From experimenting with elephant toothpaste to measuring the width of a single piece of hair, 24 Orchard Knob Middle School seventh-graders got a taste for science and a glimpse of college during their recent visit to UTC.
Science is about discovery and often comes with surprises. UTC student Connor Frye’s research experience definitely had a lot of surprises.
Blake Corman tried to play it cool when he got an offer for a summer internship at a company that makes and sells hundreds of popular products.
Physics professor Dr. Bob Marlowe is pretty wired about next week’s total solar eclipse.
Rachel Peters is making music with a laser. As a chemistry major entering her senior year, Peters and Dr. Han Park, assistant professor of chemistry, are researching what is called the photoacoustic effect.
Researchers at UTC, Rice and Texas A&M have discovered that the strong force field emitted by a Tesla coil can guide tiny tubes of carbon to self-assemble into wire-like structures up to 15 cm long.