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October 12, 2019

Helping High Schoolers Lose Weight, plus Women in Engineering
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Helping High Schoolers Lose Weight
Obesity is a growing problem among school-age kids. But a new program for high schoolers helps students lose weight, and keep it off! We'll talk to Laura Bogart, PhD, from the RAND Corporation the scientist behind the project.
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Women Leaving Engineering Jobs
More women these days have degrees in engineering, which can pay well. But Susan S. Silbey, PhD, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology says one-third of women graduates soon leave the profession to pursue other careers. She explains why this happens and how it can be changed.
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Going Green the Smart Way
Going green with your home or business is a great way to save money and energy. Dong Zhao, PhD, from Michigan State University explains how you can take full advantage of the technology.
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