Discover STEM in 30
STEM in 30 is an Emmy-nominated program for middle school students produced by the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum. These 30 minute episodes are great for classroom use. New episodes are released every month, featuring hands-on activities, explanations of aviation and space topics aligned with national standards, and interviews with experts from the Museum and beyond.
Most Recent Episode: The Drake Equation and the Search for Extraterrestrials
Frank Drake developed a method to account for the likelihood of other intelligent civilizations in the Milky Way Galaxy. Learn about the Drake Equation and the science behind it in this student-friendly episode of STEM in 30.
The upcoming episodes of STEM in 30 can be found below, or visit the Archive to catch up on past episodes from previous seasons.