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National Science Foundation presents – 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear Abut This Week.

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4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 12

WiFi detects weapons, what ants can teach robots, position repercussions on concussions, how saving forests saves kids. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. For more detailed information, refer to these news articles: Stanford study shows how head and… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 5

Harpooning DNA, harvesting H2O, hopping ahead of hackers, and a harbinger to heed from down under. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. Watched the video and want more info? Scientists watch bacteria ‘harpoon’ DNA to speed their evolution… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 13

Survival of the laziest, weather whiplash, and more. It’s your weekly brief on new discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. For more detailed information, refer to these news articles: Self-healing reverse filter opens the door for many novel applications: https://news.psu.edu/story/533260/2018/08/24/research/self-healing-reverse-filter-opens-door-many-novel-applications Shape-shifting material can morph, reverse… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 3

Beaches, bandages, batteries and a blueprint. It’s your weekly briefing on the latest discoveries you might not hear about anywhere else, all with funding from the National Science Foundation. Episode 3: “These could revolutionize the world” Researchers Identify bacteria and viruses ejected from the ocean Engineers design color-changing compression bandage Self-assembling 3D battery would charge… Read more »

4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week – Episode 14

Bilingual brains, computing clouds, a life-saving musical sensor and genome sequencing in medieval cemeteries. It’s 4 Awesome Discoveries You Probably Didn’t Hear About This Week, all with funding from NSF. Musical sensor shows bad medicine plays false note UC Riverside https://news.ucr.edu/articles/2018/09/12/musical-sensor-shows-bad-medicine-plays-false-note ‘Cloud computing’ takes on new meaning for scientists UC Irvine Columbia University TACC https://news.uci.edu/2018/09/11/cloud-computing-takes-on-new-meaning-for-scientists/… Read more »