NASA, Partner Establish New Research Group for Mars Sample Return Program – NASA Mars Exploration

Mars Sample Retrieval Lander Concept Illustration: This illustration shows a concept for a proposed NASA Sample Retrieval Lander that would carry a small rocket (about 10 feet, or 3 meters, tall) called the Mars Ascent Vehicle to the Martian surface. Credits: NASA / JPL-Caltech. Download image › Sixteen scientists from the US, Europe, Canada, … Read more

For Women – But Not Men – Hugging Romantic Partner Can Prevent the Acute Stress Response

According to the findings of a new study, women instructed to embrace their romantic partner prior to undergoing a stressful experience had a lower biological stress response, compared to women who did not embrace their partner. However, this effect was not seen for men. Women who embraced their romantic partner subsequently had a lower stress-induced … Read more

Wyoming PBS, Science Kids partner on pollinator event | Local News

SHERIDAN – Wyoming PBS and Science Kids will host an all-ages, free screening of “My Garden of a Thousand Bees” as part of Science Saturday: Blooms for Bees and Butterflies May 21 at Sheridan College’s Kinnison Hall in the Whitney Center for the Arts . Bees and other pollinators play a crucial role in nature, … Read more

Scientists partner with locals to restore heavily polluted East Coast lake

Supplied Restoring Lake Whakakī will benefit eels and hapu. It is well known that excess nutrients (nitrates and phosphates) in freshwater result in rampant growth of algae and cyanobacteria, starving other underwater creatures of oxygen and causing all sorts of problems. There is a little known lake near Wairoa – Lake Whakakī – which is … Read more

P&HCC, NCI Partner to Develop Computer Science Training Following Google Investment | News

Martinsville, VA, April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Martinsville, VA – This week, Governor Youngkin announced Google’s pledge to invest $ 300 million in Virginia. This statewide investment will have a direct impact on the Martinsville, Henry and Patrick County area as some of this money will be funneled directly into developing new technology-related training … Read more

P&HCC, NCI Partner to Develop Computer Science Training

Martinsville, VA, April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Martinsville, VA – This week, Governor Youngkin announced Google’s pledge to invest $ 300 million in Virginia. This statewide investment will have a direct impact on the Martinsville, Henry and Patrick County area as some of this money will be funneled directly into developing new technology-related training … Read more

U.S. Geological Survey and Virginia Tech to partner on national water-loss program | VTx

Virginia Tech researchers and the US Geological Survey (USGS) are collaborating on a national water-loss program to reduce wasted resources during the extraction, treatment, and distribution of drinking water. The USGS Water Resources Mission Area will create new models to estimate national public water supply use based on historical water-use data, as well as data … Read more

Fort Worth, Health Science Center partner to ‘better understand health concerns of residents’

“We’ve always historically had a great working relationship,” David Mansdoerfer, special assistant to the president at the Health Science Center, told the City Council on Tuesday. “But that was a really good project (where) we could come together in a time of need.” Two years later, the city and the academic institution have formalized their … Read more

Sino Biological and Ainnocence Partner to Offer Next-Generation Antibody Development CRO Services

BEIJING – Beijing, China – March 22, 2022 – Sino Biological, Inc. (“Sino Biological” or the “Company”), a biotechnology company listed on the Shenzhen stock exchange subsidiary ChiNext (SZSE: 301047), which provides biological research reagents and related technical contract research services, is pleased to announce a CRO services partnership with Ainnocence, Inc. of San Jose, … Read more

LSU named Amazon partner, computer science professor improves smartphone security | Business News

Ameco opens Prairieville location Ameco, a construction and maintenance service company, has opened an operations center in Prairieville. The location at 15089 Airline Highway will support capital construction, operations and maintenance, shutdown and turnaround and disaster relief efforts to engineering, procurement and construction contractors. Ameco said it is currently working on capital construction projects worth … Read more