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MSU uses grant to improve search-and-rescue missions with humans and robots Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(Michigan State University) Equipped with a $750,000 NSF grant, Michigan State University researchers hope to save more lives with more efficient underwater search-and-rescue missions through the joint efforts of humans and robots.
Fires in Australia pop up in places already burned Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Fires that span across the Northern Territory and Western Australia appear to have broken out in areas that have already been burned in previous fires.
NYU dentistry study pinpoints role of proteins that produce pearls Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(New York University) While it is known that pearls are made of calcium carbonate with an organic matrix core, the role of the proteins modulating the organization of these crystals has, until recently, been unclear. Researchers at NYU Dentistry reported the role of two such proteins that regulate the processes leading up to the formation of pearl.
NASA tracking Hurricane Maria on Bahamas approach Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite provided a look at Maria's temperatures to find the strongest sides of the storm, while NOAA's GOES satellite revealed the extent of the storm in a visible image as it moved toward the Bahamas.
NASA's Terra satellite sees a very stubborn post-Tropical Cyclone Jose Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Jose continues to bring tropical storm conditions to southern New England although the storm has become post-tropical. NASA's Terra satellite caught a view of the storm sitting almost stationary about 100 miles from Nantucket Island, Mass.
The Graphene Flagship takes technology innovation to the Tallinn Digital Summit Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(Graphene Flagship) The Graphene Flagship will exhibit key technological advances at the Tallinn Digital Summit on Sept. 29, 2017. This event is a forum for Heads of State and Government from across Europe to discuss digital innovation and Europe's digital future.
Cornell's Center for Materials Research's NSF funding extended, increased Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(Cornell University) The Cornell Center for Materials Research - which through research and education is enhancing national capabilities in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and materials research at all levels -- has been has been granted $23.2 million for the next six years from the National Science Foundation.
Novel assay shows promise for non-invasive detection of PD-L1 on circulating tumor cells Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(Future Science Group) Researchers have presented the first report of a new microfluidics-based approach for detecting circulating cancer biomarkers in blood samples.
Seven exciting studies on membrane technologies explained Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(World Scientific) 'Membranes for Gas Separations, Vol. 1' in the World Scientific Series in Membrane Science and Technology: Biological and Biomimetic Applications, Energy and the Environment, addresses the subject of gas separation using membranes. The book is a collection of seven gas-separating membrane technologies' studies. Each chapter of this book is dedicated to a distinctive example of different membrane compositions including inorganic, polymeric, metallic, metal organic framework and composite, which ...
Ultrafast 5G mobile broadband thanks to millimeter-wave band technology Friday September 22nd, 2017 04:00:00 AM
(IMDEA Networks Institute) The great ambition of the networked society is to connect everything, everywhere, all the time. But the ideal of seamless communications poses fundamental challenges to legacy networks that the new 5G communication networks currently under development need to solve. One of such challenges is supporting the significant growth of traffic demands. Next generation services such as mobile cloud service, gaming, social-networking applications and 3-D immersive applications require massive ...
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