Three inclusive organizations promoting science in Pittsburgh

Photo by NESA by Makers on Unsplash We are in an era when the influence technology has on our lives is increasing exponentially. Technology effects everyone no matter their race or socioeconomic status, so it's important everyone has a say in the development of the technologies. Those who develop the technology also stand to benefit … Continue reading Three inclusive organizations promoting science in Pittsburgh

How to celebrate Fred Roger’s 1-4-3 (I-Love-You) Day today

What is 1-4-3 Day? Today, May 23, 2019, is the first annual 1-4-3 Day in Pennsylvania, falling on the 143rd day of the year. Fred Rodgers often used 1-4-3 to mean "I love you". The numbers represent the amount of letters in each word. Mr. Rogers was considered one of Pennsylvania's kindest people and 1-4-3 … Continue reading How to celebrate Fred Roger’s 1-4-3 (I-Love-You) Day today

Sunday Assembly announces additional Family Play Dates

Our families are a significant reason our community is vibrant. More Family Play Dates have been announced. Connecting our families leads to a stronger community. The events are listed below. Follow the events on Facebook for updates. Family Play Date (CLICK FOR DETAILS) When: Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM Where: … Continue reading Sunday Assembly announces additional Family Play Dates

Pittsburgh air quality receives ‘F’ grade: What you can do about it

Pittsburgh's air quality has ranked among the worse in the country for years. Just recently the American Lung Association released its State of the Air report, giving the Pittsburgh region a 'F' grade. The poor air quality in the City has not been without consequence — research has shown Pittsburgh's childhood asthma rates are 'alarmingly … Continue reading Pittsburgh air quality receives ‘F’ grade: What you can do about it

Sunday Assembly Announces Spring Service Project

Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh will be joining the Princeton Park Neighbors BlockClub and Western PA Conservancy to beautify (cleaning and planting) the median strip on Ardmore near Community Forge. We will meet at Ardmore and Marlboro (a 5 minute walk from Community Forge). You're welcome to come and go during the 8am-12pm window! We may grab … Continue reading Sunday Assembly Announces Spring Service Project

The woman largely responsible for modern computers and programming

(Photo by Donaldson Collections/Getty Images) Where we are today with computers and technology is due to countless incremental steps, eventually leading to enormous leaps. Many of those responsible for the advancements have been left out of the vaults of history. Fortunately, Ada Lovelace wasn't one of those people. I first heard of Ada Lovelace while … Continue reading The woman largely responsible for modern computers and programming