BBC-Beitrag über die "Zombie-Ameise"
A distant galaxy magnified by a quasar
EPFL and Caltech researchers have discovered a quasar acting as a cosmic lens, magnifying a 7.5 light year distant galaxy.
Rex enables wheelchair user Hayden Allen to stand and walk
Rex began with a simple idea– a practical new option for standing and walking that could be used by people in wheelchairs.
3D Multi-touch Prototype for Augmented and Virtual Reality
This video shows right whales frolicking in the ocean. The video includes upcalls and a voice over. Credit: Sara Brennen; Penn State
Oasis near Death Valley fed by ancient aquifer under Nevada Test Site
10,000 gallons of water per minute surfaces at a desert oasis near Death Valley
MBARI sends underwater robot to study Deepwater Horizon spill
Tree Rings, Climate Change and the Rainy Season
The rainy Asian monsoon season waters crops for nearly half the world's population—but it may not be as reliable as we think.
The Solar Impulse HB-SIA taxies down the runway!
Solar Impulse HB-SIA taxied down the runway powered by its own engines
PETMAN will balance itself and move freely; walking, crawling and doing a variety of suit-stressing calisthenics during exposure to chemical warfare agents.
iDriver - iPhone remote controlled car
iDriver is an iPhone application to remote control a car. Go to www.spiritofberlin.eu information on "Spirit of Berlin" ...
New designs for smarter buildings
The small Solar Decathalon home inspires big ideas on how to live more sustainably
Docomo Eye-Controlled Phones
Imagine being able to control your MP3 player with your eyes. Sound like the future? Well, the future is here.
Stanford Students Claim Altitude Record For Tiny, Autonomous Airplanes
Wildfires, Beetles and Climate Change
In this Climate Central report, Dr. Susan Prichard explains how tree-killing bark beetles flourish in warmer temperatures, leading to severe wildfires
Nitrogen Soil Test Is Technology Breakthrough for Agriculture, Environment
Dr. Rick Norman, UA professor of crop, soil and environmental sciences, describes University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture soil fertility research for rice.
Greenlighting A Greener World
Rensselaer Professor Christian Wetzel is working to create better, brighter green LEDs ...
Building designed to right .....
Prof. Greg Deierlein, Civil and Environmental Engineering, explains how he used the world’s largest shake table to test ...
Solar Drinking Water Disinfection
A Cluster-Randomized, Controlled Trial
An interview with Michael Mann, lead author of the paper on historical hurricane seasons. Credit: Pennsylvania State University, National Science Foundation
UAB University of Alabama at Birmingham
UAB Computer Science Campers to Build Robots That Burst Balloons and More
University of Oregon
University of Oregon-University of California, Davis, collaboration finds mechanism locking two neurons ...