Nepal appeared for the first time in IOAA

By Kiran Adhikari, Contributor Romania-- Though we are time and again suffered by politics and natural disasters, it is good news for us to hear that there are a huge number of students in Nepal…

Reducing traffic congestion with wireless system

System that would wirelessly route drivers around congested roadways wins best-paper award. (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) -- At the Intelligent Transportation Systems World Congress last week, MIT researchers received one of the best-paper awards for a new…

Glacier scientists play the game of drones

by Brad Swain | ICIMOD For many years, the word “drone” was used only infrequently by bee enthusiasts, bagpipe players, and people subjected to monotonous music. However, in recent years it has taken on a new and…