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Schools Tap Secret Spectrum to Beam Free Internet to Students

Pioneering school districts tap an obscure public asset to put broadband into students’ homes.

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Dawn of Private Space Science Symposium 2017 | #DPSS17

Dawn of Private Space Science 2017Bringing scientists, foundations, corporations, policy makers & private spacelines under one roof to chart the future of space science @ Columbia University
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The Institute for Research on Innovation & Science (IRIS)

The Institute for Research on Innovation & Science (IRIS)

The Institute for Research on Innovation & Science (IRIS) is the major national source for data to support fundamental research on the results of public and private investments in discovery, innovation, and education. It provides credible data and rigorous findings about the productivity and public value of the research enterprise to inform effective policy-making, support outreach, aid in research management, and expand the state of knowledge.

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Who feels the pain of science research budget cuts?

Who feels the pain of science research budget cuts?

Not much science will get done without the money to fund people and equipment. Michael Pereckas, CC BY

What are research dollars actually spent on? Rather than looking at artifacts like publications and patents, a new initiative directly tracks the people and businesses that receive research funding.
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Transparent silver: Tarnish-proof films for flexible displays, touch screens

Transparent silver: Tarnish-proof films for flexible displays, touch screens

University of Michigan researchers have created a transparent silver film that could be used in touchscreens, flexible displays and other advanced applications. L. Jay Guo, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, holds up a piece of the material. Credit: Joseph Xu/Michigan Engineering.

The thinnest, smoothest layer of silver that can survive air exposure has been laid down at the University of Michigan, and it could change the way touchscreens and flat or flexible displays are made.
Source: Transparent silver: Tarnish-proof films for flexible displays, touch screens

USA Science and Engineering Festival – Home

USA Science and Engineering FestivalUSA Science and Engineering FestivalCelebrate STEM at the largest science festival in the country! Join the 4th USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. April 16-17, 2016.
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Creating the future, SODALITY…

SODALITY

Sodality is a family of tech enthusiasts and entrepreneurs who support each other through brainstorms, business incubation, and exceptional experiences.

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XPrize Think Tank New York

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XPrize Think Tank New York is a group of experts and entrepreneurs focused on using exponential technologies and innovative solutions to solve challenges that face the world today such as developing clean energy sources, eradicating poverty, providing limitless and cheap healthcare to billions, and the list goes on. Come join us and help make a better world. 

 

Hacking the Brain — Restoring Lost Abilities With the Latest Neurotechnologies – Singularity HUB

Neuroprosthetics, Brain-Computer Interfaces, and Optogenetics

Hacking the Brain — Restoring Lost Abilities With the Latest Neurotechnologies – Singularity HUB

New algorithm cracks graph isomorphism problem.

Graph Isomorphism
A new algorithm efficiently solves the graph isomorphism problem, which has puzzled computer scientists for decades.
New algorithm cracks graph problem | Science News

Supercomputer edge?

The White House Names Dr. Ed Felten as Deputy U.S. Chief Technology Officer