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Innovation / Technology - 12.12.2018

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 11.12.2018
How mapping the Galápagos could create more sustainable cities
Big Brains Podcast Climate change and the most important number you've never heard of The Galápagos Islands remain one of the most biodiverse spots on the planet-with tortoises, finches and iguanas dotting just 3,000 square miles of land.

Innovation / Technology - 10.12.2018

Innovation / Technology - 10.12.2018

Health - Innovation / Technology - 10.12.2018
Tailor-made flu and Disease X vaccines to be created in $8 million project
Imperial College London and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations have formed a partnership to help protect against Disease X. The $8.4million project will develop technol

Health - Innovation / Technology - 10.12.2018
Tailor-made vaccines to flu and Disease X to be created in $8 million project
Imperial College London and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations have formed a partnership to rapidly produce tailor-made vaccines.

Health - Innovation / Technology - 10.12.2018
$8 million project to prepare for Disease X
Imperial College London and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations have formed a partnership to help protect against Disease X. The $8.4million project will develop technol

Health - Innovation / Technology - 07.12.2018

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 07.12.2018
£24m Nottingham research facility opens to transform UK manufacturing in the digital age
With manufacturing on the cusp of a technological revolution, a flagship research facility is opening its doors at the University of Nottingham to help future-proof UK industry in a competitive global market.

Innovation / Technology - Environment - 06.12.2018
Drones work alongside humans in new Imperial-led Centre
Imperial and Materials Science Institute Empa have launched a centre for independent flying robots who will carry out building maintenance work.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 06.12.2018
Company With CMU Roots Turns Smart Devices into Smoke Detectors
Carnegie Mellon University alumnus Steve Davis was on a camping trip with his son when a fire broke out in his home.

Health - Innovation / Technology - 06.12.2018
Digital technology in management of Huntington’s
Researchers at Cardiff University are exploring how digital technologies, such as wearable fitness trackers, can be used to help people with Huntington's disease (HD) manage their symptoms. As part of a £16 million collaboration to address the health and social care of people with diseases of the brain, Professor Monica Busse, from Cardiff University's Centre for Trials Research, will lead an international team who will assess how sleep, nutrition and physical activity impact HD.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 05.12.2018
Oxford company PalaeoPi launches to offer automated 3D digitisation of objects | University of Oxford
PalaeoPi, a spinout company from the University of Oxford, is driving down the costs of high-throughput, high-resolution, close-range photogrammetry through research and automation, bringing photo to 3D to all.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 04.12.2018

Transport - Innovation / Technology - 04.12.2018
£11.15m grant secured to pilot driverless taxis in London
The University of Nottingham is part of a major new government-backed initiative to trial self-driving taxis around parts of London.

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 04.12.2018
Reaching for the stars: 50 years of space astronomy
The year is 1968. The Tet Offensive marks the turning point in the Vietnam War. Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy are assassinated. Apollo 8 orbits the moon. And in December, the world's first autonomous space-based astronomical observatory, OAO-2 sweeps into orbit and helps set the stage for a new era of astronomy.

Mechanical Engineering - Innovation / Technology - 29.11.2018
Research showcase addresses future of aerospace propulsion
How academia and industry can solve the challenges of future aircraft propulsion was the focus of an annual showcase held at a major centre for aerospace research at the University of Nottingham this week.

Transport - Innovation / Technology - 29.11.2018
Startup founded by MIT alumnus unveils electric vehicles for the future
Startup founded by MIT alumnus unveils electric vehicles for the future
Rivian Automotive is showing off its first products at the Los Angeles Auto Show this week.

Innovation / Technology - Environment - 28.11.2018
Imperial entrepreneur named Latin America Inventor of the Year
Imperial entrepreneur named Latin America Inventor of the Year
Inty Grønneberg, founder of ocean-cleaning startup Ichthion, has been named Latin America Inventor of the Year by MIT Technology Review.

Innovation / Technology - 28.11.2018
Start-up Switzerland in numbers
Where does Switzerland as a start-up location stand in international comparison? How has it developed? What are the strengths and weaknesses' Now, we have data-based answers to these questions.

