September 15 marks the kickoff of the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Competition, celebrating its 19th year. Designed for K–12 students of all interest, skill and ability levels, ExploraVision encourages its participants to create and explore a vision of future technology by developing new ways to apply current science. Teachers who want to learn more about the program are invited to participate in a free web seminar. Register at NSTA’s Learning Center to learn the details and have all of your questions answered. “What is ExploraVision and How Can I Use It?” is scheduled for Wednesday, September 15, at 6:30 pm ET. To view the application and read about past winning teams, go to For more information, contact them at 1-800-EXPLOR9 or e-mail