Army launches students into the future to recruit young scientists


Army launches students into the future to recruit young scientists

Edgewood Chemical Biological Center industrial designers, animators, graphic artists and computer scientists created concepts for the STEM Innovation Asset.

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. — Students will be instantly transported to 2032 amid terrorist attacks and civil unrest. They will join a team of U.S. Army Soldiers and civilian scientists to design new technologies to protect lives and defeat the threat.

The immersive, high-tech portal delivers students directly into the Army’s high-tech world.

The Army is building the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Innovation Asset, a recruiting effort designed to attract and engage aspiring young scientists, officials announced July 18.

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