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Cells from Purdue super fan being used for cancer research  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Cells from Tyler Trent, the Purdue University super fan and cancer activist who died in January, are being used by cancer researchers to study the disease.

EPA plan to end funding for children's health research leaves scientists scrambling  Science Magazine

Originally published by E&E News. Despite repeatedly expressing public support for children's health, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is ending ...

Research to improve differentiated HIV service delivery interventions: Learning to learn as we do  PLoS Blogs

In a Perspective, Elvin Geng and Charles Holmes discuss research on differentiated *service* delivery in HIV care.

Why is Facebook doing robotics research?  TechCrunch

It's a bit strange to hear that the world's leading social network is pursuing research in robotics rather than, say, making search useful, but Facebook is a big ...

Aurora to research CBD with mixed martial arts outfit UFC, Canopy names new CFO  MarketWatch

Aurora Cannabis Inc. shares rose Tuesday, after the Canadian company said it has entered a multiyear, multimillion-dollar agreement with mixed martial arts...

Chinese Central Bank-Led Fintech Research Institute Seeks New Blockchain Talent  Cointelegraph

A fintech research institute established by China's central bank, the People's Bank of China (PBoC), has posted several new job openings for blockchain talent.

UW-Superior Buys Facility For Ballast Water Treatment Research  Wisconsin Public Radio News

The University of Wisconsin-Superior bought a facility from a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit to conduct large-scale testing of ballast water treatment systems.

Opposition research requests for O'Rourke 'have completely died off': report | TheHill  The Hill

Opposition research requests for Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke "have completely died off," a staffer at a top Republican opposition research ...

University of Florida set to become home for Air Force research in ass  Air Force Link

The Air Force Research Laboratory and the University of Florida launched a new university-led Center of Excellence for assured autonomy in contested ...

Islanders detail research projects  Bainbridge Island Review

Two students from Bainbridge Island recently presented their research projects in the 2019 Undergraduate Research Symposium at the University of Utah.

Research indicates the only defense against killer AI is not developing it  The Next Web

A recent analysis on the future of warfare indicates that countries that continue to develop AI for military use risk losing control of the battlefield. Those that don't ...

DOE and ExxonMobil to Formalize Research Partnership | Department of Energy  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. ? On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, the Department of Energy (DOE) will formalize a research partnership between the National Energy ...

"Marriageology": Relationship expert Belinda Luscombe reveals her research into the science behind a happy marriage  CBS News

"Marriageology" author Belinda Luscombe shares her research on tricks to a long-lasting relationship.

USF scientist joins NASA's 4-woman deep sea research crew  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

A University of South Florida researcher will become part of the first four-woman crew to work in an underwater mission with NASA.

Navigant Research Report Shows Digital Twins Promise to Revolutionize the Wind Industry by Optimizing Project Performance and Maintenance  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

LifeWay Research survey: Churchgoers split on whether more pastors committed sexual misconduct  The Tennessean

People in the pews disagree on whether more revelations of Protestant pastors committing sexual misconduct will be brought to light. A new LifeWay Research ...

Four scientists make creativity a key to communicating their research  Yale Climate Connections

Cartoons and imaginative use of video, art, and graphics help get their message across.

Managing Your Gut Bacteria Shown to Alleviate Anxiety, Says New Research  Good News Network

Over a dozen different studies have found that people who take steps to regulate their gut bacteria experience fewer symptoms of anxiety.

Did you know immunotherapy is the most prominent topic in melanoma research globally?  Health Europa

A new report highlights the different areas in the field of melanoma research, showing that immunotherapy is the most prominent topic and reveals the countries ...

Could Stress Turn Our Gut Bacteria Against Us? New Research Looks For Answers  Forbes

New animal research suggests that stress could have a profound effect on gut bacteria, leading to outcomes in the immune system that we're only starting to ...

Majority of e-cigarette users want to quit, new research suggests  KTIV

More than 60 percent said they wanted to quit using the device for good, while 16 percent planned to quit in the next month.

