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Okay, Kyla, what do you remember about how light interacts with atoms? Well, I know that if light of the right color hits an atom, it will bump an electron up to a higher energy level.
Flash animations and simulations for astronomy education.
From the dynamics of social networks to market bubbles, science has a lot to say about the world of technology. One of the great discoveries of modern science was the realization of how interconnected the world is. The deterministic, Newtonian view of a clockwork Universe was replaced by the much more dynamic, uncertain and entangled world of Quantum Mechanics. The new world is the one where Godel forever cut hopes for completeness in mathematics and Turing showed that computation, like the future, is fundamentally unpredictable. Despite these unexpected setbacks, modern science is wonderful, powerful and thought provoking - and relevant to technologists.
Singularity (things leading up to it)