Innovation / Technology - Transport - 28.11.2018
PopSci Recognizes Wheel-Track With "Best of What’s New" Award
A wheel that can transform into a triangular track, developed by Carnegie Mellon University's National Robotics Engineering Center with funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is a winner of a Popular Science "Best of What's New" Award for 2018.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 27.11.2018
ESA's 25 years of telecom: today's challenges and opportunities
ESA’s 25 years of telecom: today’s challenges and opportunities
ESA Telecommunications & Integrated Applications EDRS ESA > Our Activities > Telecommunications & Integrated Applications , celebrates its 25th year, we will be examining why it was set up, how i

Careers / Employment - Innovation / Technology - 27.11.2018
After a successful pilot in San Jose, Stanford looks to the future of alternative worksites
Stanford's alternative worksites in San Jose, San Francisco and Newark are designed to help provide relief from long commutes and high housing costs.

Innovation / Technology - Literature / Linguistics - 26.11.2018
Papyrus scrolls to Kindle and beyond: UW professor pens meditation on 'the book'
Papyrus scrolls to Kindle and beyond: UW professor pens meditation on ’the book’
What is a "book” in the digital age - and what will it become? In a new book of her own, Amaranth Borsuk discusses the idea of "the book” through its incarnations as clay tablets, papyrus scrolls and the bound sheets of a codex on to the hyperlinked, multimedia format of the digital age.

Physics - Innovation / Technology - 26.11.2018
Oxford’s first overseas research centre for physical science and engineering opens in China
The Oxford-Suzhou Centre for Advanced Research, known as OSCAR, opened last week in Suzhou Industrial Park (SIP) in eastern China.

Business / Economics - Innovation / Technology - 23.11.2018

Life Sciences - Innovation / Technology - 21.11.2018
The naked avocado
Avocado aficionados will benefit from a Queensland research project that aims to strip bare the avocado to reveal detailed information about the popular fruit's biology. University of Queensland researcher Professor Robert Henry said data from a $13.3 million Horticultural Tree Genomics project could lead to better quality avocados.

Innovation / Technology - 21.11.2018
Rocket launch takes UQ research to new heights
Advanced materials developed and manufactured at The University of Queensland were launched to the lower limits of the earth's atmosphere today in Australia's first commercial rocket launch.

Innovation / Technology - Philosophy - 20.11.2018

Health - Innovation / Technology - 20.11.2018
New research Centre to transform organ-on-a-chip technology
New research Centre to transform organ-on-a-chip technology
A new research training centre based at the University of Melbourne will advance and deploy new technologies that will remove long-standing barriers to drug discovery and development.

Innovation / Technology - 17.11.2018

Business / Economics - Innovation / Technology - 16.11.2018

Innovation / Technology - 16.11.2018
London Police Commissioner talks digital policing at annual Imperial lecture
London Police Commissioner talks digital policing at annual Imperial lecture
Cressida Dick talked about how the police embrace new technologies, but must keep in mind privacy concerns in an increasingly digital world.

Innovation / Technology - 16.11.2018
Is it a bird? Is it a plane?
Is it a bird? Is it a plane?
ESA Observing the Earth Understanding Our Planet Securing Our Environment Benefiting Our Economy 16 November 2018 It may not be your actual Superman, but participants to ESA's -week are certainly emb

Innovation / Technology - 15.11.2018
New power electronics research centre is latest landmark building at University
The University of Nottingham has been given the go-ahead for a new £13.5m research facility - a global centre of excellence in Power Electronics, Machines and Control.

Administration - Innovation / Technology - 15.11.2018

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 15.11.2018

Innovation / Technology - Environment - 14.11.2018
UNICEF and α: Earth observation and innovation for the most vulnerable
UNICEF and α: Earth observation and innovation for the most vulnerable
ESA Observing the Earth Understanding Our Planet Securing Our Environment Benefiting Our Economy UNICEF and α: Earth observation and innovation for the most vulnerable 14 November 2018 Every day, UNICEF works to help children that are victims of poverty, disease, conflict, migration and more.

Business / Economics - Innovation / Technology - 14.11.2018
Platform helps farmers out of extreme poverty
Platform helps farmers out of extreme poverty
Social enterprise Ricult uses digital tools to empower rural farmers in developing countries. More than half of the world's poorest people live on small farms in rural areas of developing countries, accounting for over 2 billion people living on around two dollars a day.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 14.11.2018
Queensland spin-out to launch electric vehicle battery demonstration plant
Queensland spin-out to launch electric vehicle battery demonstration plant
A Brisbane company developing a more efficient way to obtain essential battery materials is powering ahead with plans to open a demonstration plant at Coopers Plains.

Innovation / Technology - 13.11.2018
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