HOUSTON (Reuters) - Last Wednesday, five weeks into the worst oil spill in U.S. history, BP Chief Executive Tony Hayward locked himself in a room on the third floor of the British oil giant's U.S. headquarters in Houston.
Worries about Windows security have prompted Google to move employees to other operating systems.
( University at Buffalo ) Two Buffalo scientists have paired up to create technology that has the potential to revolutionize surgical training worldwide, developing the first procedure-based, hands-on surgical training software.
( Clemson University ) The environmental engineering and Earth sciences department at Clemson University has received a three-year, $400,000 faculty-development grant from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) to help recruit and retain younger faculty in nuclear science.
Hewlett-Packard said Tuesday it will cut about 9,000 jobs and take $1 billion in charges over three years as it creates fully...
The Washington state Department of Labor and Industries says the BP Cherry Point petroleum refinery will not appeal a citation issued earlier this month for 13 safety violations.
Johnson & Johnson's Centocor Ortho Biotech unit bought RespiVert Ltd., a company developing treatments for asthma and other lung diseases.
A strike at Honda Motor Co. and a spate of suicides at Foxconn Technology, suggest the legions of low-wage Chinese workers have their limits.
BP is using floating hotels to accommodate cleanup workers while it prepares to saw through the leaking pipe and cap it.
( Duke University ) A team of Duke University chemists has perfected a simple way to make tiny copper nanowires in quantity. The cheap conductors are small enough to be transparent, making them ideal for thin-film solar cells, flat-screen TVs and computers, and flexible displays.
( American Physical Society ) A dopant common in building conventional electronics looks promising for making components out of carbon sheets only one atom thick.
( University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science ) NOAA today announced its selection of the University of Miami to continue to lead its partnership with the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies. Total funding over the coming 5 years will be...
NTU's Wee Kim Wee School Of Communication To Host International Communication Association ConferenceJune 1, 2010 7:24 am | by EurekAlert | Comments
( Nanyang Technological University ) Nanyang Technological University?s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information will be hosting the annual conference of the prestigious International Communication Association, the largest association of its kind in the world, from June...
A proposed food-processing park for artisan, natural and sustainable foods could employ up to 300 workers.