Toxins in our environment are causing children to be born with birth defects and developmental disabilities. Agent Orange and Gulf War birth defects.
Environmentalists are criticizing a plan by the state DEP that would eliminate the Division of Science & Research. For more news and events in and around New Jersey, visit NJN's website at http://www.njn.net
http://songlinesofthewhales.org My Auntie is a whale we encountered for the first time during our 1994 research expedition. She is with young males and is demonstrating typical courting behavior. Tail slapping is a normal interaction between a female and the males accompanying her in what...
The Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility and its Space and Advanced Life Support Agriculture program are an essential part of Canada's contributions to plant research and development for space and closed environment related activities. The prospect of a higher priority for...
Google Tech Talks March 25, 2009 ABSTRACT Two stylized alternative visions of how the power system might evolve to meet future requirements for the high power quality and reliability (PQR) electricity service that modern digital economies demand will be contrasted, a supergrids paradigm...
Buildings are the SUVs of U.S. energy consumption, gobbling up 71 percent of the nation's electricity. In this Sept. 22, 2008 talk, Arun Majumdar, Director of Berkeley Lab's Environmental Energy Technologies Division, discusses how scientists are creating a new generation of net-zero...
NuGard First Response Protective Clothing are lightweight coveralls, jackets, and pants that provide protection from heat and flame while keeping the wearers body temperature constant.
Professor David Wessel shows his multi-touch interface that uses computer technologies that allow him to experiment with fine controls to "caress" the instrument.
Mathematical discoveries and the things which our mathematical symbols represent are some of the most beautiful things that humans have ever accomplished. Here are just a few of my favorite equations.
By exploiting the powers of nanotechnology and taking advantage of non-toxic, Earth-abundant materials, Berkeley Lab's Cyrus Wadia has fabricated new solar cell devices that have the potential to be several orders of magnitude less expensive than conventional solar cells.
An engineering and manufacturing road show on wheels has begun touring the UK to bring the latest and future technologies to businesses and schools.
IBM and the US Department of Energy today announced an historic milestone in computing, which has enormous implications for a variety of issues critical to society, such as climate change, alternative energy, and financial services.
As oil prices increase, the demand for coal rises rapidly. But coal mining often has negative effects on the surrounding environment. There are hundreds of contaminated mine sites in the U.S., and 144 in Pennsylvania alone.
Based in Fort Collins, USA, Oakes Manufacturing uses FeatureCAM to manufacture piece parts for OEMs, prototype parts for research centres and universities, and even dental products for horse dentists. Find out how FeatureCAM has helped Oakes Manufacturing significantly decrease their programming time and increase their programming accuracy.