KLRN SciGirls | Dec. 2017 Screening
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In anticipation of the holidays this month’s online screening is all about high tech fashion and toys! You’ll learn the science and creativity behind creating toys with Katie Broughton, a toyologist, meet Diana Eng, a fashion designer, who will help SciGirls design a dress that incorporates LED lights. We’ll also be joined online by a science specialist ready to answer your questions. Join us!
SciGirls | Opening Video
Scientist Profile: Toyologist
Katie Broughton's job is all fun and games: she's a toyologist, which is an engineer who focuses on the science of toys and their mechanical make-up. Katie designs and builds toys that use silent motors to animate them. Here, she discusses her work on realistic blinking doll eyeballs.
SciGirls | Main Feature
SciGirls 107: High Tech Fashion
With Project Runway fashion designer Diana Eng, Izzie wires up an electrifying gown with Hallie and her friends.
SciGirls | Closing Video
The mission of KLRN is to enrich the lives of people throughout South Central Texas through the power of communication—providing quality programs and services that advance education, art and culture, and community.
- Jennifer Herrera
Jennifer Herrera is the Community & Media Engagement Manager at KLRN, and is also an avid crafter who enjoys blending STEM into her work.
The views and opinions expressed in this online screening are those of the presenters and participants, and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of ITVS, public broadcasting, or any entities hosting the screening.