@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com News  — Margot Lee Shetterly, who is the author of the book that inspired the film which carries the same name “Hidden Figures” is visiting Indiana on this busy Wednesday. The film garnered “Oscar” buzz and was nominated for an Academy Award on Tuesday in the Best Pictures category and landed a Best […]


The report highlights the progress that has been made in regards to creating opportunities for women and girls of color.

Lawmakers filed a bill to fund President Obama's Computer Science Initiative. The president launched the partially-funded program earlier this year.

With bittersweet emotion, President Obama attended his sixth and final White House Science Fair on Wednesday, witnessing projects from more than 130 bright students, who presented ideas to save the planet, and treat Ebola, reports NBC News.


New drug reforms are slated to be presented to the United Nations in April.

Three major Hollywood studios have decided to back an online movie ticketing app to make it easier for you to get your tickets for your next showtime.  Fox, Disney and Lionsgate are showing their support for Atom Tickets in the form of $50 million. The startup is meant to make it easier specifically for groups […]

Bet you didn't know coding allows you the ability to call folks out on their BS and keep projects afloat! Yeah, learn that.

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For the second year the City of Indianapolis is sponsoring a competition among most of the city’s high schools and many middle schools to encourage more young people to enter STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Math) Careers.  It’s the 2nd annual Indy VEC Vex Robotics Championships held at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Teams from 44 high schools and 40 middle […]

Several hundred African-American scientists – chemists and chemical engineers – are meeting in Indianapolis this week for the 40th National Convention of NOBCChE, the National Organization of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers.  These scientists and highly trained professionals don’t only work at university and government, but they also work in private industry, helped to create […]