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Computer Science / Telecom - Life Sciences - 10.09.2019
Using machine learning for rewilding
Using machine learning for rewilding
There may not be an obvious connection between rewilding and machine learning, but as highlighted today at ESA's -week, a project in the Netherlands uses satellite data and new digital technology to understand how a nature reserve responds to the pressure of being grazed by herbivores.

Computer Science / Telecom - 10.09.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 10.09.2019

Administration - Social Sciences - 10.09.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - 10.09.2019
CEA-Leti and Orolia Announce FlexFusion, A Powerful Positioning & Navigation Technology
'Combining Data from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Inertial Management Units Ensures Accuracy Even During GNSS Outages ' G RENOBLE, France ' Sept 10th, 2019 ' Leti, a research instit

Environment - 10.09.2019

Materials Science - 10.09.2019
EPFL's lightweight boat wins the 2019 HydroContest
EPFL's lightweight boat wins the 2019 HydroContest
This weekend in Yverdon, the HydroContest EPFL Team took first place in the nautical competition with its lightweight boat, second place in endurance, and third place in speed with its heavyweight boat.

Transport - Physics - 10.09.2019
Low-noise landing thanks to pilot assistance system
Low-noise landing thanks to pilot assistance system
Approach and landing are among the most complex phases of a flight.

Event - Art and Design - 10.09.2019

Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 10.09.2019
X-ray Experiments Contribute to Studies of a Drug Now Approved to Combat Tuberculosis
X-ray Experiments Contribute to Studies of a Drug Now Approved to Combat Tuberculosis
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has  approved  a new antibiotic that, in combination with two existing antibiotics, can tackle one of the most formidable and deadly treatment-resistant forms of the bacterium that causes tuberculosis .

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 10.09.2019
Climate protection thanks to agroforestry
Zurich-Reckenholz, 10.09.2019 - Producing food and feed while protecting the climate - is that possible? Yes, and agroforestry is one option, combining agriculture and wood production on the same land.

Life Sciences - Health - 10.09.2019
Wyss Center and Osypka announce collaboration
Wyss Center and Osypka announce collaboration
Today the Wyss Center for Bio and Neuroengineering, Geneva, Switzerland and OSYPKA AG/OSYPKA Medtec, Rheinfelden, Germany and Longmont, Colorado, USA, announced a collaboration to develop and integrate innovative technologies into implantable neuro-devices.

Life Sciences - Health - 10.09.2019

Social Sciences - Health - 10.09.2019

Pharmacology - Health - 10.09.2019
Roche presents new OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) biomarker data that increase understanding of disease progression in multiple sclerosis at ECTRIMS
Blood neurofilament light chain (NfL) levels were significantly lowered following OCREVUS treatment in analyses of Phase III studies in RMS and PPMS New data show NfL may be a biomarker for predicting future disability outcomes Separate analyses presented from one of the first studies to demonstrate NfL levels are correlated with active MRI lesions in PPMS Roche today announced new data from OCREVUS (ocrelizumab) trials in relapsing and primary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS).

Computer Science / Telecom - Social Sciences - 10.09.2019
Three Ways to Cultivate Talents like David Yenicelik
Three Ways to Cultivate Talents like David Yenicelik
Universities play an increasingly important role in society creating an environment where talents, like graduate student David Yenicelik, thrive.

Life Sciences - Business / Economics - 10.09.2019
One scientist’s quest to map the trillions of microbes in the Great Lakes
Bryan Johnson is determined to explore the depths of your mind and help save humanity from its direst threats.

Psychology - Social Sciences - 10.09.2019
Using technology to detect autism sooner
Graduate student and Autism Science Foundation fellow Amy Ahn reads to a toddler while wearing the special glasses she uses during autism assessments to record children's facial expressions and gestures Photo: Diego Meza-Valdes/University of Miami Graduate student and Autism Science Foundation fellow Amy Ahn reads to a toddler while wearing the special glasses she uses during autism assessments to record children's facial expressions and gesture

Law - Environment - 09.09.2019
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflects on Supreme Court’s unchanging ’collegiality’
After more than a quarter of a century on the United States Supreme Court, what hasn't changed for Ruth Bader Ginsburg are her cordial relationships with her fellow justices.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 09.09.2019
ESA's --week 2019 opens with a flourish
ESA’s --week 2019 opens with a flourish
Following the success of last year's -week, this year's event promises to be even more exciting.

Social Sciences - 09.09.2019
Professor’s new podcast tells people’s stories of food insecurity
For nearly two decades, Dan Froot, professor and chair of the department of world arts and cultures/dance, has been focused on issues of food insecurity.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 09.09.2019
Monitoring air pollution from fires
Monitoring air pollution from fires
The wildfires that have been devastating the Amazon rainforest have been international headline news over the last weeks.

Health - Life Sciences - 09.09.2019
Tiny capsules packed with gene-editing tools offer alternative to viral delivery of gene therapy
New tools for editing genetic code offer hope for new treatments for inherited diseases, some cancers, and even stubborn viral infections. But the typical method for delivering gene therapies to specific tissues in the body can be complicated and may cause troubling side effects. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have addressed many of those problems by packing a gene-editing payload into a tiny, customizable, synthetic nanocapsule.

Business / Economics - 09.09.2019

Academic Rankings - Social Sciences - 09.09.2019

Pharmacology - Health - 09.09.2019
Novartis data confirm long-term efficacy and safety of Aimovig for majority of patients with episodic migraine
The 5-year open-label treatment period (OLTP) examines sustained efficacy and long-term safety of Aimovig (erenumab) in patients with episodic migraine, starting on 70mg and switched after two years

Pharmacology - Health - 09.09.2019
Validates guidelines on treating patients with an underactive thyroid
A study led by the University of Birmingham provides strong support for current recommendations on treating patients with an underactive thyroid and validates latest UK and US guidelines, say researchers. The retrospective cohort study , published in The BMJ , analysed anonymous GP records of over 162,000 patients who have been diagnosed with hypothyroidism - a highly prevalent condition more commonly known as an underactive thyroid.

Academic Rankings - 09.09.2019

Health - Mechanical Engineering - 09.09.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 09.09.2019
A burst of asteroid activity in Europe
A burst of asteroid activity in Europe
The next few days will see a rare convergence of asteroid-related activity in Europe, as planetary defence and other experts meet in three locations to coordinate humanity's efforts to defend ourselves from hazardous space rocks.

Architecture - 09.09.2019

Business / Economics - 09.09.2019
Gender stereotypes present in sperm donor recruitment marketing, research concludes
An expert in gender stereotypes and consumer culture predicts new advertising rules in the UK may result in sperm banks overhauling their marketing strategies.

Environment - 09.09.2019
Threatened species habitat destruction shows federal laws are broken
Threatened species habitat destruction shows federal laws are broken
Human activities have destroyed more than 7.7 million hectares of threatened species habitat, revealing critical failures with Australia's federal environmental protection laws.

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