Are Your Competitors? Cutting Prices? | Infiniti Research Reveals How to Win Against Price Wars in the Marketplace  Yahoo Finance

A well-known market intelligence solutions provider, Infiniti Research, has announced the completion of their recent free downloadable resource on winning ...

Hospital system improving addiction treatment with help from IU  IU Newsroom

Public health experts at IU's Prevention Insights have partnered with Franciscan Alliance to implement integrated care strategies for patients with opioid use ...

Sea Scallop Research Set-Aside Awards announced by NOAA, NEFMC  SeafoodSource

The New England Fishery Management Council (NEFMC) recently announced its awards for the Atlantic Sea Scallop Research Set-Aside Program.

New Research Shows the Average Rates that Influencers Charge for Sponsored Posts  Social Media Today

Influencer marketing has become a key digital advertising option in recent times, with the rise of Instagram, in particular, driving increased demand for more ...

Emerging RTP drug firm lands $9M grant to drive Alzheimer's research (+ video)  WRAL Tech Wire

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK - T3D Therapeutics, a Research Triangle Park company started with loan help from the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, has ...

?Zombie Cells?: Researchers Fight Aging Process of the Human Body  Voice of America

Human cells that refuse to die may be a major cause of aging. And scientists are working to stop their harmful effects.

Risk of nuclear war now highest since WW2, U.N. arms research chief...  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War Two, a senior U.N. security expert said on Tuesday, calling it an ...

UTSA enhances support for postdoctoral researchers | UTSA Today  UTSA Today

(May 21, 2019) ? UTSA recently established an Office of Postdoctoral Affairs to provide professional development services and networking opportunities for the ...

5 ways medtech research aims to help veterans  Medical Design & Outsourcing

As the United States prepares to honor its war dead on Memorial Day, medtech researchers are working to help survivors wounded in battle, both in body and.

Nationwide Children's Hospital dedicates research institute in honor of Abigail Wexner  The Columbus Dispatch

Nationwide Children's Hospital is renaming its research institute after longtime supporter and benefactor Abigail Wexner.The hospital dedicated the Abigail ...

Digiday Research: Most publishers show ads to their paying subscribers  Digiday

In a survey of 93 publisher executives at subscription-based media companies, 75% said they serve ads to their paid subscribers.

Research, personal experience suggest bias in Hopkins' police force  Baltimore Sun

I have made it a rule to not publicly discuss politics or race relations. My research tells a story, however, of the harms of racism and discrimination as well as the ...

Europe is a top destination for many researchers  Nature.com

Language, cultural differences and expense are common downsides in some European countries, but researchers who land there love the opportunities to learn ...

'Hi, I want a job in Antarctica': Meet the first female researchers to blaze the path  PRI

In the spring of 1969, 19-year-old Terry Tickhill Terrell walked into the Institute of Polar Studies at OSU and told the secretary, ?Hi, I want a job in Antarctica.?

FAAC donates $60K to Alzheimer's research at UNMC  Fremont Tribune

The Fremont Area Alzheimer's Collaboration recently donated $60000 to support Alzheimer's research at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), ...

Honda And GM to Research Smart Grid, Electric Car Interoperability With Blockchain Tech  Cointelegraph

Major automobile manufacturers Honda and General Motors (GM) are jointly conducting research on electric vehicle and smart grid interoperability using ...

Research Group Tracks Great White Shark in Long Island Sound  NBC Connecticut

A research group that tags and tracks sea life said Monday for the first time, it has tracked a great white shark in Long Island Sound.

Critics Say USDA Plan To Move Federal Agencies Could Hurt Research Vital For Farmers  NPR

A plan to move USDA research groups out of Washington, D.C. has towns clamoring for high-paying jobs. But critics say it's part of an effort to gut objective ...

UK medical research lands £1bn from cancer drug sale  Financial Times

Medical research in the UK is to receive a £1bn windfall. LifeArc, a charity that focuses on moving discoveries from the laboratory to patients, has sold most of its ...

