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Aug 26, 2014

USC, UCLA, Caltech get joint grant to fuel tech start-ups in L.A.

With funding from the National Science Foundation, three of the top universities in Southern California are teaming up to supply instruction, events and research aimed at helping technology start-ups flourish in the region...

Aug 17, 2014

$20 million grant for USVI initiative

The National Science Foundation recently gave the promotion of science, engineering and research in the U.S. in the U.S. Virgin Islands a big boos...

Aug 21, 2014

NYIT receives $230,000 grant to study medical sensors

The New York Institute of Technology has received $230,000 from the National Science Foundation for a program to study medical sensors and other devices at the school's Old Westbury campus. The funding will go towards equipment, called a "sputtering ... #New York Institute of Technology #Farmingdale State College #Stony Brook University #Bethpage State Park, NY #Old Westbury, NY #Ronkonkoma, NY

Jul 30, 2014

Why is Wikipedia so sexist?

The government is spending big bucks to find out why Wikipedia is so sexist. The National Science Foundation has awarded two grants — together worth over $200,000 — to professors at Yale..... #New York Institute of Technology #Farmingdale State College #Stony Brook University #Bethpage State Park, NY #Old Westbury, NY #Ronkonkoma, NY

Aug 03, 2014

People on the move, Aug. 4, 2014

BOARDS Judith Beckman , of Merrick, has been appointed to the board of directors of Literacy Nassau in Freeport. She is managing director of Financial Solutions in Westbury. The Middle Country Library Foundation in Centereach welcomes two new board t... #Brendan Nelson #Margaret Curran (politician) #Nassau County, NY #Suffolk County, NY #Bellport, NY #Centereach, NY #East Islip, NY #Freeport, NY #Glen Head, NY #Hauppauge, NY #Islandia, NY #Long Island, NY #Massapequa, NY #Melville, NY #Merrick, NY #Miller Place, NY #Queens, NY #Smithtown, NY #St. James, NY #Stony Brook, NY #Westbury, NY

Aug 16, 2014

Bridging The STEM Talent Gap Is Not About Degrees, But Skill Sets

In 2013, there were 2.5 times as many entry-level STEM-related job postings as there were STEM graduates, according to a study by Burning Glass Technologies. The new U.S. News/Raytheon STEM index shows that student aptitude for and interest in STEM i... #Raytheon #U S News

Aug 26, 2014

Trash Burning Worldwide Significantly Worsens Air Pollution

Unregulated trash burning around the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown by official records. A new study led by NCAR estimates that more than 40 percent of the world’s garbage is burned in such fires, with emissions th... #Raytheon #U S News

Aug 22, 2014

The National Science Foundation thinks scientists need their own clouds

The National Science Foundation is giving a combined $20 million to two projects that are building cloud computing testbeds for scientists. They'll features a wide variety of processor, storage and networking options so researchers can test their wor... #Raytheon #U S News

Aug 22, 2014

The National Science Foundation thinks scientists need their own clouds

The National Science Foundation is giving a combined $20 million to two projects that are building cloud computing testbeds for scientists. They'll features a wide variety of processor, storage and networking options so researchers can test their wor... #Raytheon #U S News

Aug 23, 2014

Enabling A New Future For Cloud Computing

National Science Foundation NSF awards $20 million to two new testbeds to support cloud computing applications and experiments The National Science Foundation (NSF) on Aug. 20 announced two $10 million projects to create cloud computing testbeds--to ... #Raytheon #U S News