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Funds Awarded To Address Pollution From Septic Tanks
February 22, 2019

The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has awarded the Accomack-Northampton Planning District Commission $82,500 to address pollution from septic tanks on the Eastern Shore.

New Form of Communication In The Brain Discovered
February 21, 2019

Biomedical engineering researchers at Case Western Reserve University say they have identified a previously unidentified form of neural communication…

Breakthrough Sign Language Translator Developed
February 21, 2019

Opportunities once distant to the hard-of-hearing community will become a reality with a breakthrough sign language translator.

Champions of 27th Annual Future City® Competition Announced
February 20, 2019

A city of the future – Toyama – engineered by students from Warwick Middle School in Lititz, PA, – has won the Grand Prize recently at the 2019 Future City® Competition…

Producing Low-Carbon Renewable Natural Gas from Wood Wastes.
February 20, 2019

Study quantifies the significant GHG benefits and confirms the ability to produce large quantities of RNG for use in all energy sectors.

Researchers Observe In Detail How Rust Happens
February 19, 2019

Unfortunately, when exposed to oxygen and moisture, iron oxidizes—or rusts. And rust is relentless.

New Device Will Use Breath To Monitor Blood Sugar
February 19, 2019

A simple puff into a handheld device may one day be all it takes to monitor blood sugar…

AHRI Announces Publication of New Standard Edition
February 18, 2019

AHRI standards and guidelines are used throughout the world to stimulate innovation to improve product performance.

ASHRAE Issues Call for Comment - Multiple Standards Addenda
February 18, 2019

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

Firm Wins Two ACEC of Virginia Merit Awards
February 15, 2019

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, recently took home two merit awards from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Virginia…

Design Solution May Bring Artificial Leaves Out of the Lab
February 15, 2019

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have proposed a design solution that could bring artificial leaves out of the lab and into the environment.

Invention Developed To Harvest Heart's Energy
February 14, 2019

The heart’s motion is so powerful that it can recharge devices that save our lives, according to…

Soft Robotics Perception System Inspired by Humans Developed
February 14, 2019

An international team of researchers has developed a perception system for soft robots inspired by the way humans process information…

Scientists Seek To Create More Efficient Aquaponic Systems
February 13, 2019

Creating an improved aquaponic system for use in developing nations to tackle the problems of malnutrition and food insecurity.

IWCE Expo 2019 Announced
February 13, 2019

ICWE 2019 is the critical communications technology event of the year.

Tiny 3D-Printed Fluid Circuit Element Created
February 12, 2019

Engineers at the University of Maryland (UMD) have created the first 3D-printed fluid circuit element so tiny that 10 could rest on the width of a human hair.

Organic Compounds' Impact On Indoor Surfaces Studied
February 12, 2019

The filmy phenomenon found so commonly in our homes and workplaces can impact the air we breathe and the health we enjoy.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Addenda to Standard 189.1-2017 and Standard 90.1-2016
February 11, 2019

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

ASCE Norfolk Branch Announces HRBT Expansion Presentation For February Luncheon
February 11, 2019

Jim Utterback, the HRBT Expansion Project Director, will give a presentation and an update on the largest roads project in Virginia history.

27th Annual Future City® Competition Finals Announced
February 8, 2019

The exciting competition takes place over four days and culminates with one team taking home the grand prize of a trip to U.S. Space Camp and $7,500…

MPT Expo Scheduled For 2019
February 8, 2019

The new Motion + Power Technology Expo (MPT Expo), formerly Gear Expo, will offer a new opportunity for attendees to learn from industry experts in a two-track seminar series…

Feathers Could Provide Model For New Adhesives
February 7, 2019

Engineers detail bird feather properties that could lead to better adhesives and aerospace materials.

ASHRAE Issues Call For Comment - Standard 127-2012R
February 7, 2019

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

New Initiative To Bring Health Innovations To Market Launched
February 6, 2019

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has launched a three-year, $7 million initiative to support the development of new innovations in health care…

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