The World Wide Web Consortium is looking for a Research Scientist in Cambridge, MA. According to the post, “Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)-World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) (part-time, 50%), to bring social and identity technologies on the Web to their full potential. Show More Summary
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have combined ultrafast time-resolved experimental measurements with theory to reveal how an explosive responds to a high-impact shock. The work involved advances in both ultrafast experimental...Show More Summary
In a little more than a year on the Red Planet, the mobile Mars Science Laboratory has determined the age of a Martian rock, found evidence the planet could have sustained microbial life, taken the first readings of radiation on...
Position and Grade: Associate Project Officer (P-2) Organizational Unit: Radioecology Laboratory IAEA Environment Laboratories Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications Duty Station: Monaco Issue Date: 4 December 2013 Application...Show More Summary
In the first 300 days of the Mars Science Laboratory's surface mission, the Curiosity rover cruised around the planet's Gale Crater, collecting soil samples and investigating rock structures while the onboard Radiation Assessment Detector made detailed measurements of the radiation environment on the surface of Mars. read more
The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and the European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) that is part of Europe’s leading life sciences laboratory this fall launched a new RDF platform hosting data from six of the public database archives it maintains. Show More Summary
A recent article on the Longevity Dividend initiative included these comments from some of the backers: One fountain of youth; hold the snake oil "We now know that aging is modifiable in the laboratory," said Dan Perry, president of the Alliance for Aging Research. Show More Summary
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity resumed full science operations on Saturday, Nov. 23. Activities over the weekend included use of Curiosity’s robotic arm to deliver portions of powdered rock to a laboratory inside the rover. The powder has been stored in the arm since the rover collected it by drilling into the target rock "Cumberland" six months ago. Show More Summary
Normally we see some crazy mad science projects coming from [Ben Krasnow’s] laboratory. This week [Ben] changes gears a bit and hacks his Xbox controller to interface with his bathroom scale and function as a posture controlled input device. Show More Summary
Real science meets not-sucky design. Gee, who'da thunk it? The pitch drop experiment has been going on for 86 years. It consists of a laboratory flask full of pitch (a tar-like polymer 230 billion times more viscous than water) with a hole in the bottom. Show More Summary
By using a new analysis method, researchers at Karolinska Institutet and Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab) in Sweden have found close to one hundred novel human gene regions that code for proteins. A number of these regions are so-called pseudogenes, which may be linked to cancer. Show More Summary
It's 7:30 on a Monday morning, and a crowd has started to gather at the gates of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. We're linked by two common factors: We all use social media, and we're all really, really into space.
For seven years it delivered outstanding results for science and technology on the International Space Station, now the successful plasma crystal laboratory PK-3 Plus operated one last time. After undocking from the International Space...Show More Summary
AMHERST, Mass. – Sharp observation by doctoral student Mengmeng Cui in Thomas Russell's polymer science and engineering laboratory at the University of Massachusetts Amherst recently led her to discover how to kinetically trap and control...Show More Summary
Sharp observation by a doctoral student in a polymer science and engineering laboratory recently led her to discover how to kinetically trap and control one liquid within another, locking and separating them in a stable system over long periods, with the ability to tailor and manipulate the shapes and flow characteristics of each. Show More Summary
Award-winning science communicator Professor Marcus du Sautoy and actress and mathematician Victoria Gould use mathematics and the theatre to navigate the known and unknown reaches of our world
UT Southwestern Medical Center has received a new $28.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to promote rapid translation of basic laboratory findings into patient care.
ByAbba's Aces: BioMed Realty Trust Inc (BMR) operates as a real estate investment trust which owns, acquires, develops, redevelops, leases and manages laboratory and office space for the life sciences industry. On August 7, 2013, the company reported second-quarter funds from operations of $0.37 beating the consensus of analysts' estimates by $0.03. Show More Summary
Cybersecurity is critical to protecting Army systems from sophisticated attacks on military networks in the face of ever increasing importance of cyber systems. The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has established a Collaborative Research Alliance, or CRA, which will include an […]
Bombardier Transportation has teamed up with Infotech Enterprises to build a new science laboratory at Zilla Parishad Gachibowli High School, in Khajaguda, Hyderabad.