The balance that Mulder and Scully discover in their partnership on The X-Files represents the balance we find in STEAM: trust in science with the ability to question, imagine, and dream.

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Olivia Burgess is an Assistant Professor at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, where she teaches STEM communication, literature, and courses in Science, Technology, & Society.

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