Monthly Archives: April 2015

Gamers feel the glove from Rice engineers

Student team creates feedback device for the hand for virtual environments HOUSTON – Rice University engineering students are working to make virtual reality a little more real with their invention…

Listen to Your Heart: Why Your Brain May Give Away How Well You Know Yourself

“Listen to your heart,” sang Swedish pop group Roxette in the late Eighties. But not everyone is able to tune into their heartbeat, according to an international team of researchers…

NASA’s NExSS Coalition to Lead Search for Life on Distant Worlds

NASA is bringing together experts spanning a variety of scientific fields for an unprecedented initiative dedicated to the search for life on planets outside our solar system.   The Nexus…

ICARUS neutrino experiment to move to Fermilab

Geneva— A group of scientists led by Nobel laureate Carlo Rubbia will transport the world’s largest liquid-argon neutrino detector across the Atlantic Ocean from CERN to its new home at…

The 3rd International Symposium on Transformative Bio-Molecules (ISTbM-3)

This international symposium brings together world-class scientists in biology and chemistry, including, Dr. Ashraf Brik (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel) and Dr. Feng Zhang (Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard,…

Cloud security reaches silicon

System for defending against memory-access attacks implemented in chips. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In the last 10 years, computer security researchers have shown that malicious hackers don’t need to see your data…