welcome to chevron STEM Zone

Test your athletic reflexes. Discover your heat signature. Analyze your golf swing. Become a TV sportscaster. At the STEM Zone, students, teachers and parents learn hands-on about the science, technology, engineering and math in sports.

welcome to chevron STEM Zone

Test your athletic reflexes. Discover your heat signature. Analyze your golf swing. Become a TV sportscaster. At the STEM Zone, students, teachers and parents learn hands-on about the science, technology, engineering and math in sports.

In the STEM Zone

Chevron’s traveling clubhouse uses sports to inspire and empower the next generation of data scientists, structural engineers, broadcast technicians and more. (2:40)

find yourself at the STEM Zone

If you’re looking for the video you made at a recent STEM Zone event, you’ve come to the right place.

game changers

Aerodynamics. Statistics. Chemical engineering. Understanding STEM can change the way you play sports or enjoy watching them.

golf

It’s all about spin control. Which golf club should you use to get maximum spin — and distance?

learn more about spin control in golf

See how Chevron supports STEM education through our golf partnerships ›

football

Which three laws apply during every play in a football game? Hint: don’t think U.S. Constitution, think Isaac Newton.

get the answer to which three laws of physics apply to every play in football

Find out about our partnership with the San Francisco 49ers Foundation ›

baseball

You’re playing left field when a grounder comes your way. What’s the best angle to throw the ball to get the runner out at first?

find out the best angle to throw out a runner in baseball

Little leaguers learn STEM
with the Oakland A’s ›

basketball

Mathematicians can calculate the ideal scoring angle from anywhere on the court — but pro players know their parabolas by instinct.

read more about science in basketball

Learn more about our STEM
partnership with PAC-12 ›

hockey

Pucks weren’t always made from rubber — and you won’t believe some of the things players used before!

check it out to see what materials were used in hockey pucks in the past

learn about our sports partnerships ›

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educator resources

put some STEM Zone in your classroom

Kids really get into Archimedes’ Principle and Newton’s Laws of Motion. It’s true! When students learn in terms of the sports they enjoy, they get a deeper and longer-lasting grasp of STEM concepts.

Teachers in grades 4-8 can use this free guide to bring STEM ideas to life through engaging sports-related lessons, aligned with Common Core standards.

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STEM Zone events