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Let’s look at the awesome projects these Eagle Scout Adams award winners did

By: Michael Freeman | 
January 30, 2023
Each national service territory will review the council winners and select a territorial winner.

Largest Eagle’s Nest on African Continent Kicks off 2023

By: Brandon Kelly | 
January 24, 2023
26 Eagle Scouts from countries around the world form the largest (that we are aware of) Eagle’s Nest on the African continent.

Eagle Scout adds name to the few that have completed the Race Across America

By: Michael Freeman | 
January 24, 2023
About 300 or so people have completed the epic journey in its four-decade history. Phil Fox finished it on his first attempt last summer, earning the “rookie of the year” honor and ending the race in fifth place overall.

“I can’t believe it’s something I’ve actually done”: NESA’s World Explorers share details of their experience

By: Aaron Derr | 
January 23, 2023
To get to Tiputini Biodiversity Station (TBS), one of the most remote scientific research stations in the world, you must first get to a rural area called Tumbaco, just outside Quito, the capital of Ecuador.

Eagle Calls on Scouting Experience as a Major League Umpire

By: Robin Strachan | 
January 17, 2023
Reston, Virginia Eagle Scout Chris Segal (2000) counts on skills he learned in Scouting—dealing with adversity, taking charge of situations, strong communication, leadership, and teamwork—everyday in his work as a Major League Baseball umpire. And when it comes to the points of Scout Law, Bravery comes into play every game.
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Eagle Scout researcher turning trash into treasure … and sharing his knowledge with Scouts

By: Aaron Derr | 
December 21, 2022
A paper published in Angewandte Chemie, a top chemistry journal, details how this Eagle Scout researcher and his team collected plastic waste from the shores of Catalina Island, treated it with a catalyst and ended up with materials that can be used in pharmaceuticals.

Eagle Scout astronaut delivers powerful conservation message … from space!

By: Aaron Derr | 
December 20, 2022
Kjell Lindgren, Eagle Scout, assistant Scoutmaster, outdoor ethics advisor and NASA astronaut, has a unique view — literally — of Earth. That’s at least in part why he’s so inspired to share with the rest of us the importance of taking care of it.

2022 NESA Highlights

By: Frank Tsuru | 
December 15, 2022
National Eagle Scout Association President Frank Tsuru reflects on the accomplishments of NESA in 2022 and calls on members to take action that will strengthen Scouting further in 2023.
Two Scouts at National Jamboree

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