The genetic path to biodiversity
Genome editing tool CRISPR helps reveal genetic regulation behind colors and patterns in ...
Novel approach advances home and health sensors
Computer science team successfully taps electronic "noise" to reveal details about water and energy
Soft "vine robots" grow into solutions
Engineers design vine-like, inflatable, plastic bots that can change shape to solve problems
Data-driven optimization to improve mobile healthcare in disadvantaged communities
Advancing spatial science and predictive analytics to help mobile clinics reach those who need them
Engineering earthquake resilience in downtown skyscrapers
Building sensors feed new community models to maximize function, minimize disruption after an earthq
Water rescue robot EMILY gets some help from the sky
Drones, thermal imaging and AI upgrades to improve EMILY for larger scale rescues
Spinach to hearts: Leafy vegetable inspires new way to generate heart tissue
NSF graduate student training promotes innovator's mindset to solve critical issues in medicine
NSF-funded research to forecast space weather, protect the power grid, pipelines and satellites
Next-generation space weather modeling tools, with the goal of a five-day forecast capability
"Clothes make the cloud" in this lab
Computer scientist wants to put us in charge of our own data security with personal, mobile clouds
Batlab studies echolocation to learn how animals "see" with sound
Bat echolocation reveals more on how mammals use sensory information to thrive
Bioengineering infant heart patches with a baby’s own heart cells
Regenerative approach aims to provide full heart function to infants
Leading-edge research aims to predict, limit harmful algal blooms
Rhode Island EPSCoR studies reveal key details about the life cycle of macroalgal blooms
Genomic science uncovers genes that enable plants to grow more with less fertilizer
DNA analysis reveals "kingpin" genes
Decades of bird signals, songs digitized for scientific research
Cornell Lab of Ornithology leads 21st century makeover for animal behavior studies
Rare audio of indigenous languages saved by invention 100 years later
Non-invasive technology allows researchers to transfer recordings from thousands of wax cylinders
Researchers gauge impact of "Maker" job opportunities for underserved teens
3-D print shop helps answer crucial questions about engaging youth in STEM through after-school jobs
Engineering highly adaptable robots requires new tools for new rules
Research aiming to make it easier for humans to work directly with a robotic partner
Terraformer wind tunnel takes hazards engineering research to a new level
Next generation wind engineering facility draws researchers from all over the country
Transformational building design energizes water recycling -- literally!
Team designs new solar-paneled walls that make greywater reusable and a source of thermal heat
Hands-on learning research that benefits the economy, environment
NSF-funded research expands on the Billion Oyster Project in New York Harbor, giving urban ...
Cotton candy machine used to regrow human tissue
Novel approach to creating fibers the size of capillaries could be the next advance in tissue ...
Brain prints reveal children's reading difficulties
New test uses brain's electrical activity to pinpoint reading challenges early, increasing ...
Investigating the impact of natural and human-made nanomaterials on living things
Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology develops tools to assess current and ...
Scientists create ice storms to study nature's chilly response
Novel experiment at Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest to quantify cost of ice storms on forest ...
NSF supports "Array of Things" prototype in Chicago
New urban-scale smart city technology acts as a fitness tracker for livability
Engineers design new lead detector for water
New sensor offers continuous monitoring, immediate detection of lead
Living Bridge Project shows off potential of "smart" infrastructure to provide services
Bridge equipped with ability to self-diagnose and report back on livability issues
Food and fear: Modeling animal tradeoffs shaped by landscape complexity