Yearly Archives: 2017



The spectacular total solar eclipse that swept the United States dominated headlines as it delighted scientists and the public alike in August 2017 (the above image of the Moon transiting across the Sun was taken by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft in the extreme ultraviolet spectrum). The year also brought innovations in spaceflight and surprising insights into species […]

A fascinating article detailing the best scientific pictures of 2017.









A new era in education between charter schools and the city’s public school district will be the focus of a conversation Wednesday night as top education leadership takes the stage for a discussion on the State of Schools in Detroit. Nikolai Vitti, superintendent of Detroit Public Schools Community District; Rob […]

The changing face of education in Detroit.