The Innovation Enterprise at Louisiana Tech University is proud to announce its inaugural 'Maker Month' -- a celebration of all things made and to showcase through exhibitions, competitions and galleries what students, faculty and regional entrepreneurs have created.
With the technical and financial capacity of any existing institution failing to answer the needs for a platform efficiently archiving the web, American researchers have come up with a solution, submitted to the US Institute of Museum and Library Services and published in the open-access journal Research Ideas and Outcomes. The open-source, collaborative collection development platform Cobweb could support the creation of comprehensive web archives by coordinating the web archiving community.
Bookmetrix, a new platform launched at last year's London Book Fair, celebrates its first year of operation. Bookmetrix reports how often an individual book or chapter is cited, mentioned, reviewed or shared and read online.
Through a new skill created for Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, parents will now be able to ask Alexa a variety of questions around fever and other common symptoms. The 'KidsMD™' Alexa skill was developed by the Innovation & Digital Health Accelerator (IDHA) team at Boston Children's Hospital and launched today.
Nanyang Technological University is launching Singapore's first endowed professorship in Korean Studies, and a new five-year research program in technology and innovation with top Korean and Israeli universities. The endowed professorship is a collaboration with the Korea Foundation while the research program is a three-party partnership with the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology (Technion).
The Office of Naval Research recently demonstrated new and improved training technology at the Fleet Integrated Synthetic Training/Testing Facility (FIST2FAC) on Ford Island, Hawaii.
Virginia shellfish farmers sold $48.3 million in clams and oysters in 2015, with hard clam sales of $32.3 million once again leading the nation and $16 million in oyster sales tops among US East Coast states.
Researchers and others interested in establishing a sustainable bioeconomy in the US are taking part in a five-day study tour led by the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Approximately a year ago we introduced an enhancement to the Journal of Dairy Science® (JDS) -- the Article Collections. The collections are compilations of significant papers and research developments within a particular subject area, selected by experts in that area. All papers have been published in the JDS, assuring that the information is high quality peer reviewed work that can be cited with confidence.
For the first time in the UK a clinical trial is being run to examine whether a holistic approach will help people living with and recovering from cancer.