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Scientific American

  • !SETI, the Next Generation?
    Time to bring the search for extraterrestrial technosignatures all the way in from the cold-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 11 hours ago 25 Feb 18, 3:00pm -
  • !Relevant Skills: It's All Relative
    From getting samples through customs to siphoning gas in the desert, the skills researchers need to develop for their work often extend far outside the traditional classroom-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 14 hours ago 25 Feb 18, 12:00pm -
  • !Smarty Plants--My Latest Guest Spot for Radiolab
    In which we revisit the hot-button topic of plant intelligence-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 17 hours ago 25 Feb 18, 9:00am -
  • From Music to Mathematics: Exploring the Connections (Review)
    A review of Gareth Roberts's book From Music to Mathematics: Exploring the Connections-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 18, 12:00pm -
  • A New Way to Recycle Batteries Uses Half the Energy
    A new recycling process could provide a way to restore lithium ion battery cathodes to “mint condition.” What’s better, this new process only uses half the energy of conventional...-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    - 2 days ago 24 Feb 18, 8:00am -

NanoTech Now

New Atlas

MIT Tech Review


  • 12 wireless chargers for Apple's new iPhone X
    From wired to wireless chargingImage by AppleThe iPhone X is finally here, and among its many attributes, such as Face ID technology, it supports native wireless charging – just as the iPhone 8 line does.To read this article in full, please click h…
    - 12 days ago 13 Feb 18, 9:38pm -
  • Why we’re getting self-driving delivery before self-driving Ubers

    - 23 days ago 3 Feb 18, 10:00am -
  • Meet 'Sawtooth,' a new modular platform for building enterprise blockchains
    The Linux Foundation's open-source blockchain collaborative, Hyperledger, has unveiled Sawtooth 1.0, a modular framework for building, deploying and running business blockchains.Blockchain proof-of-concept pilots based on Sawtooth 1.0 have already be…
    - 27 days ago 30 Jan 18, 1:01pm -
  • Tech Talk: What's trending for 2018?
    When it comes to tech trends we're likely to see in 2018, nothing would likely be more welcome than the end of passwords. With companies looking for ever better ways to protect data, it seems clear that "password123" has no indefinite future. (Nor do…
    - 30 days ago 26 Jan 18, 7:30pm -
  • Spending on blockchain technology to double this year to $2.1B
    Spending by enterprises and other entities on blockchain networks is expected to reach $2.1 billion this year, more than double what was spent on the distributed electronic ledger technology in 2017.The U.S. will lead the world in blockchain investme…
    - 31 days ago 26 Jan 18, 11:43am -

GizMag - Emerging Tech


  • Tiny Light-Activated Gold-Covered Nanowires Can Make Neurons Fire
    Researchers at the University of Chicago have developed light-activated nanowires that can stimulate neurons to fire when they are exposed to light. The researchers hope that the nanowires could help in understanding complex brain circuitry, and they…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 18, 4:48pm -
  • Multicolor Fluorescent Proteins Reveal How New Heart Cells Form
    Heart attacks cause parts of the heart’s tissue to die, reducing its capacity to eject blood. There’s been recent evidence that the heart does indeed grow new cells after early childhood development, but the source of these new cells has been an…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 18, 10:41pm -
  • HydroPICC Anti-thrombogenic Central Line Catheter Cleared by FDA
    Access Vascular, a company based in Bedford, MA that makes a novel material for preventing the clogging up of catheters, won FDA clearance for its HydroPICC catheter. The company’s “bulk-hydrophilic” material is rich in water and carries a neut…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 18, 8:00pm -
  • Highly Compliant, Ultra Sensitive Electronic Skin to Give Prostheses a Sense of Touch
    Scientists at Stanford University have created a way to produce thin, stretchable electronic circuits that feature incredibly sensitive pressure sensors. These electronics can one day be wrapped around prosthetic hands to provide a sense of touch or…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 18, 6:22pm -
  • Injectable Hydrogel Responds to Tumors to Release Chemo and Immunotherapies
    Scientists at the University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University have developed an injectable polymer hydrogel that breaks down in response to reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by tumor cells. During its controlled degradation,…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 18, 5:09pm -

NextGov - Emerging Tech

Emerging EdTech

  • !Teaching and Technology Tweet Compilation, w/e 02-24-18
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap …a few pieces touching on...[Please click on the post title to continue reading…
    - 11 hours ago 25 Feb 18, 2:56pm -
  • 2025: Imagining the Future of Mobile Apps in Higher Education
    Students are Likely to Have an Unprecedented Level of Flexibility and Functionality in the Mobile-Enabled Higher Ed World of Tomorrow The folks at Anagram Interactive have partenered with Radar.io to...[Please click on the post title to continue re…
    - 5 days ago 21 Feb 18, 1:13pm -
  • We’re Having a Party! Come Explore the F-L-I-P Pillars Online March 3rd and 31st!
    The Flipped Learning Network is Having Two Interactive Online “Pillar Parties” in March! When the Flipped Learning Network published their official definition of Flipped Learning, it was...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the…
    - 7 days ago 19 Feb 18, 12:43pm -
  • Digital Technologies and Education Tweet Recap, w/e 02-17-18
    Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. This week in the wrap, we start off with an...[Please click on the post title to continue reading the f…
    - 8 days ago 18 Feb 18, 1:44pm -
  • Come Join me and the Flipped Learning Community for a 2 Day Conference this June
    I am honored and excited to be delivering the Saturday Keynote at this conference, coming up June 29th and 30th in Collingswood, NJ! It has been a real pleasure representing the Flipped Learning...[Please click on the post title to continue reading…
    - 11 days ago 15 Feb 18, 1:46pm -

PwC - Emerging Tech