NEWPORT, Ore. — The future is now at the Hatfield Marine Science Center. In the facility’s laboratories scientists are creating conditions to resemble ocean conditions years from now. The goal is to find out how sea life will react to higher levels of ocean acidification that climate change scientists predict will occur in the not-too-distant future. […]
Fifty years to the day after the film Fantastic Voyage was first shown in theatres, the Polytechnique Montréal Nanorobotics Laboratory is unveiling a unique medical interventional infrastructure devoted to the fight against cancer. The...Show More Summary
There's nothing easy about designing great hardware. "You have to build a lot of different devices for a lot of different people for reasons of comfort and productivity," Microsoft Corporate VP of Devices Panos Panay tells Business Insider. This is a new area of expertise for Microsoft. Show More Summary
A Mars science news update from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in Pasadena, California. (more…)
New research from the laboratory of Zachary T. Schafer, associate professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, could lead to new therapies to treat patients who suffer from metastatic disease.
Follow the PETA International Science Consortium inside laboratories and boardrooms, and see how a team of scientists is saving millions of animals. The post Video: How the PETA International Science Consortium Saves Animals appeared first on PETA.
A laboratory experiment might have just confirmed Stephen Hawking's theory on black holes.
Mineral veins found in Mars's Gale Crater were formed by the evaporation of ancient Martian lakes, a new study has shown.The research, by Mars Science Laboratory Participating Scientists at The Open University and the University of Leicester,...Show More Summary
Gong Zhang, Director of the Future Network Theory Laboratory under Huawei's 2012 Laboratories, gave a plenary speech with the theme of "Application-driven Network: From Network Engineering to Network Science", at the International Conference on Computer Communication and Networks 2016 (ICCCN). Show More Summary
What would happen if you could take any video and make it interactive? That’s the question posited by MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), who has discovered a technique to realistically […]
Take a tour of Facebook’s new 22,000 square foot hardware lab where it’s building drones, satellites, lasers, VR headsets, and the machines that store the world’s biggest collection of photos. Click the arrow to the right or scroll down on mobile to see what’s behind the Area 404 security doors. Read More
Facebook CEO and all-around wunderkind Mark Zuckerberg can do a lot of things. But Zuck can't use the steel-cutting, 60,000 PSI waterjets in Area 404 — Facebook's brand new, 22,000 square foot hardware laboratory — because he's not one...Show More Summary
Mike Kent, a researcher in Sandia National Laboratories' Biological and Engineering Sciences Center, is studying a protein called Nef involved in HIV progression to AIDS with the ultimate goal of blocking it. He and his collaborators have developed a new hybrid method to study this HIV protein that compromises the immune system. Show More Summary
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb), a global provider of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced the launch of two human recombinant antigens, expanding the company's portfolio of Critical Raw Materials for the in vitro diagnostics market.
Like a lot of engineers, I spent a lot of time in libraries when I was a kid. There were certain books you’d check out over and over again. One of those was [Raymond Barrett’s] Build-It-Yourself Science Laboratory. That book really captured...Show More Summary
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb), a global provider of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced its entry into the rapidly growing molecular diagnostics testing market with the launch of Amplichek(tm) II quality control, which was recently issued a de novo clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
(Image: CASIS/Marvel Custom Solutions) Yes, that's Groot and Rocket Raccoon in this official NASA patch. It will represent all of the science missions of the US National Laboratory on board the International Space Station during 2016. Show More Summary
A solar powered "tree" developed by the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute, constituent laboratory of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has gained the support of the Ministry of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences.
Robots are going to play an integral role in hospital care soon. At least that's what Julie Shah — an MIT professor who leads the Interactive Robotics Group at the university's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence LaboratoryShow More Summary