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Sir Jonathan Ive Receives Honorary Degree from Oxford University

Sir Jonathan Ive Receives Honorary Degree from Oxford University

Apple's lead designer Jony Ive gets honored by Oxford University....

Jun 23 2016, 8:41am CDT

South Korea Has Secret Cyber Warrior University

South Korea Has Secret Cyber Warrior University

Funded by the military, students with secret identities prepare for cyber war against North Korea....

Jun 20 2016, 9:25am CDT

Soft Wearable Exosuit Created at Harvard University

Soft Wearable Exosuit Created at Harvard University

Researchers from Harvard University have developed a flexible exosuit that reduces the energy required for walking when carryin...

May 12 2016, 2:32am CDT

Japanese University Creates World’s First Electric Vehicle Without a Battery

Japanese University Creates World’s First Electric Vehicle Without a Battery

The EV has special tires which draws power to run directly from the steel paths in roads....

Mar 19 2016, 6:38am CDT

WFIRST

NASA Commends Ohio State University for Role in Developing WFIRST Space Project

Nearly a decade before it is launched in the mid-2020s, NASA and Ohio State University researchers have perfected the design of...

Feb 24 2016, 1:35pm CST

Samir Iqbal

University Scientist Develops Effective Cancer Detection Tool at the Cellular Level

A research paper titled “Effects of Nanotexture on Electrical Profiling of Single Tumor Cell and Detection of Cancer from Blood...

Feb 16 2016, 2:10pm CST

University Engineers Develop 2D Semiconductor Material for Faster, Energy-Efficient Electronics

University Engineers Develop 2D Semiconductor Material for Faster, Energy-Efficient Electronics

Engineers from the University of Utah have developed a new 2D semiconducting material that can be used to increase the function...

Feb 16 2016, 8:44am CST

Zika virus vaccine

Brazil Invests $1.9 Million to Partner with University of Texas over Zika Vaccine

Brazil has just shown it is not folding its hands while Zika virus decimates its people, or to allow itself to be made the joke...

Feb 11 2016, 9:31am CST

Zika virus vaccine

Brazil Invests $1.9 Million to Partner with University of Texas over Zika Vaccine

Brazil has just shown it is not folding its hands while Zika virus decimates its people, or to allow itself to be made the joke...

Feb 11 2016, 9:30am CST

Meningitis vaccination

Santa Clara University Admits Two Students For Meningitis; Issues Warnings

Jeanne Rosenberger, vice provost for Student Life and dean of students at Santa Clara University in California, admits in a let...

Feb 4 2016, 9:17pm CST

Limb regeneration in frogs

Kyoto University Scientists Regrow Functional Limbs in Frogs

Japanese scientists from Kyoto University have in the journal Regeneration published a paper titled “Functional joint regenerat...

Jan 15 2016, 10:39am CST

SAC

Rice University Scientists Create Self-Healing, Self-Adaptive Material

It is called self-adaptive composite (SAC), and developed by scientists from Rice University – a material that self-heals itsel...

Jan 12 2016, 1:50pm CST

Elon Musk

Over 120 University Teams, 20 Countries Compete At SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

About 124 engineering teams from at least 120 universities across the United States will be competing in SpaceX Hyperloop Pod C...

Dec 21 2015, 11:53am CST

Chimpanzee sleep

Duke University Scientists Say Humans Sleep Shorter But Deeper Than Chimpanzees

A new study titled “Sleep Intensity and the Evolution of Human Cognition” published in the journal Evolutionary Anthropology by...

Dec 15 2015, 4:21am CST

IVF puppy

World’s First Litter of IVF Puppies Created Via Test Tube by Cornell University Scientists

A breakthrough study published in the journal Public Library of Science ONE details how scientists from Cornell University and...

Dec 10 2015, 7:57pm CST

Switch with Single Electron

University Researchers Develop Switch That Uses a Single Electron

A finding published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology shows researchers developing a switch that can be altered in a targete...

Dec 1 2015, 2:53pm CST

Seawater

Researchers from Hiroshima University Devise Technique for Removing Salt from Seawater

Japanese scientists from Hiroshima University have succeeded in separating salt from seawater – making it drinkable as fresh wa...

Nov 30 2015, 1:19pm CST

Mic made with graphene material

University Scientists Develop Graphene Microphone That Is 32x Better

Scientists from the University of Belgrade in Serbia have developed a microphone made of graphene material that is found to be...

Nov 27 2015, 10:45am CST

Type II Weyl Fermion

University Researchers Predict Type-11 Weyl Fermion Particle in Metallic Materials

A paper titled “Type II Weyl Semimetals” has been published in the journal Nature by an international team of university scient...

Nov 26 2015, 7:38am CST

Anopheles stephensis mosquito

University of California Scientists Breed Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Combat Malaria

A team of scientists from the University of California have succeeded at breeding a host of mutant mosquitoes that are resistan...

