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2014-02-19 12:29:57

The program helps students aspire to careers in science and engineering MEXICALI, Mexico, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today brought Nobel Laureate Eric A. Cornell to Centro de Ensenanza Tecnica y Superior (CETYS) University, Mexicali, for a two-day program of inspirational exchanges with students and faculty. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140219/NY65878 ) Organized by Honeywell Hometown Solutions through its Honeywell Initiative for Science...

2013-11-11 23:22:14

Champion Engineering worked with OTC to provide a smoke machine to help an Army Soldier stationed in Afghanistan keep military vehicles running dependably and safely in dusty dessert conditions. Today, as our nation salutes the brave men and women of our armed forces for Veteran's Day, that soldier is home safely and working on his degree in automotive engineering at Minnesota State University. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 It started as a simple gesture by OTC and...

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2009-01-04 12:40:00

Across the University of Colorado at Boulder campus students are sharing answers, checking their responses to questions against those of their neighbors and making adjustments to those answers in hopes of earning a better grade. Not surprisingly, the students are getting more answers right. But what may be startling is that professors are encouraging the whole thing. The students aren't cheating, they are learning from each other in a meaningful way, according to Tin Tin Su, an associate...

2008-10-08 09:00:15

Backgrounder: Recent winners of Nobel Prize for physics STOCKHOLM, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- The following are the winners of Nobel Prize in physics since 2000: 2008: Yoichiro Nambu (U.S.), Makoto Kobayashi and Toshihide Maskawa (Japan) 2007: Albert Fert (France) and Peter Grunberg (Germany) 2006: John C. Mather and George F. Smoot (U.S.) 2005: John L. Hall, Roy J. Glauber (U.S.) and Theodor W. Haensch (Germany) 2004: David J. Gross, H. David Politzer and Frank Wilczeck (U.S.)...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.