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Image 1 - Insights From Biological World To Inspire New Engineering Capabilities
2011-09-30 03:59:19

Interdisciplinary teams to explore quietly powerful biological signals and the intersection between minds and machines.

2010-10-20 08:36:46

Engineering awards aim to advance energy storage and invigorate green building design.

2009-09-30 10:12:56

Biology inspires the pursuit of new capabilities in sensing and hydrocarbon production.

2008-10-06 14:20:00

The National Science Foundation Office of Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation has announced 12 grants for fiscal year 2008, awarding a total of $23,779,056 over four years to 54 investigators representing 20 institutions.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.