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Fall 1999

Viewing sunspots at Lincoln
High School (B. Desroches)
Summer Step-Up:

How old is the universe? What was Montana like 60-70 million years ago? Why do earthquakes happen where they do? How do sunspots affect the Earth?

For approximately 1200 students in San Francisco, the summer days of June and July 1999 were anything but lazy as they tackled these tough questions...read more

Introducing the ISTAT Team

"ISTAT is a partnership between UC Berkeley and the San Francisco Unified School District."

Although this statement is true, it does not describe the real ISTAT, which is an energetic group of people who are dedicated to making a positive impact on the science classroom. Who are the people that make the ISTAT project happen?...read more

September 21, 1999