Q&A with David Attenborough: The Promise and Limitations of Virtual Reality

Interviewed by Andrea Appleton This interview appeared in the July/August 2015 issue of Dimensions magazine. Filmmaker David Attenborough has created countless seminal nature documentaries, including Life on Earth, The Private Life of Plants, and The Blue Planet. His sonorous voice has guided viewers through caves in Borneo, across Antarctic glaciers, through the jungles of Rwanda,... Read More

ASTC On Air withDale Dougherty

Another edition of ASTC On Air was streamed live on July 23. This time, we spoke with Dale Dougherty, founder and executive chairman of Maker Media, Inc. (Watch the recording below.) ASTC On Air is a new series in which we interview fascinating individuals outside the museum field who are doing work that is relevant... Read More

ASTC On Air withJean-Pascal van Ypersele

Another edition of ASTC On Air was streamed live online on Thursday, June 25. This time, we spoke with Jean-Pascal van Ypersele, Vice-Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and Professor of Climatology and Environmental Sciences at the Université Catholique de Louvain in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. ASTC On Air is a new series in... Read More

ASTC-Member Representatives at the Afterschool For All Challenge

On March 10, 2015, hundreds of afterschool advocates gathered in Washington, DC to visit Capitol Hill and communicate their support for the impact and importance of federal investments in afterschool programs as part of the 15th Afterschool For All Challenge. ASTC and the Afterschool Alliance, through funding from the Noyce Foundation, participated in the Afterschool... Read More