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2014-09-17 08:30:43

NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Professor Jonathan Viventi is 3rd Faculty Member Named to Popular Science Magazine's "Brilliant 10" List NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Popular Science magazine today announced its annual "Brilliant 10" --a list of scientists under age 38 who are poised to revolutionize their fields. Jonathan Viventi, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering, is among the...

Vizzies competition
2014-08-05 02:30:03

National Science Foundation Competition unveils new partnership The National Science Foundation and Popular Science launched their new partnership as co-sponsors of the foundation's long-running Visualization Challenge, now called The Vizzies. The competition, which runs through Sept. 30, 2014, aims to recognize some of the most beautiful visualizations from the worlds of science and engineering. "We are excited about this new partnership. We love showcasing visualizations and...

2013-11-13 23:26:55

HEAD's Graphene Speed Pro Tennis Racquet recognized as best use of innovative technology in recreation category of Popular Science Best of What's New Award. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 HEAD, a leading global manufacturer and marketer of premium branded sports equipment, is proud to announce that the editors of Popular Science, the world’s largest science and technology magazine, have named HEAD’s Graphene™ Speed Pro tennis racquet a 2013 recipient of the...

2013-11-13 23:26:14

Disconnect browser extension receives Popular Science’s 26th annual Best of What’s New award honoring breakthrough products and technologies. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Disconnect (https://disconnect.me/), the leading developer of consumer privacy software, announced today that the Disconnect browser extension is the recipient of Popular Science’s prestigious 2013 Best of What’s New award. Now in its 26th year, the award is given annually to the year’s 100 most...

2013-05-14 23:20:33

Global street fashion brand WeAretheSuperlativeConspiracy (WeSC) today launches iPad and iPhone editions of its quarterly print magazine — The Superlative Conspiracy Magazine, which WeSC creates in-house. The apps and the issues in it were created at Mag+ Studios, a service to help clients more information and a video, with Mick Drougett as Art Director. (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 The WeSC apps reflect a growing trend for brands — not just traditional publishers — to engage far...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.