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Illinois Science Council (“ISC”) is an independent 501c3 organization that engages, educates, and entertains the public about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in our everyday lives. color12 H 43.3 xD 64.9 Tree Semicircle Doormat Abstract Curly Branches in Full Blossom Spring Foliage Butterfly Monochrome Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black Pale Grey WhiteISC serves as the adult complement to student-focused science efforts, and the science & tech counterpart to the region’s arts & culture offerings by raising STEM understanding and appreciation.color07 H 31.5 xD 47.2 Texas Star Semicircle Doormat Grunge Flag with Watercolor Brush Strokes Independent Country Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Vermilion White Dark bluee

ISC explores a wide variety of topics with a fun, non-stuffy approach. We create engaging programs (aimed at adults and accessible to teens) such as:color14 H 19.7 xD 31.5 Nursery Semicircle Doormat Cartoon Style Zoo Animals Safari Jungle Mascots Collection Tropical Forest Wildlife Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Multicolor hands-on chemistry (Chemistry of… Beer, Chocolate, Whiskey, Coffee, Honey, etc.); panel discussions on science subjects in the news (Your Brain on Happiness, on Creativity, on Addiction, on Exercise, etc.); color08 H 51.1 xD 76.7 Ocean Semicircle Doormat Sea Life Environment with colorful Reefs Exotic Fish Shoal Seascape Scenery at Sea Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Multicolorauthor talks (Lisa Randall, Mary Roach, Randall Munroe of XKCD); film screenings (“The Atom Smashers”), plus the Chicago Science Festival; and more.

Carl Sagan observed:

“We live in a society exquisitely dependent upon science and technology in which hardly anyone understands anything about science and technology.” color03 H 35.4 xD 53.1 Quirky Decor Semicircle Doormat Giraffe Smoking Pipe Dressed Up Fancy Zoo Animal Hipster Style Drawing Retro Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black White

ISC is certainly working to change that.
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A blog about the science of everyday life...and some from out of this world.color08 H 47.2 xD 70.8 Letter C Semicircle Doormat Capital C with Grass Greenland Spring Flourishing Nature Themed Character Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Green Multicolor View More

The Illinois Science Council invites you to join us at our 5th annual Chicago Science Fest!  We have a supercharged week of science lined up just for you, including our signature event: color12 H 31.5 xD 47.2 Floral Semicircle Doormat Fashion Woman Girl Body with Flower Petal Leaves Modern Design Model Image Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Turquoise Teal Whitethe Chicago Science Expo on Saturday, May 18th. color04 H 31.5 xD 47.2 Reptile Semicircle Doormat Black and White Reptile Skeleton Illustration Moving on The Ground Wild Exotic Snake Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Black White Check out our schedule of amazing events below, and click here to read more about each specific event. color01 H 19.7 xD 31.5 Modern Semicircle Doormat Music Typography in Various Styles Rhythm Acoustic Harmony Melody Funky Illustration Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Multicolor

As a high school student, I had a love of technical subjects, such as physics, math and computer programming. I also spent a great deal of time in art classes.color06 H 35.4 xD 53.1 Geometric Semicircle Doormat Vintage Fashion Feminine Pattern with Vibrant Toned Circle Shapes Design Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Pink White Black I was blessed with a generous and dedicated art teacher (thank you, Leona Mackey).

Those interests overlapped for me in photography, which I dove into deeply. While shooting, I immersed myself in my senses.color11 H 47.2 xD 70.8 Fleur De Lis Semicircle Doormat Ancient Antique Heraldry Symbol Vintage Floral Swirls Traditional Old Fashion Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Brown White When composing, I leveraged intuition and critical thinking. And in the darkroom, I practiced my analytical thinking skills as I developed and printed my photographs.D JCOCO Solid Wood Stool - Cloth Cover Can Be Washed and Washed Creative Art Small Stool Home Round Square Art Small Stool Sofa Stool (color B) Continue reading “Navigating the Space between Art and Science”

Ironically, despite the horrors of war, armed conflict has a way of advancing medicinecolor04 W 54x L 54 Inch familytaste Table Covers Coffee,Coffee Cups in Earthen Tones Fresh Espresso Latte Drink Caffeine Image,Chocolate Pale Brown Home Table Decoration Supply W 70 x L 70 . Gruesome injuries sustained on the battlefield provide opportunities for surgeons to experiment and test new approaches for treatment. B Solid Wood shoes Bench Square Stool Fabric Sofa Stool Home Low Stool wash and wash Design Cotton and Linen material-28 28 25cmDuring World War II for example, blood poisoning, bronchitis, and other infectious diseases contracted by soldiers created a demand for broad spectrum antibiotics, which encouraged British scientists to find new ways to produce penicillin on a mass scale.

Sometimes, weapons of war themselves have applications other than mass destruction.color08 40W x 60L inch Checkeredcool tapestryClassic English Pattern in Yellow Picnic in Summertime Theme Retro Striped 57W x 74L inch Tapestry for wallYellow White Consider hydrazine (N2H4), a chemical compound that received renewed recognition by the military-industrial complex in 1937 Germany. color02 H 47.2 xD 70.8 Nature Semicircle Doormat Sunken Tree Lake on Mountain Range Exquisite Rural New Zealand Scenery Halfmoon doormats H 27.5 xD 41.3 Earth Yellow Pale bluee