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NEWS ARCHIVE
Researchers Study Using Grit From Wastewater Treatment For Pothole Repair
September 1, 2020

Scientists report a brand-new way to repair roads that’s also eco-friendly — by using a remnant of wastewater treatment…

New Shoe Grip Designed To Reduce Risks Of Slips and Falls
September 1, 2020

The new kirigami-based shoe sole is intended to reduce the risks of slips and falls by adjusting as a person steps…

Roadway Lighting Design Webinar Scheduled
August 31, 2020

Walkthrough a lighting design and define all considerations. Discuss in detail luminance and illuminance…

Take A Guided ‘Tour’ Of SuperCam On Mars Rover
August 31, 2020

NASA’s new Perseverance rover, which recently started its seven-month journey to Mars, carries on board…

‘Greener’ Buildings Using Local Soil Sees Progress
August 28, 2020

Researchers report progress toward a sustainable building material made from local soil, using a 3D printer to create a load-bearing structure.

Easier Way To Measure Soil Density Developed
August 28, 2020

Using a regular smartphone camera and some 3D-printed tools, scientists developed an easier way to measure soil density.

Study Shows Advanced Biofuels Could Replace Some Fossil Fuels
August 27, 2020

Switchgrass is leading candidate for cellulosic biofuel production.

New Algorithms Could Reduce Information Overload
August 27, 2020

Research contends that too much information leads to divisive societal polarization.

UVA's Utility Infrastructure Project Receives ENR MidAtlantic Award
August 26, 2020

Dewberry has announced that Engineering News-Record (ENR) MidAtlantic has selected the University of Virginia’s (UVA) Brandon Avenue/Green Street utility infrastructure project…

New Way Developed For Solving Linear Inverse Problems
August 26, 2020

Researchers have developed a new algorithm for solving a common class of problem — known as linear inverse problems…

Study Finds Greenland's Melting Glaciers Contribute To Rising Sea Levels
August 25, 2020

Study finds that even if climate warming stops immediately, glaciers will continue to shrink contributing to rising sea levels.

Green Energy Production Impacted By Climate Change
August 25, 2020

Research studies temperature impacts on utility-scale solar photovoltaic and wind power generation output.

'Molecular Computers' May Improve Cell Targeting Therapies
August 24, 2020

Laboratory breakthrough in cell targeting helps eliminate mutated cells while sparing healthy ones.

Novel Method Of Heat Conduction Development
August 24, 2020

Thermal diode could be a game changer for server farms and aircraft.

NFPA Announces Web-Based Certification Exam Preparation Programs
August 21, 2020

New NFPA web-based Learning Paths help a variety of professionals prepare for certification exams based on their time and educational need.

DOE Publishes Process Rule Final Installment
August 21, 2020

Key provisions of the rule are improved transparency and accountability.

Incorporating Solar Harvesting Into The Side Of Buildings Studied
August 20, 2020

If builders could incorporate solar harvesting into the siding of a building, the amount of energy from the grid…

Insights Into Process Of Wound Healing Discovered
August 20, 2020

When we get a wound on our skin, the cells in our bodies quickly mobilize to repair it.

LightFair Opens 2021 Conference Presenter Application
August 19, 2020

LightFair invites lighting thought leaders to apply to present at its 2021 Conference, May 16-20, 2021 in New York.

Solar Cells Made With Perovskite Show Promise
August 19, 2020

When it comes to the future of solar energy cells, say farewell to silicon and hello to calcium titanium oxide…

Team Advances In "Waves to Water Prize" Contest
August 18, 2020

Virginia Tech team advances to third stage of national competition.

America’s Transportation Awards Competition
August 18, 2020

America’s best transportation projects vie for prestigious awards.

New Hydroponic Greenhouse Facility Announced
August 17, 2020

New hydroponic greenhouse will produce leafy greens for distribution in the mid-Atlantic region.

ANSI Announces Outdated Standards Removal
August 17, 2020

Superseded and/or expired standards to be removed for ANSI’s approved database.


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