Innovative Technologies Challenge
Everyone’s creativity and ideas can contribute in a tremendous and beneficial way. Scientists who focus on solving these four energy challenges come from different backgrounds, with different interests, skills, talents and personalities. Some are adventurers, animal lovers, artists, or astronomers. Others are athletes, book lovers, dancers, dreamers, engineers, environmentalists, fashionistas, mathematicians, musicians, scientists, and techies. As you learn about the four energy challenges, we encourage you to realize how your individuality and uniqueness can play an important role in the future of our planet. Which of the qualities do you identify with?
Girls of Energy Lessons and Activities
Learn how two engineers at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory came up with their design for the Smartphone Microscope.