“Inspiring Future Scientists” – my latest Scholastic News article

21 Apr


My latest Scholastic News article is out! In it I travel to the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington DC and interview retired astronaut Stephen Frick and Jennifer Sirangelo, President and CEO of the National 4-H Council. I also got to take a trip to MARS!

Check it out by clicking HERE!

22 Responses to ““Inspiring Future Scientists” – my latest Scholastic News article”

  1. Michelle Isenhoff April 21, 2016 at 10:15 pm #

    Great piece, as always, Erik. (You have an airtight excuse to go on fabulous field trips!) 😉


  2. Genevieve Petrillo April 21, 2016 at 10:23 pm #

    Great work, E. If that bus comes to my neighborhood, Mom might take me on board. She says that sometimes I act like I’m from Mars…

    Love and licks,


  3. tinamcho April 22, 2016 at 3:57 am #

    Wonderful writing, Erik! My 1st graders will be studying space next week. I’ll have to show them your article!


  4. Catherine Johnson April 22, 2016 at 7:19 am #

    Great article, Erik! What an opportunity.


  5. LovableLobo April 22, 2016 at 10:11 am #

    Very nice, Erik! We love watching you expand your horizons on earth. 😀


  6. pberinstein April 22, 2016 at 12:22 pm #

    Wonderful article, Erik! I hope their program succeeds. I’m sure with your help it will!


  7. Marianne Knowles April 22, 2016 at 12:57 pm #

    Great write up, nice and concise too! With NASA and SpaceX both trying we will get to Mars somehow.


  8. heylookawriterfellow April 24, 2016 at 1:05 pm #

    Congrats, my friend! I’m gonna read it right now!


  9. Joanne Fritz April 25, 2016 at 5:01 pm #

    Congratulations, Erik! So cool that you got to attend the conference and visit a virtual Mars. Excellent writing.


  10. Darlene April 27, 2016 at 4:52 am #

    Great article! You are becoming an accomplished reporter. The pictures are also very good. One day you may be reporting from Mars!


  11. Erika Weibel May 2, 2016 at 3:08 pm #

    Hi Erik, congratulations, that is all so super Kool !‼️👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽🙋🏻

    Have a great day.



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