Magnitude introduces VR experience Starborn Academy with Uplift Aerospace

Uplift Aerospace (Symbol: NRPI) has selected Magnitude.io as an outreach partner to bring Virtual Reality (VR) to schools across the United States and beyond. This collaboration marks a new era of immersive STEM learning and significant expansion of Uplift’s Starborn Academy into strategic global markets, including a main focus on California school districts. The new virtual reality program, Starborn Academy, is an immersive nine-week virtual reality (VR) education program that has been designed to elevate…

Lifting Science Test Scores: Unlocking the Wonders of Science

We are excited to announce that world class educator Ben Newsome from Fizzics Education Australia will be in Northern California this February and March 2024. This is a unique opportunity to ignite a spark of scientific curiosity and wonder in the minds of 5th grade students in preparation for the California Science Test (CAST) through an expanded learning program. Most slots are already filled for this trip, but Ben would love to share more about…

San Antonio students show off their work on WEX Foundation’s STEM day

Students in San Antonio worked in teams to construct their rovers and the balloon payload over multiple weekends, using the Magnitude.io CanSat to collect telemetry data and visualize them in real-time. Activities included the Lunar Caves remote vehicle, high-powered rocket, and high altitude balloon reaching about 100,000 ft. The WEX Foundation, LCATS provides a safe and engaging environment for these young learners to broaden their skills and curiosity. We need more of these ultimate STEM…

Tupperware, PONDS with NASA on Magnitude LIVE

Tupperware, PONDS with NASA on Magnitude LIVE

Wow, we all learned so much from David Kusuma, VP Research & Development of Tupperware Brands. Tupperware isn't just a company that makes plastic containers for storage. Tupperware is solving perishable food challenges through design, engineering, and science both here on Earth and in the extreme conditions of space. David shared the history, behind-the-scene stories, and challenges creating a product on the International Space Station with the education and research community, Magnitude LIVE, an online...