Tiger Math – UC San Diego’s STEAMchannel

Patrick Sanan, who studied mathematics at UC San Diego, explains how he combined geometry and physics to devise the mathematics that made possible the visualization of the virtual tiger Richard in the Oscar award-winning motion picture, "Life of Pi." ...

Urban Academy students are news kids on the block in East Village

By Edward L. Abeyta & MaeLin Levine | 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28, 2015 Downtown San Diego will soon be rejuvenated by the daily presence of an unlikely new group of East Villagers: schoolchildren and their teachers. The Sept. 2 grand opening of the Urban Discovery Academy (UDA)...

A Video Game That Teaches You How To Code

Sarah Guthals, alum of the Jacobs School of Engineering at UC San Diego, STEAM leader “I think everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think,” Steve Jobs said in a lost interview from 1995. But for a...