Summer school shines

Young scientists from all over the world have gathered for their two-week summer school course at ESA’s ESRIN centre for Earth observation in Frascati, Italy. Supported by ESA’s Scientific Exploitation of Operational Missions (SEOM), the…

3-D Printing 101

As MIT course challenges students to reinvent 3-D printing, professor aims to share approach with others. [caption id="attachment_8798" align="alignnone" width="780"] One project in particular was an instant draw: a 3-D printer that printed soft-serve ice…

Can technology help teach literacy in poor communities?

Project to provide children with tablets loaded with literacy apps reports positive results in Africa, U.S. [caption id="attachment_8600" align="alignnone" width="639"] "The whole premise of our project is to harness the best science and innovation to…

Independent science is managed and developed by individuals…

[caption id="attachment_7931" align="alignright" width="208"] Professor Dr. Fil Jan-Urban Sandal[/caption] Professor Dr. Fil Jan-Urban Sandal, is an Executive Director, the founder and the owner of a private scientific institute named Fil. Dr. Jan-U. Sandal Institute, Norway. His…