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Innovation / Technology - 22.04.2019
What washing machines can teach us about the cost of tariffs
Recent trade wars between the United States and other countries have raised the question: Who pays the price when countries raise tariffs or impose other import duties? It has been difficult to tease out price effects due to a lack of data.

Microtechnics - Innovation / Technology - 18.04.2019
Jamie Paik's robots to take the stage at the TED conference
Jamie Paik's robots to take the stage at the TED conference
Jamie Paik, the head of EPFL's Reconfigurable Robotics Lab, will present her reconfigurable robots at the TED2019 conference in Vancouver on 18 April.

Microtechnics - Innovation / Technology - 18.04.2019
Jamie Paik's robots to take the stage at the next TED conference
Jamie Paik's robots to take the stage at the next TED conference
Jamie Paik, the head of EPFL's Reconfigurable Robotics Lab, will present her reconfigurable robots at the TED2019 conference in Vancouver on 18 April.

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 17.04.2019
Potential for congressional action on climate change
The political landscape has changed, potentially opening a window for meaningful policies to combat global warming.

Innovation / Technology - Materials Science - 17.04.2019
Top-notch research is the basis for a successful technology transfer
Top-notch research is the basis for a successful technology transfer
In such a highly competitive environment as scientific research, it is a good idea to ask yourself on a regular basis just how well you fare by international comparison. With this in mind, Empa conducted a peer review last October: eleven international experts from all of Empa's areas of activity scrutinized the institute's output in research and innovation and compared it with the rest of the world.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 17.04.2019
Breaking Ground for the Innovation Centre in Bahrenfeld
Breaking Ground for the Innovation Centre in Bahrenfeld
Construction of the high-tech business incubator, a joint project of the City of Hamburg, DESY, and Universität Hamburg, is the first milestone for Science City Bahrenfeld.

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 17.04.2019
Livestream the sounds of the rainforest and hear what changes logging makes
Livestream the sounds of the rainforest and hear what changes logging makes
Award-winning low-cost audio recorders have been installed in the rainforest of Borneo, enabling researchers and the public to listen in 24/7.

Innovation / Technology - Careers / Employment - 17.04.2019

Chemistry - Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019

Event - Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019

Careers / Employment - Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019
Los Alamos waste shipment successfully completed at WIPP
Los Alamos waste shipment successfully completed at WIPP
Transuranic waste barrels are loaded for transport to WIPP, the first TRU waste loading operations in five years at the Laboratory's RANT facility.

Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019
Drop test proves technologies for reusable microlauncher
Drop test proves technologies for reusable microlauncher
12 April 2019 Spain's PLD Space, supported by ESA, today demonstrated the technologies for a reusable first stage of their orbital microlauncher, Miura 5.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019
From wearable tech to AI, UChicago builds future of computer science
Inside the John Crerar Library, you might catch a glimpse of the future.

Health - Innovation / Technology - 12.04.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 11.04.2019
Move responsibly and think about things
In the course CS 181: Computers, Ethics and Public Policy , Stanford students become computer programmers, policymakers and philosophers to examine the ethical and social impacts of technological innovation.

Innovation / Technology - 10.04.2019
Carnegie Mellon, Lumen Learning Partner To Expand Support for Evidence-based Learning Materials
Mission-aligned collaboration demonstrates promising model for continuously improving effectiveness of learning materials Carnegie Mellon University's Simon Initiative and open courseware provider Lu

Innovation / Technology - Environment - 10.04.2019
Leveraging technologies to address major societal challenges
Leveraging technologies to address major societal challenges
Tech4Impact, founded in 2017, is EPFL's pioneering multi-stakeholder platform where students, researchers, large enterprises, NGOs and startups come together to enhance the university's social and environmental impact in the areas of education, research and innovation.

Mechanical Engineering - Innovation / Technology - 09.04.2019

Health - Innovation / Technology - 09.04.2019
£1.1 million project to develop new biodegradable stents
£1.1 million project to develop new biodegradable stents
A £1.1 million project to develop biodegradable stents for patients with severe vascular disease, which affects around one million people in the UK, has started thanks to Innovate UK funding.

