100 High Schoolers Kicked Off Flight for Not Turning Off Cell Phones

One hundred students and eight chaperones from a Brooklyn high school were thrown off an AirTran flight from New York to Atlanta early Monday morning after the students reportedly failed to listen to warnings to sit down and turn off their cell phones. » 6/05/13 8:40am 6/05/13 8:40am

High School Student Builds Working Submarine: Possibly Wants to Defect

A high school sub usually means your teacher's sick and you get a free period to screw around. But for one student, its meaning is a little more literal. Eighteen-year-old Justin Beckerman could be considered the reincarnation of Thomas Edison. In his brief life, Justin's created a remote controlled cleaning machine,… » 5/24/13 1:18pm 5/24/13 1:18pm

Is A 15-Year Old Texan Girl Driving This Ultra Rare Lamborghini To High…

The Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 Super Trofeo Stradale is one of the rarest Gallardos ever built. There are just 150 in the entire world. » 9/19/12 12:00pm 9/19/12 12:00pm

Turks Hold First Solar Car Race

A mere ten days after screeching Formula One engines shrieked out across the Istanbul Park Racetrack, a group of an entirely different kind of technological marvels were making the rounds of the raceway solar cars. The cars, built by fifteen universities and one high school cruised the track a paltry 45 km/h. You… » 9/02/05 12:14pm 9/02/05 12:14pm

High-School Solar Cars Warp Space!

The Winston-Dell Solar Challenge ended Saturday, a day prior to the kickoff of the collegiate North American Solar Challenge. Houston Vocational Center's team won its fifth straight race, having traveled 953 miles. But wait? Wasn't the race route 1,600 miles? Have a bunch of lowly high school students discovered a… » 7/18/05 12:31pm 7/18/05 12:31pm