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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old who defeated a powerful House Democrat, has an asteroid named after her — here’s why

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a 28-year-old Democrat, defeated incumbent Joseph Crowley in a New York primary race on Tuesday. The House of Representatives nominee happens to have a space rock named after her: asteroid23238 Ocasio-Cortez. MIT Lincoln Laboratory named the asteroid after Ocasio-Cortez, while in high school, won second place in a […]
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the 28-year-old who defeated a powerful House Democrat, has an asteroid named after her — here’s why
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The 30 Most Impressive Science Fair Projects In The Country

Aakshi Agarwal is designing drugs to treat rheumatoid arthritis, but she’s not a doctor or research associate at a major university, she’s in middle school. The 14-year-old Agarwal’s project is one of 30, chosen as a Broadcom Maths, Applied Science, Technology, and Engineering for Rising Stars (MASTERS) finalist. These science […]
The 30 Most Impressive Science Fair Projects In The Country