WEDU Quest

WEDU Quest

2015 - 2017, Other, Science, Technology
Breakthroughs in science, technology and education.

Episode Guide

  • WEDU Quest - Stem Day, Homeless to Entrepreneur, Prosthetic Eyes, Winning Reading Boost (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Stem Day, Homeless to Entrepreneur, Prosthetic Eyes, Winning Reading Boost

    STEM Day at Centennial Middle School, Dade City; one man's journey from homeless to energy entrepreneur; prosthetic eyes; help learning how to read.

  • WEDU Quest - Green Acre Aquaponics Farm (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Green Acre Aquaponics Farm

    Fish and produce grow in harmony; 3-D printing helps artist and businesses; tour of Museum of Math.

  • WEDU Quest - Blue Ocean Film Festival (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Blue Ocean Film Festival

    Blue Ocean Film Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida; protecting the shoreline with an unusual creature; broadband access for rural communities; experts work to help students complete their post-secondary education.

  • WEDU Quest - Lighting the Way (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Lighting the Way

  • WEDU Quest - Biomorphic Robots (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Biomorphic Robots

    Hexa-bull, a 6 legged robot; music and dance demystifies complex molecular biology for students; music helps people with dementia overcome memory problems.

  • WEDU Quest - Deep Water Horizon, Latino Scholarship Program (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Deep Water Horizon, Latino Scholarship Program

    Deep Water Horizon Oil Spill Toxicity on Fish; Latino Scholarship Program at USF.

  • WEDU Quest - Florida Early Learning (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Florida Early Learning

    Preschool and childcare provider improvement program is making a difference in helping young children get ready for school.

  • WEDU Quest - Big Bend Power Station, School Leadership (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Big Bend Power Station, School Leadership

    Commercial solar array provides power; leadership programs help future and current principals.

  • WEDU Quest - Hillsborough Stem Fair (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Hillsborough Stem Fair

    Four participants in STEM Fair competitions; students who are preparing today to be the cutting edge scientists of tomorrow.

  • WEDU Quest - Math to Fight Cancer, Electric Eels, Alt Fuels, Women Educators (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Math to Fight Cancer, Electric Eels, Alt Fuels, Women Educators

    Researchers use mathematical models to determine why some cancers become resistant to drug therapies; electric eel attacks; alternative fuels, and profiles on women leaders in the Tampa Bay education community.