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2014-09-08 12:22:22

Best Value Schools has published a new feature article about 30 great public-friendly lecture series on environmental issues that are available at universities across North America PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to make it easier for students to find which universities are providing lecture series on their topics of interest in environmental issues, Best Value Schools has released a helpful guide to ì30 Great Public-Friendly Lecture Series on Environmental...

2014-06-05 23:01:44

Initial investments of $100,000 each for Goddard Labs, Green Sulfcrete, PolyNova, SynchroPET and Traverse Biosciences will transition technologies from research labs to tech startup companies Roslyn, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The Accelerate Long Island (ALI) Seed Fund and the Long Island Emerging Technologies Fund (LIETF) today announced initial investments in five Long Island-based biotech and clean energy startups. A total of $500,000 in seed funding will be provided, with $100,000 each...

2014-03-24 12:25:38

Trailblazing Scientist and Her Work Also Star in the Upcoming IMAX® Nature Documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar Premiering April 4 STONY BROOK, N.Y., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stony Brook University's 2014 "Stars of Stony Brook" Gala will honor devoted primatologist and conservationist Dr. Patricia C. Wright, on Wednesday, April 16 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City. As she is being feted by her University, Dr. Wright will be enjoying stardom of another...

2014-03-07 12:22:33

WASHINGTON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York-based company ThermoLift has won the 2014 Ultra-Light Startup's Future Energy Competition held Feb. 24(th) at the ARPA-E Energy Summit near Washington D.C., beating out more than 200 competitors. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140307/NY78917-a ThermoLift's highly efficient natural gas-driven thermal air conditioner and heat pump has the potential to revolutionize the HVAC industry by reducing carbon footprint at competitively...

2014-02-12 23:28:30

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Elliot B. Duboys, MD of Associated Plastic Surgeons & Consultants, PC & Neurosurgeon Dr Michael Egnor, MD of Stony Brook University successfully repair a congenital skull deformity (plagiocephaly) using pre-operative virtual planning and 3D modelling at University Hospital, Stony Brook. Huntington, New York (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 A team of surgeons at Stony Brook University led by Dr. Michael Egnor, Professor of Neurosurgery and Dr. Elliot B. Duboys,...

2014-01-29 23:25:09

Dr. James A. Hayward, CEO and President, was honored on January 16 by Networking Magazine as one of eight of Long Island's most accomplished individuals. Stony Brook, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Applied DNA Sciences (OTCQB: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, is proud to announce that Dr. James A. Hayward, CEO and President, was honored on January 16 by Networking Magazine as one of eight of Long...

Scientists Explain Color To A Kid
2013-12-13 10:43:41

[ Watch the Video: Alan Alda Issues New Flame Challenge - What Is Color ] Ranjini Raghunath for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 2011, actor and science enthusiast Alan Alda invited scientists from around the world to explain, in simple terms, a question asked by his 11-year old self: “What is flame?” The competition, inspired by Alda’s unquenched childhood curiosity, is now in its third year. Called the Flame Challenge, the international competition is organized by the...

Winter Flounder In Long Island's Bays Are Inbred
2013-07-24 09:27:41

The Institute for Ocean Conservation Science Scientists from the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at Stony Brook University advise that loss of genetic diversity presents survival risks for historically common marine fish and should be considered in fisheries management Research conducted in six bays of Long Island, NY, and led by scientists from the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at Stony Brook University (SBU) showed that local populations of winter flounder are...


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