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DHS S&T Selects Cyber Apex Solutions for Applied Cybersecurity Research

DHS S&T awarded a five-year Other Transaction Agreement (OTA), with a maximum value of $70 million, to Arlington, Virginia-based Cyber Apex Solutions, LLC, to facilitate applied research of prototype cyber-defenses for critical national infrastructure sectors.

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Air Force Fellows Aim High at Argonne

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Science, technology and national security come together in a personal and powerful way through the U.S. Air Force Fellows program at Argonne National Laboratory, which on July 10 will become a second home to Lt. Col. Chris Snyder and Maj. Sean “Skeet” Richardson.

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Living Computers: RNA Circuits Transform Cells Into Nanodevices

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In new research, Alex Green, a professor at ASU’s Biodesign Institute, demonstrates how living cells can be induced to carry out computations in the manner of tiny robots or computers.

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Strange Electrons Break the Crystal Symmetry of High-Temperature Superconductors

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Scientists have found surprising electron behavior that may help unravel the ever-elusive mechanism behind high-temperature superconductivity—a phenomenon in which electrical current flows freely without resistance through a material at unusually high temperatures relative to those of conventional superconductors.

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Clothbound Cheddar Conceived at Cornell, Finished in NYC Caves

In 2014, Murray’s Cheese in New York City had an idea for a clothbound cheddar modeled on classic British versions. And this year, after two years of development, the company has launched Murray’s Cavemaster Reserve Ezra – a bright, lemony flavored cheddar named with a nod to Cornell University’s founder.

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Astronomers Discuss Do’s and Don’ts for Viewing Aug. 21 ‘Great American Eclipse’

On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will cut across the U.S. in a diagonal track running from Oregon southeast to South Carolina. Two University of Kansas professors of physics & astronomy have offered guidance to best view the once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event.

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Names New Director of Lighting Research Center

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has named Professor Mariana G. Figueiro, Ph.D., as director of the Lighting Research Center (LRC), after serving as the center’s acting director over the past year.

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Neutrons Peer Into a Running Engine

Oak Ridge national Laboratory researchers and industry partners used neutrons to investigate the performance of a new aluminum alloy in a gasoline-powered engine -- while the engine was running.

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Information Scientist Herbert Van de Sompel to Receive Paul Evan Peters Award

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Herbert Van de Sompel, research scientist at the Research Library of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Paul Evan Peters Award from the Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), the Association of Research Libraries, and EDUCAUSE.







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