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When I Grow Up STEM Kit: Environmental Scientist | Kaplan Early Learning Company

When I Grow Up STEM Kit: Environmental Scientist | Kaplan Early Learning Company

Encourage exploration with the exclusive When I Grow Up STEM Series Environmental Scientist Kit from Kaplan Early Learning Company! Dramatic play and STEM concepts are introduced to children, ages three years and up, through multiple hands-on experiments and activities as children learn about the different parts of the environment and how to protect it. Science, …

Brandon Lucia: Energy Harvesting Computers: Extracting Energy from the Environment

Brandon Lucia: Energy Harvesting Computers: Extracting Energy from the Environment

In my lab, we’re developing the basic technology to support what are called “energy harvesting computers.” These are devices that can perform computations, sense their environments, and communicate using energy that they extract from their environments. We can make devices harvest radio waves or use solar energy. By powering these devices with energy extracted from …