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The 2014 and 2015 X-STEM Extreme STEM Symposiums - presented by MedImmune - featured interactive presentations and workshops by an exclusive group of visionaries who aimed to empower and inspire elementary through high school students about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Bring these STEM role models into your classroom with this collection of 15-20 minute videos featuring 2015 and 2014 X-STEM presenters covering a wide array of subject areas including space exploration, storm chasing, oceanography, the science of social networks, the physics of superheroes, mathematical puzzles and much, much more!  Filter the videos by subject matter, age group and/or speaker name to find the videos that fit your lesson plans.
To learn more about the upcoming 2016 X-STEM Symposium, click here for information.
Note: If your school site blocks Vimeo, you can download the videos ahead of time directly from the Festival’s Vimeo page
The video tags narrow down the presentation topics.

Dr. John Grunsfeld, NASA Associate Administrator of Science and former NASA Astronaut, takes you along on the 2009 space shuttle Atlantis mission to upgrade and repair the Hubble Space Telescope.

Popular Science Columnist and Founder of Wolfram Research, Theodore Gray, shares how listening to yourself can lead to the most interesting work.

Parag Chordia, Head of the Music Intelligence Group at the Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology, combined his two passions – music and math – into a successful career as a professor and creator of music technology.

Evolutionary biologist Marlene Zuk takes on an evolutionary dilemma and discusses her research studying what happens when natural and sexual selection disagree?

Learn how Dr. James West turned his childhood fascination with electricity into a career as a world-class innovator in acoustics.

Psychology of aging expert Wendy Rogers discusses human robot interaction – the intersection of psychology and robotics - and her work studying how we design robots to support successful aging.