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NEWS ARCHIVE
New Tool Helps In Search For Extraterrestrial Life
July 3, 2019

Astronomers have a new tool in their search for extraterrestrial life – a sophisticated bot that helps identify stars hosting planets…

Sounding Rockets Sent To The Edges of The Atmosphere
July 3, 2019

Two NASA sounding rockets were sent to the edges of the atmosphere above the Marshall Islands on June 19th in order to study communication disruption…

New Unprinting Method Developed
July 2, 2019

Imagine if your printer had an “unprint” button that used pulses of light to remove toner…

Growing Human Hair In A Dish
July 2, 2019

In a new study, aimed at using stem cells for hair growth, Columbia researchers have created a way to grow human hair in a dish…

Researchers Use Genetic Algorithms For Better Superconductors
July 1, 2019

Scientists turn to the power of evolution and artificial selection to develop better superconductors.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 189.3-2017
July 1, 2019

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

Firm Announces $6.4 Million Investment To Expand Manufacturing Operation
June 28, 2019

Facility will be expanded to meet an increase in demand from commercial vehicle customers.

New Report Promotes Understanding of Subsurface Utility Engineering
June 28, 2019

Subsurface utility engineering (SUE) is ideally knowing as much about a subsurface project prior to starting the design process; incorporating technology to identify, characterize, and map underground utility facilities.

Better Prosthetic Designs Possible From Stumble Study
June 27, 2019

That automatic stumble response, so natural for most people, is virtually impossible for those who use prosthetic legs, simply because even state-of-the-art prosthetics cannot adapt…

All-woman Team Commands Rock-zapping Laser
June 27, 2019

The laser that zaps rocks on Mars is commanded by a talented group of engineers and scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory…

Construction and Operation of Three New Solar Projects Announced
June 26, 2019

The combined generation capability of the projects is expected to be more than 200 megawatts (MW).

Chiral Skyrmion Crystal With Electrical Properties Created
June 26, 2019

Research could one day lead to applications such as more powerful data storage devices.

4-Day Hands-On Drone Workshop Scheduled
June 25, 2019

The DaVinci Challenge Immersion: Build a Drone Workshop integrates STEM education to gain and apply knowledge about emerging technologies and leadership…

Making Moving Photos A Reality With New Algorithm
June 25, 2019

Photo Wake-Up, can take a person from a 2D photo or a work of art and make them run, walk or jump out of the frame.

Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) Awards Announced
June 24, 2019

Projects represent exciting advancements in five industries: clean energy, cybersecurity, data analytics, life sciences, and unmanned systems.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Guideline 36-2018
June 24, 2019
Firm Announces $1.3 Million Investment To Expand Corporate Headquarters
June 21, 2019

Firm employs video artists and data scientists, business people, and creative technical staff to design quality Class II and Class III gaming solutions.

Construction Begins On "Fred Ex"
June 21, 2019

Project will create faster, more reliable travel between Washington, D.C. and Fredericksburg

East Riverfront Transportation Project Recognized With APWA Award
June 20, 2019

The East Riverfront Transportation Improvement Project team was recently honored with the 2019 American Public Works Association (APWA) Mid-Atlantic Project of the Year Award…

Technique Developed To Grow Custom-fit Bone Implants
June 20, 2019

A team led by Rice University bioengineers with support from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) used bone engineered in a shape defined by a 3D-printed mold and grown alongside the ribs of sheep to…

Researchers Focus on Creating Better Capacitors
June 19, 2019

New method uses machine learning to ultimately find ways to build more capable capacitors.

Broadest Study of Battery Electrode Failure Published
June 19, 2019

Study provides the first macro view to complement the existing micro studies in the battery literature.

Wagman Honored as Winner of Contractor Safety Award at VTCA
June 18, 2019

Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. received a Contractor Safety Award during the 2019 Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance (VTCA) Spring Transportation Construction Conference in Norfolk, Va.

Smart Phone and Silicon Chips May Provide Simple Home Diagnostics
June 18, 2019

The simplest home medical tests might look like a deck of various silicon chips coated in special film…


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