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2012-04-30 19:54:30

Researchers take a 'test drive' on ANI testbed Climate researchers are producing some of the fastest growing datasets in science. Five years ago, the amount of information generated for the Nobel Prize-winning United Nations International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report was 35 terabytes–equivalent to the amount of text in 35 million books, occupying a bookshelf 248 miles (399 km) long. By 2014, when the next IPCC report is published, experts predict that 2...

Virtual Institutes To Support Scientific Collaborations Of The Future
2011-10-06 04:32:45

U.S. and International Researchers Join NSF Director Subra Suresh to Announce SAVI, Science Across Virtual Institutes The National Science Foundation (NSF) on Wednesday announced Science Across Virtual Institutes (SAVI), an effort to motivate collaboration among scientists and educators around the globe to spur scientific discovery. By connecting researchers with common interests and goals, SAVI can better leverage taxpayer resources while helping to address some of society's most vexing...

2011-06-30 06:00:00

BOSTON and BRUSSELS, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB and Harvard University officially launched their innovative Research Alliance during a signing ceremony that took place in Boston last night in the presence of his Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110630/NY28450 ) The Alliance creates a unique drug discovery bridge between industry and academia, with Harvard scientists continuing their research that holds potential for the...

2011-06-29 08:00:00

BOSTON and BRUSSELS, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB and Harvard University will officially launch their innovative Research Alliance today during a signing ceremony to take place in Boston in the presence of his Royal Highness Prince Philippe of Belgium. The Alliance creates a unique drug discovery bridge between industry and academia, with Harvard scientists continuing their research that holds potential for the development of new therapeutic modalities in clinical medicine. The...

2010-08-30 08:35:00

Awards will help develop new ideas and innovations towards the development of a more robust, secure and reliable Internet The Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering (CISE) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced On August 27th awards for four new projects, each worth up to $8 million over three years, as part of the Future Internet Architecture (FIA) program. These awards will enable researchers at dozens of institutions across the country to...


Word of the Day
snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.