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African researchers purpose to rescue languages that Western tech ignores

African researchers aim to rescue languages that Western tech ignores

LAGOS, Nigeria — Computers have become amazingly precise at translating spoken words to text messages and scouring huge troves of information for answers to complex questions. At least, that is, so long as you speak English or another of the world’s dominant languages. But try talking to your phone in Yoruba, Igbo or any number … Read more

Virginia Tech researchers uncover potential goal for diagnosing and treating Lyme illness

Virginia Tech researchers discover potential target for diagnosing and treating Lyme disease

You don’t have to go far to find ticks. Just step outside and look for some grass. Look to the top of the shiny, green blade – usually ankle high. A tick might be there, waiting. If something breathing brushes up against grass, the tick takes something similar to a needle – called its hypostome, … Read more

Virginia Tech Researchers Develop Synthetic Intelligence to Advance Vitality Applied sciences

Virginia Tech Researchers Develop Artificial Intelligence to Advance Energy Technologies

November 30, 2021 — Hongliang Xin, an associate professor of chemical engineering at the Virginia Tech College of Engineering, and his collaborators have devised a new artificial intelligence framework that can accelerate discovery of materials for important technologies, such as fuel cells and carbon capture devices. Chemical engineering graduate students Hemanth Pillai (left) and Shih-han Wang … Read more

Emory, Georgia Tech researchers develop AI-tool to foretell COVID-19 signs

Emory, Georgia Tech researchers develop AI-tool to predict COVID-19 symptoms

Researchers at Emory and the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) published a paper on Oct. 21 detailing an artificial intelligence-based tool that is able to predict COVID-19 symptoms and suggest specific FDA-approved drugs.  These researchers developed MOATAI-VIR (Mode of Action proteins and Targeted therapeutic discovery driven by Artificial Intelligence for Viruses) in the hopes … Read more

UK to ditch £15billion EU science deal as Brussels is accused of freezing out British researchers

A leaked paper has shown ministers could walk away from three major EU research programmes

UK to ditch £15billion EU science deal: Ministers prepare to walk away as Brussels is accused of freezing out British researchers to create leverage in Northern Ireland talks UK could withdraw from Horizon Europe, Copernicus and Euratom programmes Entry to the programmes have been stalled by Brussels compared to Norway Lord Frost working with Kwasi … Read more

Researchers embark on examine into intractable epilepsy utilizing gaming tech

Researchers embark on study into intractable epilepsy using gaming tech

Researchers embark on study into intractable epilepsy using gaming tech Researchers at Dell Medical School at UT Austin are embarking on a three-year study to protect the brains of young epilepsy patients needing surgery. AUSTIN, Texas – Researchers at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin are embarking on a study to … Read more

WA fish researchers use tiny sensors and different tech to avoid wasting salmon

WA fish researchers use tiny sensors and other tech to save salmon

Amber Moore of Puget Sound Partnership, which funneled money to King County for this project through the National Estuary Program, says the people paying for these restoration efforts need to know they are investing in work that has the highest likelihood of success and that their money is being carefully invested. This evidence will attract … Read more

Researchers group with business companions to enhance tech connecting renewable vitality to energy grids

A recent grant from the Department of Energy’s Small Business Innovation Research program pairs two Binghamton University faculty members with two tech firms trying to better capture the electric power generated by wind- or solar-powered technology and storing it for later use.

As the effects of climate change escalate and countries around the world set goals for reducing greenhouse gases, renewable energy has become the path to a cleaner future. However, one challenge is capturing the electric power generated by wind- or solar-powered technology and storing it for later use, like when the weather is calm or … Read more

UK researchers working to enhance tech to take away CO2 from ambiance

UK researchers working to improve tech to remove CO2 from atmosphere

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Researchers at UK’s Center for Applied Energy Research are partnering with Vanderbilt University, LG&E and KU, and other institutions to improve technology to capture carbon directly from the atmosphere. Through their research, the team is working to create technology that will bring in air to a special electrochemical solvent that is … Read more