New Scientist is a popular weekly science and technology publication. The website, app (for iOS and Android), and print editions cover international news from a scientific standpoint and ask the big-picture questions about life, the Universe, and what it means to be human.
Night Sky: A Guide to the Universe,by iCandi Apps, is a cool way to explore the Universe. With a map of 1.7 billion stars, planets, and other celestial bodies, it is one of the most comprehensive apps in the galaxy.
Math, science, and literacy initiatives are part of a $1.25 million National Institutes of Health grant that University of Missouri professors are using to develop text sets for multidisciplinary middle school lessons.