‘Rowing’ wheelchair is a moving experience

Rice University students build custom chair for teen with arthrogryposis [caption id="attachment_123" align="alignright" width="230"] Pedro, a patient at Shriners Hospital for Children, Houston, who has a condition called arthrogryposis that prevents him from using a…

Sun-powered desalination for villages in India

Off-grid communities with salty groundwater could get potable water through a proposed solar technique. [caption id="attachment_120" align="alignleft" width="300"] Credits Illustration: Christine Daniloff/MIT[/caption] MIT News-- Around the world, there is more salty groundwater than fresh, drinkable…

University of Malaya Scientist Wins Top ASEAN Award

[caption id="attachment_111" align="alignleft" width="225"] Prof. Dr. Harith Ahmad[/caption] Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak congratulated two Malaysian scientists for winning the prestigious ASEAN Science and Technology Awards in two separate categories in Indonesia on…