Nov 24 2015, 9:03am CST

Nanosubmarines

Rice University Scientists Make Light-Driven Nanosubmarine

Scientists from Rice University have developed single-molecule submarines that are composed of only 244 atoms, and they are pro...

Nov 17 2015, 1:38pm CST

A chemical hearth found inside the Rotunda at the University of Virginia.

Chemical Lab Designed By Thomas Jefferson In 1840 Discovered In Virginia University

A chemical lab designed by Thomas Jefferson has been discovered in the rotunda of the University of Virginia, and experts say i...

Oct 16 2015, 6:34am CDT

University of Vienna Researchers Say Larger Brain Volume Is Not Synonymous With Higher IQ

University of Vienna Researchers Say Larger Brain Volume Is Not Synonymous With Higher IQ

An international team of scientists have published a study in the journal Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews suggesting tha...

Oct 15 2015, 7:52am CDT

Rowan University to buy Dinosaur Fossil Quarry in Mantua

Rowan University to buy Dinosaur Fossil Quarry in Mantua

A paleontologist’s treasure trove in the form of a dinosaur fossil quarry in Mantua was bought by the administration of Rowan U...

Sep 24 2015, 7:11am CDT

Corpse Flower Set to Open at Binghamton University on August 26

Corpse Flower Set to Open at Binghamton University on August 26

A corpse flower is ready to bloom soon at Binghamton University. And it will bloom for third time in 5 years....

Aug 25 2015, 4:10am CDT

University of Michigan builds a City for Driverless Cars

University of Michigan builds a City for Driverless Cars

University of Michigan has opened Mcity. Mcity is city built to test autonomous vehicles....

Jul 21 2015, 3:08am CDT

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

The Arizona Cardinals have the most number of bandwagon fans in the NFL, per an Emory University survey....

Jul 16 2015, 9:32pm CDT

Garissa University Massacre: Local official's son named as terrorist

Garissa University Massacre: Local official's son named as terrorist

The massacre of 150 people at Garissa University was meted by Islam extremists from Somalia, but one of Kenya's own attack...

Apr 5 2015, 3:08pm CDT

Jim Boeheim To Appeal NCAA Ruling on Syracuse University Violations

Jim Boeheim To Appeal NCAA Ruling on Syracuse University Violations

Syracuse Orange head men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim said on Thursday he will appeal the NCAA's ruling on his bask...

Mar 19 2015, 8:38pm CDT

Oklahoma University SAE Fraternity shut down due to Racist Video

Oklahoma University SAE Fraternity shut down due to Racist Video

The SAE fraternity of Oklahoma University has been shut down due to an ethnically insulting video. The racist chant engaged in...

Mar 9 2015, 4:01am CDT

Jim Harbaugh Gets Own Parking Slot at University of Michigan

Jim Harbaugh Gets Own Parking Slot at University of Michigan

Students at the University of Michigan have reserved a parking slot for San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh as a clamor...

Dec 15 2014, 8:21pm CST

Florida State University Shooting injures Three; Pray for FSU

Florida State University Shooting injures Three; Pray for FSU

A shooting by a deranged gunman at Florida State University severely injured three individuals before he was brought down for g...

Nov 20 2014, 6:58am CST

University of North Carolina Investigating Possible Assault on Football Player

University of North Carolina Investigating Possible Assault on Football Player

Teammates May Have Instigated the Attack....

Aug 26 2014, 6:15pm CDT

Peking University Implants First 3D Printed Vertebra

Peking University Implants First 3D Printed Vertebra

Doctors at Peking University have successfully implanted the first 3D printed vertebrae in a young patient....

Aug 26 2014, 3:50am CDT

Vince Young to Work for University of Texas

Vince Young to Work for University of Texas

Former NFL and Texas Longhorns quarterback Vince Young is set to work for his alma mater as a development officer....

Aug 14 2014, 6:47pm CDT

American Ebola Patients At Emory University Hospital Saturday

American Ebola Patients At Emory University Hospital Saturday

American Ebola patients will be transported to Atlanta's Emory University Hospital on Saturday, says U.S. State Department...

Aug 1 2014, 6:34pm CDT

Jennifer Lawrence is the Voice of ACC Newcomer University of Louisville

Jennifer Lawrence is the Voice of ACC Newcomer University of Louisville

She is proud of her heritage...

Jul 1 2014, 5:15pm CDT

Michael Strahan Donates $100K to Texas Southern University Band

Michael Strahan Donates $100K to Texas Southern University Band

Pro football Hall of Famer and retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan donated $100,000 to Texas Southern Univers...

Jun 25 2014, 9:19pm CDT

Jim Carrey receives honorary doctorate from Maharishi University of Management

Jim Carrey receives honorary doctorate from Maharishi University of Management

The award-winning comedian, best known for his passionate slapstick performances, received an honorary doctorate from Maharishi...

May 26 2014, 9:07pm CDT

Emma Watson to graduate from Brown University this weekend

Emma Watson to graduate from Brown University this weekend

The 24 year old actress is going to graduate on Sunday...

May 24 2014, 11:19am CDT