Wednesday, September 20, 2017

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE December 27, 2016--(BRONX, NY)--Investigators at Albert Einstein College of Medicine were awarded more than $160 million from the National Institutes of Health in federal fiscal year 2016. The grants provide...

You get a degree, you get an academic job. Then what?   by Chris Lee  (courtesy arstechnica) The author playing with his cool lab toys. Chris Lee This story was originally published as a series of four articles....
Pi

Lorenzo Sadun, University of Texas at Austin Happy Pi Day, where we celebrate the world’s most famous number. The exact value of π=3.14159… has fascinated people since ancient times, and mathematicians have computed trillions of...

On May 3-4, 2014, Maker Faire is coming to Denver - and we’ll be there! That’s right, Denver is having its first ever Mini Maker Faire and SparkFun Electronics is sponsoring the event. Today...

courtesy Inside Science TV A new optical diagnostic tool being developed at Columbia University may help healthcare providers monitor one of the most serious complications of diabetes. The noninvasive technique —called dynamic diffuse optical tomography...

Not a breakthrough-less day goes by for carbon nanotubes. The pace of techno-evolution is matched only by the astounding timeliness of applications that seem to magically appear in answer to the thorniest human problems. A...
video

This years Hong Kong electronics fair attendees experienced Han, the humanoid, by Hong Kong based Hanson Robotics.  In the video you notice Han interacting with the crowd.  Underneath the armor 40 motors control humanlike...

Robin Feldman, University of California, Hastings “A crippling problem.” “A total epidemic.” “A problem like nobody understands.” These are the words President Trump used to describe the opioid epidemic ravaging the country during a White...

courtesy PRWEB - Mimic Technologies MSim™ 2.1 software upgrade enables dV-Trainer customers to perform tube anastomosis and tube closure exercises. - Mimic Technologies announced today the release of MSim™ 2.1, the latest simulation software platform for the...

(courtesy Associated Press) May 6, 2013: Michael Gore, center, who is paralyzed from a spinal injury, walks with the use of the Indego wearable robot under the supervision of physical therapist Clare Hartigan during a...

University of California, Irvine researchers have invented nanowire-based battery material that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times, moving us closer to a battery that would never require replacement. The breakthrough work could...

If you add quantum dots – nanocrystals 10,000 times smaller than the width of a human hair – to a smartphone battery it will charge in 30 seconds, but the effect only lasts for...