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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.

Open your imagination with astronomer and author Jeffrey Bennett as he gives a reading of his book Max Goes to the Moon, the science adventure story which has also traveled into space and read out loud by astronaut Alvin Drew on Discovery's final flight.

Hod Lipson, Robotics Engineer from Cornell University, explores how we can apply principals of evolution in designing robots of the future.

Learn about his journeys around the world to meet people with the goal of getting average people to see scientific questions in a different way and to show how science is important to all of us every day.

Joe Schwarcz mixes chemistry and magic! Listen in as he dismisses common misconceptions about chemistry and explains why chemicals should be in the limelight and not feared.

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What's really involved in the art of engaging students in science and other areas of STEM? Discover from this noted astrophysicist and science educator the secrets that make him one of the most successful motivators in STEM in the nation!

Be a neuroscientist for the day and peer inside the brain with Greg Gage, Founder of Backyard Brains, to see how neuroscience is for everyone.