Cramer: I question Morgan Stanley's research for its bear case on Tesla  Yahoo Finance

Morgan Stanley has cut its bear forecast on Tesla's stock from $97 to just $10, citing concerns about the company's increased debt load and geopolitical ...

Creating economic value from technology research | Opinion  Asia Times

The corporate efficiency in moving applied research results into products is a big factor in creating value for such investments.

Research explains the science behind leaving children in hot cars  ABC15 Arizona

As the weather heats up, the Maricopa County Attorney's Office is once again raising awareness about leaving children behind in hot cars.

U.S. cancer institute cancels nanotech research centers  Science Magazine

The U.S. National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Bethesda, Maryland, will halt funding next year for its long-running Centers of Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence ...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: UW-Superior buys facility to research ballast-water treatment for invasives  Ashland Daily Press

The University of Wisconsin-Superior bought a facility from a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit to conduct large-scale testing of ballast water treatment systems.

In a first, researchers identify reddish coloring in an ancient fossil  Phys.org

Researchers have for the first time detected chemical traces of red pigment in an ancient fossil?an exceptionally well-preserved mouse, not unlike today's field ...

A Waste of 1,000 Research Papers  The Atlantic

Decades of early research on the genetics of depression were built on nonexistent foundations. How did that happen?

Europe abandons plans for 'flagship' billion-euro research projects  Science Magazine

When Martin Lohse, scientific director of the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine here, welcomed participants to the kick-off meeting for a massive ...

England's Jordan Nobbs calls for research into ACL injuries and menstrual cycle  BBC Sport

England and Arsenal midfielder Jordan Nobbs calls for more research into the links between anterior cruciate ligament injuries and menstrual cycles.

Alzheimer's research: How did the amyloid hypothesis fade from favor?  STAT

Join us for a journey through the history of Alzheimer's research to understand why the amyloid hypothesis was so persistent in the face of disappointment.

In Brazil, 'useful idiots' protest cuts to research and education  Science Magazine

Thousands of scientists, educators, and students swamped the streets of Brazil this week to protest cuts in education and research funding. Marches occurred ...

HSE to spend up to ?60k on abortion in Ireland research study  TheJournal.ie

THE HSE IS set to spend up to ?60,000 on a research study on the experiences of women who have accessed abortion services and unplanned pregnancy ...

Ontario cuts $24M in funding to AI research institutes  Toronto Sun

Ontario has cut $24 million in funding for artificial intelligence research to two institutes.The Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence was due to receive $30 ...

Markey, LLS Host Eighth Annual ?Meet the Researchers? Day  UKNow

The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) recently hosted their eighth annual ?Meet the Researchers? Day.

Researchers find coordinated anti-Trump campaign on Instagram | TheHill  The Hill

Researchers have identified what they are calling a coordinated campaign to undermine President Trump on Instagram, an effort that bears hallmarks of the ...

More Coal Miners Are Dying From Black Lung, and These Researchers May Know Why  Gizmodo

New research presented Monday at the annual American Thoracic Society Conference shows that the worst form of black lung?a disease most prevalent ...

Cambridge research into driverless cars finds improved traffic flow  BBC News

Researchers programmed 16 robotic model cars to talk to each other when confronted with a hold up.

Researchers document impact of coffee on bowels: Rat study shows coffee changes gut microbiome and improves ability of intestines to contract  Science Daily

Coffee drinkers know that coffee helps keep the bowels moving, but researchers in Texas are trying to find out exactly why this is true, and it doesn't seem to be ...

Juniper Research: Advertising Fraud Losses to Reach $42 Billion in 2019, Driven by Evolving Tactics by Fraudsters  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

ASU creates MaRTy to research how heat impacts our bodies  ABC15 Arizona

TEMPE ? Comfort is hard to come by in Arizona's triple digit days. But, Arizona State University has MaRTy to help. "I know that this knowledge that I'm ...

