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UAH Researchers Plan Conference to Probe Agricultural Sustainability

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Planning for more sustainable U.S. agriculture will be the topic of an Oct. 21-23 workshop in Boulder, Colo., by researchers from The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) and the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)
31-Aug-2015 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Internet Search Engine’s Creators Launch Kickstarter Funding Campaign

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The developers of an educational Internet search engine that they say could eventually revolutionize the search function have launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund further refinements.
19-Aug-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Global Climate Trend Since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.11 C Per Decade

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Global Temperature Report: July 2015
13-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Developing Architecture to Build Cybersecurity Into Systems

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A lightweight virtualization architecture that can be used to build cybersecurity into systems used in the so-called Internet of Things is being developed by a research team at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH).
6-Aug-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UAH Student’s Research Could Hasten the Dawn of Hybrid Rocket Engines

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Hybrid rocket fuel research by a University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) mechanical engineering doctoral student could hasten the day when a simpler, safer hybrid engine propels space missions.
8-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

In the Tropics, 2nd Warmest Month Since 2010

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UPDATED: Global Temperature Report: June 2015
7-Jul-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UAH Professor’s Laser Space Energy System Generates a Patent

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A space-based system that relies on lasers to generate and deliver energy to spacecraft has won a University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) professor a U.S. patent and could become a first-line defense against asteroids on a collision course with...
8-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Third Warmest May in Satellite Record

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Global Temperature Report: May 2015
4-Jun-2015 5:05 PM EDT 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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