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Wildland Fire Modeling Can Lead to Better Predictions

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If we can better understand scientifically how wildland fires behave, we’ll have a better chance to accurately predict their evolution.
19-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Scientists to Track and Calibrate EUSO Telescope Prototype in Canada

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A graduate student at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) and also a scientist and an engineer from UAH are on the way to Canada to help calibrate a prototype cosmic ray telescope that has a 2017 International Space Station flight goal.
11-Aug-2014 10:15 AM EDT

Global Climate Trend Since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.14 C Per Decade

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Global Temperature Report: July 2014
5-Aug-2014 3:05 PM EDT

Global Climate Trend Since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.14 C Per Decade

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Global Temperature Report: June 2014
2-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Now in Use, UAH-Invented Smart Pill Bottle Gets Second Patent

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AdhereTech and The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) have been awarded a second U.S. patent for a smart pill bottle invented at UAH that automatically measures if patients have taken their medication.
30-Jun-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Third Warmest May in Satellite Record Might Portend Record-Setting El Niño

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Global Temperature Report: May 2014
13-Jun-2014 9:55 AM EDT

Scientists Probe Solar Wind with Blue Waters Supercomputer

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A scalable computer code developed at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) was used to run complex equations on a blisteringly fast supercomputer, resulting in advances in understanding solar wind and the heliosphere.
2-Jun-2014 11:50 AM EDT

Global Climate Trend Since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.14 C Per Decade

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Global Temperature Report: April 2014
6-May-2014 2:50 PM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

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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