The Harvard Museum of Natural History marks the 50th anniversary of the first manned mission to the Moon with the unveiling of the Cosmic Origins exhibition in the museum's Earth & Planetary Sciences gallery.
The Superconductivity Research Center of the Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute (KERI, President Gyu-ha Choe) has developed a superconducting insulation technology that can significantly reduce the size and weight of medical magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) equipment.
The first in a series of international meetings bringing together researchers from around the world to advance the revolutionary approach to healthy aging known as geroscience was held recently in China -- the country with the world's largest aging population.
Pre-results review (also referred to as 'registered reports') is a form of journal peer review where researchers submit detailed research plans to be reviewed and receive an editorial decision based on their methods and theory, before any results are known. Here we present lessons learned from the experience with pre-results review at the Journal of Development Economics, the first economics journal to adopt this form of peer review.
Once again NASA has demonstrated to the world the importance of partnerships and what a unified country can achieve through the JWST project.
ASHG announced today it will launch Human Genetics and Genomics Advances, a new journal that will provide a high-quality, scientific society-led, fully open access option for the human genetics and genomics research community. The Society also highlighted expanding content directions for its flagship publication, The American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG).
The University of Witwatersrand (Wits University), the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in the US and the National Geographic Society have partnered to bring the rare fossils of two recently discovered ancient human relatives (Australopithecus sediba and Homo naledi) to the US for the first, and likely only, time to be featured in the limited-run exhibition.
The Faculty of Engineering (FENG) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) signed a Statement of Intent today with the Hong Kong Electronic Industries Association (HKEIA).
Singapore's first corporate laboratory in a university, the Rolls-Royce@NTU Corporate Laboratory was jointly set up by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), Rolls-Royce and the National Research Foundation (NRF) in 2013. It has successfully completed its first five years of research partnership and is now moving into its next phase with a joint investment of S$88 million.
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science, in partnership with the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits University) and the National Geographic Society, proudly announces fossils of two recently discovered ancient human relatives (Australopithecus sediba and Homo naledi) will come to the US from South Africa this fall for the first, and likely only, time to be featured in the limited-run exhibition -- Origins: Fossils from the Cradle of Humankind.