A 'clear path' to solar power
Engineers are designing new transparent solar panels that could be retrofit to existing ...
Helping nanotechnology work for everyone
Center for Nanotechnology in Society dedicated to helping the public become a voice in nano and ...
Like being there: The next generation of 3-D holograms
Center for Integrated Access Networks tackles bandwidth challenge to bring 3-D holograms to your ...
Bioinspired Soft Materials Center blurs boundaries between the animate and inanimate
Multidisciplinary collaboration key to developing new materials that can mimic the movement of ...
Urban Hydrofarmers Project sows seeds of success among 'resilient' youth
Teens put science and math to work to become hydroponic farmers and successful green entrepreneurs
Tiny butterfly proboscis inspires big ideas
The physics of the butterfly's 'sipper' is inspiring materials scientists to create a human-made ...
QESST for solar power to feed an energy hungry world
Quantum Energy and Sustainable Solar Technologies (QESST) Center tackles the 'terawatt challenge
Understanding the ecological role of wolves in Yellowstone National Park
Study of predator-prey relationships in Yellowstone could contribute to predator conservation
'Yellow chemistry' turns sulfur waste into plastics
New chemical recipe could turn sulfur waste into key ingredient for lighter, cheaper electric ...
XROMM puts biomechanics on the fast track
New biomechanics visualization technology can be shared among scientists in open source database
Surfactants: Building greener chemicals
Bio-inspired surfactants could 'green' many common household products
Additive manufacturing: 3-D printing beyond plastic
Engineers turn to copper, but must first overcome a major challenge
Do smart electricity meters 'turn on' conservation?
Scientists test different messages to find out which have the most impact on energy consumption
'Smart implants' dissolve after healing
NSF Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials is developing ...
Doppler on Wheels--the biggest 'dish' on the road!
Scientists aim for the eye of the storm to study hurricanes, tornadoes and blizzards from the inside
Connect4Learning jumpstarts science and math for preschoolers
Preschoolers engaged, teachers enthusiastic about moving math and science to the head of the class
Testing the waters: 1,4-Dioxane in North Carolina's Cape Fear River Basin
Environmental engineers play vital role in determining next steps to safeguard drinking water
Hydraulic fracturing: Using scientific methods to evaluate trade-offs
Engineers gather data about the benefits versus costs of oil and natural gas development
Engineers investigate possible lingering impacts from Elk River chemical spill
Researchers go door-to-door, test tap water for possible impact on plastic pipes in home plumbing
Giving robots and prostheses the human touch
The UCLA Biomechatronics Lab develops a language of touch that can be "felt" by computers and humans
Wearable sensors to monitor triggers for asthma, and more
The wearer's vital signs and surrounding environment would be monitored by devices that run on ...
CASA radar tracks tornadoes down the street and up to the minute, literally!
Smaller, smarter and faster radar systems could save lives, money when severe weather strikes
OpenfMRI allows neuroscientists to share brain research data
The growing database is helping researchers discover new insights and it could become a powerful ...
Biophotonics poised to make major breakthroughs in medicine
Engineers and scientists collaborate with industry to realize the potential of light waves in ...
Worker robots that can "think" on their feet
MIT roboticists are developing smart assembly line robots that will learn from experience ...
Off the water grid: energy efficient and sustainable
University students live with "net zero" water system to test out the idea of decentralizing the ...
New "smart bandages" for burn victims and others
These flexible devices would monitor, treat chronic wounds, and communicate progress wirelessly
Could a "thinking cap" help us learn?