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Monday, December 05, 2005
Is the iron in our food a metal?
The Washington Post highlights a really cool service from something called the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. It's a website called Ask a Scientist. Students can submit science questions to scientists and researchers and get a reply. Very cool.
(By the way, the question in the title of this post is one that was submitted to the site. They're working on the answer.)
I was once a teacher. I now work in government and maintain a passion for education issues.
I earned a Bachelor's in the Humanities and a Master's in Education from UT-Austin, the greatest university ever.