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Maria Telkes – Scientist and Inventor

Maria Telkes was an American scientist who invented solar-powered devices.  She studied biophysics and chemistry. She earned her doctorate degree in 1924. Telkes learned that heat from sunlight could be captured and stored, and then … Read more

In the News

Hazardous Train Derailment in Ohio

A train went off its tracks near the border of Pennsylvania and Ohio. The train crashed in a town called East Palestine, Ohio. Many of the train’s cars flipped over. While nobody was killed, this … Read more