Technology

What AI means for nurses and hospital administration

Informatics
Technology has delivered on its promise to create more efficiencies across many industries throughout the world in recent years. From ...

New tool using Facebook data shows worldwide gender gap

Informatics
This tool produces a metric, called the Facebook Gender Divide, based on the aggregate statistics of almost 1,5 billion users ...

Nuclear power shutdowns won’t spike power prices

Engineering
Owners of both Three Mile Island, near Harrisburg, and Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station, west of Pittsburgh, have cited financial ...

Robots learn by checking in on team members

Engineering
The software and hardware needed to co-ordinate a team of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that can communicate and work toward ...

An elastic fiber filled with electrodes set to revolutionize smart ...

Engineering
It’s a whole new way of thinking about sensors. The tiny fibers developed at EPFL are made of elastomer and ...

The future of eye diseases with artificial intelligence

Informatics
Over the last several years, the prevalence of diabetes in adults in the UK has risen sharply, from 1.4 million ...

The first wireless flying robotic insect takes off

Engineering
Insect-sized flying robots could help with time-consuming tasks like surveying crop growth on large farms or sniffing out gas leaks. ...

500-year-old Leaning Tower of Pisa mystery unveiled by engineers

Engineering
 Why has the Leaning Tower of Pisa survived the strong earthquakes that have hit the region since the middle ages? ...

New software, HyperTools, transforms complex data into visualizable shapes

Informatics
  HANOVER, N.H. – May 7, 2018 – Every dataset in the observable universe has a fundamental geometry or shape ...

Can this invasive exotic pest make better materials for industry ...

Engineering
 IMAGE:  Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have combined derivatives of two surplus materials–wood pulp and ...