Research shows that 2FA and other basic measures are incredibly effective at preventing account hijacking  Boing Boing

Google has published the results of a study of the efficacy of standard anti-account-hijacking techniques like two-factor authentication (2FA), secret questions, ...

Sexuality is fluid until your late 20s, research finds  PinkNews

A study by the Journal of Sex Research has found that sexual orientation is fluid and continues to develop until your late twenties.

Newman Center project hits another snag as city commission seeks more research  INFORUM

FARGO ? The Newman Center project in north Fargo was delayed again Monday night, May 20, as city commissioners decided to study further a possible tax ...

Glyphosate can cure cancer? Yes, some research 'shows' that ? but what does it mean? And what does it say about Roundup doomsday claims?  Genetic Literacy Project

Now that three juries have said Bayer's weed killer Roundup (glyphosate) causes cancer, many people believe there is clear evidence that the herbicide is ...

Gatineau non-profit plans 'super bee' research project  CBC.ca

A Gatineau, Que., non-profit hopes to leverage an explosion in urban beekeeping to boost research in the development of a more resilient "super bee." It won't ...

Doctoral Hooding Ceremony applauds groundbreaking researchers  KU Today

LAWRENCE ? More than 230 graduate students at the University of Kansas were awarded doctorates at the annual Doctoral Hooding Ceremony on May 18 in ...

Google Researchers Trained an Algorithm to Detect Lung Cancer Better Than Radiologists  Gizmodo

Algorithms have screwed up in horrifying, hilarious, and unfortunate ways, so it's nice when one with the potential to save lives nearly nails it. On Monday ...

Cancer research groups urge FDA to overhaul standards for early cell therapy trials, cutting time and cost. But will 'pre-competitive' alliances fly?  Endpoints News

Two influential nonprofits focused on cancer drug R&D are urging the FDA to take a more flexible approach to clinical work to help triage an influx of new cell ...

Beth Israel researchers uncover anti-cancer drug mechanism ? in broccoli  Harvard Gazette

New research has linked a compound found in Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and other cruciferous vegetables to one of the body's most potent tumor-suppressing ...

Researchers Say Evidence Shows What You Eat Really Does Matter  NPR

Two new diet studies add to the evidence that when it comes to staying healthy, counting calories may not be enough. What really matters is what you choose to ...

New autism research on single neurons suggests signaling problems in brain circuits  The Conversation - US

A new technology has enabled neuroscientists to examine the chemistry of individual brain cells. The finding reveal how genes are regulated differently in brain ...

Key facts about U.S. immigration policies and proposed changes  Pew Research Center

Read key details about U.S. immigration programs.

Female authors listed on just 30% of recent UK academic research  The Guardian

Women are listed as authors of just 30% of academic research from British universities, according to a major new ranking of higher education institutions.

AI that summarizes research papers could have useful applications for academics  Inside Higher Ed

Artificial intelligence that reads journal articles and highlights key findings could help researchers stay on top of the latest research. But the technology isn't ...

Study pulls back curtain on Coca-Cola's contracts with researchers it funds  STAT

One policy in the contracts could undermine Coca-Cola's commitment to scientific transparency and unrestricted research, the study's authors said.

UAB medical research center secures $50M in federal funding  AL.com

UAB's Center for Clinical and Translational Science has been awarded nearly $50 million in federal funding to support ongoing research, career development ...

German research promised a decade of budget increases  Science Magazine

BERLIN?German research organizations cheered a decision announced today by state and federal ministers to increase research budgets by 3% a year for the ...

A global snapshot of same-sex marriage  Pew Research Center

Worldwide, roughly two-thirds of the countries that allow gay marriage are in Western Europe.

Stopping Key Tech Exports To China Could Backfire, Researchers And Firms Say  NPR

Some tech firms and researchers say plans to impose export restrictions on "emerging and foundational technology" would make it hard to thwart cyber threats ...

Ford government slashes funding to research institutes focused on artificial intelligence  Toronto Star

The Ford government has axed provincial funding for two institutes credited with positioning Ontario and Canada at the forefront of artificial intelligence research ...

