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Outreach Fun: Volunteering at the Innovation Festival

So it’s been a while since I’ve written one of these posts, but this weekend, I definitely had something worth posting about! Those of you who follow me on Twitter may have seen my photo of an astronaut next to the getup he wore while climbing Mt. 511 more words

Science And Society

The Botany of Survival - Plants that Saved Arctic Expeditions

The heyday of arctic exploration during the late 19th and early 20th centuries represents a significant period in our national history and helped to shape our identity as Americans. 632 more words


Very Important Tweeter: A Visit to the National Museum of American History 

Okay, so I self-designated as a Very Important Tweeter, but for 2 hours, I felt like just that. Twenty new Twitter friends and I won a spot in the Fantastic Objects tweet-up at the National Museum of American History. 363 more words

Andrea Pawley

3 “Must Do’s” for DC

1. See Honest Abe’s top hat and the Greensboro lunch counter at the National Museum of American History 

2. Take part in a guided tour of the U.S. 31 more words