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Innovation - Life Sciences - 06.09.2021
EPFL and the Wyss Center award two new entrepreneurial projects
EPFL and the Wyss Center award two new entrepreneurial projects
The Capture dream journaling mobile application Scientists have known of the existence of lucid dreams - in which the dreamer becomes aware that they are dreaming - for decades, but the neurobiology is poorly understood and it remains unclear why some people have them while others do not. Lucid dreaming is thought to bring benefits including reduced anxiety, improved motor skills, memory consolidation and enhanced problem solving.

Innovation - Environment - 03.09.2021

Environment - Innovation - 01.09.2021
A carbon-neutral response to rising electricity demand
A carbon-neutral response to rising electricity demand
Many everyday activities rely on electricity. As we look to 2050, this dependence is set to increase, with demand for electricity in Switzerland likely to rise to 50 percent. The increased demand can only be met by transforming the energy system. Switzerland has set itself the goal of ending its greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Materials Science - Innovation - 31.08.2021
Sprint - From dismantling to re-use as fast as possible
Sprint - From dismantling to re-use as fast as possible
Sprint sets new standards for circular construction: In only ten months, flexible and COVID-19-compliant office spaces were built at NEST, the research and innovation platform of Empa and Eawag, using mostly reused materials and components.

Computer Science - Innovation - 31.08.2021
CMU Spinoff RobotWits Helps Pave Waymo’s Way in Pittsburgh
Carnegie Mellon University When Waymo opens its office in Pittsburgh, it will do so partly with the team and expertise of a Carnegie Mellon University spinoff company.

Social Sciences - Innovation - 27.08.2021

Career - Innovation - 26.08.2021
ABPDU Celebrates a Decade of Bio-Innovation
ABPDU Celebrates a Decade of Bio-Innovation
The scale-up facility takes a look back at its success enabling the bioeconomy -By Emily Scott T en years ago, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory announced the opening of a brand new, 15,000-squar

Environment - Innovation - 25.08.2021
Scientists set out immediate actions and future research priorities to help UK to reach net zero target
Scientists set out immediate actions and future research priorities to help UK to reach net zero target
A new paper by leading UK scientists sets out key solutions and policy actions that should be implemented now, as well as priority research areas for the next decade, if the UK is to reach its net zero target by 2050.

Innovation - Administration - 25.08.2021
Federal Council seeks to strengthen Switzerland's appeal as a location for startups
The Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research EAER was commissioned by the Federal Council to examine Switzerland's startup ecosystem.

Economics / Business - Innovation - 25.08.2021

Economics / Business - Innovation - 23.08.2021

Innovation - Mechanical Engineering - 13.08.2021

Innovation - Career - 11.08.2021
Who owns the discoveries and inventions made by scientists?
Who owns the discoveries and inventions made by scientists?
SUMMER SERIES: HOW SCIENCE WORKS Every year, scientists churn out over 4,000 journal articles on new discoveries and nearly 140 inventions. Even though discoveries and inventions are closely related, it would be a mistake to put them in the same basket: the intellectual property is handled in two very different ways.

Innovation - 11.08.2021

Physics - Innovation - 29.07.2021

Campus - Innovation - 28.07.2021
Bringing Students into the Next Industrial Revolution
Carnegie Mellon University The term "Industrial Revolution," might evoke images of a bygone era, with steam trains and bustling factories.

Innovation - Physics - 27.07.2021
Berkeley Lab Optical Innovation Could Calm the Jitters of High-Power Lasers
Berkeley Lab Optical Innovation Could Calm the Jitters of High-Power Lasers
By Joe Chew and Jeroen van Tilborg The Berkeley Lab Laser Accelerator (BELLA) Center at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory ÜBerkeley Lab) has developed and tested an in

Innovation - Life Sciences - 23.07.2021
Wyss Center partners with Artiria Medical to accelerate a novel therapy for cerebral vasospasm
The new device will interact with the nerves responsible for constriction of brain arteries - a common complication after hemorrhagic stroke Geneva, Switzerland - The Wyss Center and Artiria Medical

Innovation - Economics / Business - 22.07.2021

Agronomy / Food Science - Innovation - 20.07.2021

Environment - Innovation - 19.07.2021
Four UC Berkeley units will take on key California public policy problems
Four UC Berkeley research entities have received research awards from California 100 , an ambitious statewide initiative to envision and shape the long-term success of the state.

Economics / Business - Innovation - 16.07.2021

Environment - Innovation - 15.07.2021

Innovation - Environment - 14.07.2021
Crash-resistant glazing installed on the new Coventry Very Light Rail Vehicle
· Crash-resistant glazing features on the new Coventry Very Light Rail vehicle, and could be used to improve passenger safety in other means of public transport · The glazing is made of a highly resi

Environment - Innovation - 13.07.2021

Life Sciences - Innovation - 08.07.2021

Innovation - Economics / Business - 08.07.2021

Innovation - 08.07.2021

Innovation - Computer Science - 07.07.2021

Innovation - Pedagogy - 06.07.2021

Innovation - Environment - 06.07.2021
A next step towards climate-friendly fuels
A next step towards climate-friendly fuels
Synhelion and Empa are conducting a joint research project, co-funded by the Swiss Innovation Agency Innosuisse, to further develop a high-temperature energy storage solution that is a key component in the production of climate-friendly solar fuels. The project will enable the cost-effective and scalable storage of high-temperature solar heat at over 1'000°C for the first time.

Physics - Innovation - 06.07.2021
Circuits of the future
Circuits of the future
The more connected the world becomes, the greater the demands that data traffic places on communications infrastructure.

Innovation - 06.07.2021