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NEWS ARCHIVE
Spider's Web Inspires Removable Implant
January 24, 2018

For the more than 1 million Americans who live with type 1 diabetes, daily insulin injections are literally a matter of life and death.

Efforts To Curb Earthquakes Triggered By Injection Studied
January 23, 2018

In a new study, Virginia Tech researchers have found that efforts to curb earthquakes triggered by the injection of oilfield wastewater into the ground…

Date for Fifth Iridium® NEXT Launch Announced
January 23, 2018

Iridium Communications Inc. recently announced that the fifth Iridium NEXT launch has been targeted by SpaceX for March 18, 2018…

New Webinar On Engineering Ethics Announced
January 22, 2018

The “Engineering Ethics” webinar will review various codes of ethics and their applications, along with a review of some case studies and lessons learned.

Weather Forecasting With “MRI” of Clouds Studied
January 22, 2018

Analyzing and determining the structure of clouds remains a challenge for scientists trying to forecast weather.

CPC of ASCC Revises Major Polishing Document
January 19, 2018

The Concrete Polishing Council (CPC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), has recently released the revision to the Bonded Abrasive Polished Concrete Specification

Internship Opportunity at NNS Announced
January 19, 2018

Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) Talent Acquisition is accepting applications for the 2018 Summer Internship program.

Contract Awarded For Rappahannock River Crossing Project
January 18, 2018

Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. announces they’ve been awarded the design-build contract for the I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project in Stafford County, Va.

Nanotextured Surface That Kills Bacteria Created
January 18, 2018

By using an electrochemical etching process on a common stainless steel alloy, researchers have created a nanotextured surface that kills bacteria while not harming mammalian cells.

Theme Announced For 2018 Building Safety Month
January 17, 2018

The International Code Council announced the 38th annual Building Safety Month theme – Building Codes Save Lives.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addendum to Standard 135-2016
January 17, 2018

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Grant Awarded in Support of the APS UGSRF Program
January 16, 2018

The American Physiological Society (APS) is honored to announce a new $50,000 grant from The Hearst Foundations in support of the APS undergraduate summer research fellowships (UGSRF) program…

Researchers Study Diet and Dietary Practices On Mental Health
January 16, 2018

Diet and dietary practices differentially affect mental health in young adults versus older adults, according to new research…

AI, Analytics & The Future of Work Conference Announced
January 15, 2018

Conference to feature more than 20 presenters from leading organizations.

Study Outlines 2018's Best & Worst Metro Areas for STEM Professionals
January 15, 2018

Study compared the 100 biggest metro areas across 17 key metrics.

ASHRAE 2018 Winter Conference Announced
January 12, 2018

Registration for the ASHRAE Conference will also provide attendees with access to the AHR Expo.

AHRI Launches All-New Online Certification Directory
January 12, 2018

New directory will support expanding reporting requirements for regulators at the federal, state, and local levels.

New Publication Outlines Changes to Load Provisions of ASCE 7-16
January 11, 2018

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new publication, Significant Changes to the Minimum Design Load Provisions of ASCE 7-16, describes more than 100 changes…

Researchers Create Ultrasonic Sensor
January 11, 2018

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have created an ultrasonic sensor that allows amputees to control each of their prosthetic fingers individually.

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comments - Standard 209P
January 10, 2018

Public and stakeholder review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

Examining Urban Infrastructure Systems Workshop Held
January 10, 2018

Experts from North America and Europe met in New York City to explore developments in urban interconnected critical infrastructure (ICI), including the latest tools…

2018 AHR Expo Schedule Announced
January 9, 2018

The 2018 AHR Expo is co-sponsored by ASHRAE and the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI).

EPA Revises Specification for Commercial Water Heaters
January 9, 2018

New ENERGY STAR specification effective October 1, 2018.

Moon Mission Audio Site Launched
January 8, 2018

NASA recorded thousands of hours of audio from the Apollo lunar missions, yet most of us have only been able to hear the highlights.


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