course in the sciences. However, for many students, anatomy and physiology is the ultimate nightmare. On many campuses, the failure rate in an introductory A&P …
DNA structure

The DNA Hard Drive

A,C, G, and T. Every biology student learns that the information to construct a cell is contained in those four letters, and each corresponds to a chemical nucleotide. These nucleotides contain the information for the …