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Gravitational Waves Detected 100 Years After Einstein’s Prediction

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For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves, arriving at the Earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe. A UAH researcher was at the center of action.
11-Feb-2016 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Warmest January in Satellite Record Leads Off 2016

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Global Temperature Report: January 2016
4-Feb-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Scientist Creates AI Algorithm to Monitor Machinery Health

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An artificial intelligence algorithm created by University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) principal research scientist Dr. Rodrigo Teixeira greatly increases accuracy in diagnosing the health of complex mechanical systems.
27-Jan-2016 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

2015 Was Third Warmest; Expect Warmer Months

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Global Temperature Report: December 2015
7-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UN Climate Change Goal? We’re There Now

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37-Year Global Temperature Report: 12/1978 through 11/2015
18-Dec-2015 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UAH Propulsion Research Center Part of $50 Million NASA Contract

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The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is part of a team awarded a five-year NASA research contract valued at up to $50 million to develop, demonstrate and verify an advanced propulsion system.
10-Dec-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

El Niño Continues to Push Temperatures

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Global Temperature Report: November 2015
3-Dec-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Washer Can Accurately Measure a Bolt’s Clamping Force

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A piezoelectric load-sensing washer being developed by a professor and a recent graduate at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) provides a more accurate way to measure the clamping force exerted by the bolt it is on.
10-Nov-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Lowly Control Systems Vulnerable to Hacks, According to UAH Expert

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Industrial systems that control heating and cooling, water treatment plants, etc. are a low priority. That’s why they are so vulnerable to hackers, says Dr. Ray Vaughn, vice president for research at The University of Alabama in Huntsville.
28-May-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Natural Products Drug Discovery Group explores plant potential

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Begun over 20 years ago at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) to study medicinal properties of Costa Rican plants, the Natural Products Drug Discovery Group has branched out to Africa, Australia, the Bahamas, Yemen and Cuba.
10-Jun-2013 11:15 AM EDT

Psychologist Examines Effects of Technology Society

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As daily news of cyber crimes, such as bullying, sextortion and pornography, and other forms of fraud are reported, deciphering good from bad web sites is key to navigating the Internet in today’s fast paced technological society according to...
29-May-2012 8:00 AM EDT

Researchers Go from Hurricane Ida to Icy Cyclone

Researchers and students from The University of Alabama in Huntsville will swap T-shirts and flip flops from studying hurricane Ida for parkas and mukluks to join a multi-university team that is studying blizzards in the upper Midwest.
10-Nov-2009 7:00 AM EST

Boost Economy by Importing Taxpayers, Says Professor

In addition to spending $825 billion on an economic stimulus package, President A A finance professor at The University of Alabama in Huntsville said President Obama and the new Congress should consider "importing" taxpayers as a quick, low-cost...
23-Jan-2009 8:00 AM EST

Nine Smart Ways to Downsize and Five Things to Avoid

Companies considering downsizing as a strategy for surviving the current economic recession should know one thing about the experience that many companies had with downsizing: It didn't work. Cutting payroll without a plan to improve productivity...
16-Dec-2008 8:00 AM EST

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