National Broadband Map

https://broadbandnow.com/national-broadband-map

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Madeline Swegle becomes US Navy’s first Black female fighter pilot in its 110-year history

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/07/13/madeline-swegle-becomes-navys-first-black-female-fighter-pilot/5426566002/

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Tech’s Increasing Dependence on Foreign Students, in Six Charts

https://onezero.medium.com/techs-increasing-dependence-on-foreign-students-in-six-charts-5a9ffc997519

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RIP Grant Imahara

I was saddened to hear the Grant Imahara died yesterday. Grant was a roboticist and engineer who inspired a generation of engineers by making engineering and science cool along with the rest of the Mythbusters cast.

There are many tributes on the internet here is just one of them: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.forbes.com/sites/isabeltogoh/2020/07/14/tributes-paid-to-mythbusters-host-grant-imahara-who-died-suddenly-aged-49/amp/

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How to catch a glimpse of the comet NEOWISE dazzling the skies right now

https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2020/7/10/21318478/nasa-f3-comet-neowise-see-watch-astrophotography-space

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Tennessee high school teacher wins $50,000 Amazon award

https://apnews.com/06557f850ad5db7c8ee15a03617a7612

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More than 300 college deans explain what they want — and don’t want — to see from applicants in the covid-19 era

https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2020/06/29/more-than-165-college-deans-explain-what-they-want-dont-want-see-applicants-covid-19-era/

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Colleges Spend Millions to Prepare to Reopen Amid Coronavirus

https://www.wsj.com/articles/colleges-spend-millions-to-prepare-to-reopen-amid-coronavirus-11592991000

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How a humble Tennessee scientist became a worldwide hero amid coronavirus pandemic

USA Today 6/24/20
by Vincent Gabrielle (Knoxville News Sentinel)

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/06/22/n-95-filter-inventor-who-became-hero-coronavirus-pandemic-peter-tsai/3235568001/

Editor Note – I did not know that the N95 Filter Material was invented in Tennessee….Did you?

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Colleges and universities prepare for fall classes in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/colleges-reopen-fall-students-coronavirus-pandemic-60-minutes-2020-06-14/

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