( Stevens Institute of Technology ) Greg Morgan, an associate professor of philosophy at Stevens Institute of Technology, was recently awarded the Derek Price/Rod Webster Prize for best paper of 2009 in History of Science by the History of Science Society.
( University of California - Riverside ) UC Riverside's Jeanie Lau, an associate professor of physics, received a 2009 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at a ceremony in the East Room of the White House. President...
The wastewater from one of Iceland's geothermal power plants forms the Blue Lagoon, where 300,000 tourists a year go to frolic in the blue-green algae-infested waters.
PHOENIX (Reuters) - Chinese solar panel maker Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd has selected the city of Goodyear in the sprawling Phoenix, Arizona area for the site of its first U.S. manufacturing plant, the company said on Wednesday.
( Princeton University, Engineering School ) Power-generating rubber films developed by Princeton University engineers could harness natural body movements such as breathing and walking to power pacemakers, mobile phones and other electronic devices.
IRSF announces translational research award funding to test potential therapeutics for Rett syndromeJanuary 27, 2010 11:23 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments
( International Rett Syndrome Foundation ) The International Rett Syndrome Foundation (IRSF) announced that it will commit $446,000 to fund a large translational research program to test potential therapeutics for Rett Syndrome in mouse models. IRSF's Advanced Neurotherapeutic Grant...
Surveillance footage from the U.S. Coast Guard and nearby businesses show the devastation caused by the explosion, and the volatility of the ecotane production process.
A theoretical bench-top factory that uses nano-sized production lines to sort atoms and fabricate atomically-precise devices.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A-Power Energy Generation Systems Ltd has shipped turbines to two wind projects in China, marking its first renewable power equipment delivery, the Chinese company said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address on Wednesday, he is expected to promote alternative energy as a way of tackling global warming problems and creating more domestic jobs.
This Automatic Multiple Pig Launching system allows a series of pipeline pigs to be launched into a pipeline at operator controlled intervals, minimizing the number of times a trap door has to be opened.
OSLO (Reuters) - Climate change caused by mankind will release extra heat-trapping gases stored in nature into the atmosphere in a small spur to global warming, a study showed.
DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Emerging clean energy technologies are facing a funding shortfall in a race to roll out at a commercial scale, said Alan Salzman, chief executive of investors VantagePoint Venture Partners, on Wednesday.
The U.S. International Trade Commission will explore Nokia's complaint that Apple's iPhones, iPods, and Macs infringe on the phone maker's patents.
( University of British Columbia ) Scientists at the Brain Research Centre and Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics have uncovered a key cellular mechanism that alters brain cell function in Huntington's disease, and identified a possible treatment for the disease.