Sam Wasser pours his intense passion for protecting wildlife into research and catching poachers  Seattle Times

University of Washington conservation biologist Sam Wasser, driven to the point of exhaustion, is serious about his pioneering research and his search for bad ...

Girl's Request For Dragon And Telepathy Studies Rejected Along With $5 'Bribe'  NPR

An 11-year-old sent Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern the seed money to launch studies about dragons and telekinesis. Why? So she can grow up to be a dragon ...

Researchers develop new lens manufacturing technique  Phys.org

Researchers from Washington State University and Ohio State University have developed a low-cost, easy way to make custom lenses that could help ...

People in Emerging Economies Worry Social Media Causes Divisions But Also Recognize Its Benefits  Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project

Many who use social media say they regularly see false or misleading *content*, but also view these platforms as offering new avenues for political engagement.

Researchers warn against homemade sunscreen  Medical News Today

Many people may be tempted to craft their own sunscreens out of all-natural ingredients. However, such creams will likely fail to offer any protection.

Beyond Meat has become 'Beyond Stupid,' Citron Research says (BYND)  Business Insider

Beyond Meat's stock price 'has become Beyond Stupid,' according to Citron Research. Shares priced at $25 on May 2 and hit a high of $96.78 on Thursday. Wa.

Just 376 People Found to Own a Third of All Ether Cryptocurrency  Bloomberg

Just 376 people hold a third of all Ether, the cryptocurrency that powers the Ethereum blockchain, according to new research by Chainalysis Inc.

UW experts talk about volcano research on Mount St. Helens anniversary  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE - Experts from the University of Washington give an in-depth look about today's volcanic research and monitoring on the day Mount St. Helens erupted ...

Not just Party City: Why helium shortages worry scientists and researchers  NBC News

Researchers hope news coverage related to Party City's difficulties in sourcing helium cast a long-overdue spotlight on an element that's often overlooked.

Texas lawmaker calls vaccine research 'sorcery'  CNN

A Texas lawmaker called vaccine research "sorcery," igniting a Twitter feud.

How Twitter Users Compare to the General Public  Pew Research Center's Internet and American Life Project

Twitter users are younger, more likely to identify as Democrats, more highly educated and have higher incomes than U.S. adults overall.

Not just balloons: Helium shortage may deflate MRIs, airbags and research  USA TODAY

A global helium shortage could burst the bubble for all the businesses that rely on the gas to lift weather balloons, large blimps, and, yes, the balloons at your ...

Views on America's Growing Racial, Ethnic Diversity | Pew Research Center  Pew Research Center's Social and Demographic Trends

Most value racial and ethnic diversity in the workplace, but few want employers to consider race or ethnicity in hiring and promotion decisions.

Not all smartphone, social media users know they're on the internet  Pew Research Center

What is the internet? Who is an internet user? Research suggests that some people who use the internet may not be aware that they're doing so.

UO skybridge pairs arching form with research function  The Register-Guard

The University of Oregon's new $4.9 million skybridge soon to be under construction over Franklin Boulevard will arch more than 50 feet above one of Eugene's ...

With high levels of prayer, U.S. is an outlier among wealthy nations  Pew Research Center

When compared with other wealthy nations, the U.S. is unique in that a large share of its population prays every day.

British millennials still 'scarred' by 2008 financial crisis, researchers say  CNBC

Young people who entered Britain's labor market amid the 2008 financial crisis are still "scarred" by its impact on their employment and earnings potential, ...

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue  TheStreet.com

Viewers of Jim Cramer's popular Mad Money program on CNBC get to call in and ask Jim about individual stocks in his fast-paced "Lightning Round.

Digiday Research: Media and marketing staffers brace for layoffs this year  Digiday

A third of staffers working at publishers, agencies and ad-tech and marketing vendors say they are concerned their company will undergo layoffs this year.

Mozilla offers research grant for a way to embed Tor inside Firefox  ZDNet

Mozilla working on a Tor-powered Super Private Browsing (SPB) mode for Firefox.