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Machine Learning Techniques Used For Studying Climate Prediction
June 25, 2018

A major challenge in current climate prediction models is how to accurately represent clouds and their atmospheric heating and moistening.

Hyperloop At VCU To Unveil Pod Vehicle
June 22, 2018

Hyperloop at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), the student team competing in Elon Musk’s 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition finals, will unveil its self-propelled transport pod vehicle…

Passage of New Disaster Recovery Legislation Applauded
June 22, 2018

The International Code Council (ICC) applauds the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee’s June 13th passage of S.3041, disaster recovery reform legislation.

Registrations Open For Big Blue Summer Camps
June 21, 2018

Old Dominion University’s Department of Recreation and Wellness is accepting registrations for week-long Big Blue Summer Camps through August 8th.

FFVC To Host U.S. SBA Road Tour Stop
June 21, 2018

First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), a high-science, high-impact technology incubator located in Research Triangle Park, has been selected as the only North Carolina host for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 2018 Road Tour.

Grants Available For New FIRST® Tech Challenge Teams
June 20, 2018

Need-based grants are available to encourage new teams to form and participate.

Prince William County Awards $2 Million Service Contracts
June 20, 2018

Service contracts awarded for the Department of Public Works and the Department of Parks and Recreation.

Researchers Find Oldest Known Footprints On Earth
June 19, 2018

A team of scientists led by Shuhai Xiao, of the Virginia Tech College of Science, have discovered the oldest known footprints ever found, estimated at 540 million to 550 million years old.

New Material Best Ever At Splitting Light
June 19, 2018

A team of scientists and engineers led by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and University of Southern California have created a crystal that has a higher degree of optical anisotropy than all other solid substances on earth…

Seawater Produces First Grams of Yellowcake
June 18, 2018

For the first time, researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and LCW Supercritical Technologies have created five grams of yellowcake — a powdered form of uranium…

Researcher To Experiment With Algae In Space
June 18, 2018

A University of Florida scientist will use the International Space Station to see if algae can help recycle carbon dioxide and eventually be used to help make plastics, resins and even food.

14th Annual International Student Science Fair Scheduled
June 15, 2018

The Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) is hosting the 14th Annual International Student Science Fair June 27-July 1, 2018 connecting students from around the globe with the intent to…

Invitation To Participate In Doyenne Inspiration Event
June 15, 2018

Inviting all young women interested in First Robotics Competition (FRC) to participate in Doyenne Inspiration, an all-girls FRC off-season event playing Power Up.

New Energy Research Facility Receives Virginia Grant
June 14, 2018

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam recently announced a $300,000 grant to create Industry Labs at Liberty University’s Center for Energy Research & Education (CERE) in Bedford County.

Team Captures Third Place In VEX Robotics World Championship
June 14, 2018

Mason’s SciTech Robotics team captured third place in the VEX Robotics World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky this spring.

New Fundamental Feature of Brain Oscillations Discovered
June 13, 2018

Biomedical engineers at Columbia Engineering have discovered a new fundamental feature of brain oscillations: they actually move rhythmically across the brain…

Software Able To Predict Reliability of a City’s Wastewater Treatment
June 13, 2018

Urban populations and mega-cities are on the rise and so is the amount of wastewater pouring into treatment facilities that cannot adequately handle the load.

Nanorobots Clear Bacteria and Toxins From Blood
June 12, 2018

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed tiny ultrasound-powered robots that can swim through blood, removing harmful bacteria along with the toxins they produce.

Machine Learning Could Reduce Design Time And Development Costs
June 12, 2018

Scientists and engineers use cutting-edge machine learning techniques to overcome process limitations.

Autonomous Vehicle Training Headed In Wrong Direction
June 11, 2018

Emulating human-based driving behavior in AV programming is foundation for continued safety issues.

Delta Pure Announces $2 Million Facility Expansion
June 11, 2018

Company will invest $2 million to expand its manufacturing operation in Hanover County.

Dewberry to Update High-Resolution Lidar for Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands
June 8, 2018

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has selected Dewberry to collect and process Quality Level 1 topographic lidar data of Puerto Rico, including the islands of…

Researchers Fabricate Key Circuit in Power Conversion Systems
June 7, 2018

Hydrogenated diamond circuit may be key to power loss challenge.

Electronic Devices Learn to Speak for Themselves
June 7, 2018

Devices could be programmed and trained to keep people connected in emergency situations.

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