Innovation / Technology - 09.04.2019
European quantum communications network takes shape
European quantum communications network takes shape
9 April 2019 Today's interconnected world is ever more vulnerable to cyberattacks, emphasising the importance of secure encryption to protect Europe's critical infrastructure and communications.

Health - Innovation / Technology - 08.04.2019

Chemistry - Innovation / Technology - 08.04.2019

Health - Innovation / Technology - 08.04.2019
Stargazing technology used to spot cancer
Stargazing technology used to spot cancer
8 April 2019 An X-ray machine which uses space technology to generate crystal clear images that doctors can use to detect the early signs of cancer has been prioritised for ¤1.2m of funding by the European Space Agency and the UK Space Agency.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 08.04.2019

Innovation / Technology - 08.04.2019

Innovation / Technology - 05.04.2019
Don't break up digital giants, force them to give users data access says report
Don’t break up digital giants, force them to give users data access says report
A landmark report produced for the European Commission 'Competition policy for the digital era' co-authored by an Imperial academic has been published Published on Thursday, the report analyses three

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 05.04.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 05.04.2019
How a startup plans to clean up space
How a startup plans to clean up space
Engineers working on the CleanSpace One project at EPFL's Space Center have come up with a way of capturing and destroying the space debris that has built up over 60 years of low-orbit activities. That team has now founded a startup, ClearSpace, to further develop and market the technology. Since 2012, engineers at EPFL's Space Center have been hard at work on a new junk-clearing satellite to capture debris orbiting the earth.

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 03.04.2019
ESA boosts startup to the Moon
ESA boosts startup to the Moon
3 April 2019 European Space Agency operations specialists are helping flight planners at new European space startup PTScientists , headquartered in Berlin, pilot their way to the Moon.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 03.04.2019
The Art of Blockchain
A hot technology could reshape creative industries Blockchain - the decentralized ledger system that powers Bitcoin, among other things - is a hot technology that organizations are racing to understand and monetize.

Innovation / Technology - 03.04.2019
Two years of digitalization research at the Einstein Center Digital Future
Whether it's electronic textiles, cybercrime, AI-based procedures in medicine, or road safety for cyclists, scientists from various disciplines conduct joint research at the Einstein Center Digital Future (ECDF) into issues related to digitalization.

Careers / Employment - Innovation / Technology - 02.04.2019

Innovation / Technology - 02.04.2019

Innovation / Technology - Astronomy / Space Science - 02.04.2019
ESA's 'Cubesat central' for smaller missions into space
ESA’s ’Cubesat central’ for smaller missions into space
2 April 2019 ESA has set up a dedicated unit to work on the standardised nanosatellites called 'CubeSats', teaming up with European companies to develop low-cost technology-testing missions. Missions in preparation include a double CubeSat to test rendezvous and docking techniques, and one to explore near-Earth asteroids.

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 01.04.2019

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 29.03.2019

Business / Economics - Innovation / Technology - 28.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 28.03.2019
Leading academic backs Innovation Audit
A leading Cardiff University academic says a new science and innovation report can help to unlock innovation-led growth in South Wales.

Event - Innovation / Technology - 28.03.2019

Innovation / Technology - Computer Science / Telecom - 28.03.2019
Outstanding research at the leading industrial trade fair
Outstanding research at the leading industrial trade fair
Again in 2019, several research teams from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) will be presenting projects at Hannover Messe, one of the world's most important trade shows for industrial technology.

Administration - Innovation / Technology - 28.03.2019
Bristol part of new National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity
The University of Bristol is to work alongside other leading universities and industry partners as part of a new government initiative to position the nation as a world leader in tackling cyber threats.

Computer Science / Telecom - Innovation / Technology - 28.03.2019
Tightening security on the Internet of Things
The University of Nottingham is to be part of UK Government's wider initiative to become a world leader in tackling cyber threats.

Innovation / Technology - 27.03.2019
Carnegie Mellon Announces $100M+ Contribution To Kick-start Global Revolution in Educational Effectiveness
For decades, Carnegie Mellon University has developed new technology-based learning techniques that have improved student performance and teaching skills for its campus community and select partners.

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 27.03.2019
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