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S&T Technique to Detect Breast Cancer Moving From Lab to Commercialization

Cancer screening could soon be as simple as giving a urine sample using a patented device developed by a Missouri S&T researcher. This week, Wyoming-based Cancer.im Inc., a Viratech Corp. company and social network for cancer patients, survivors and...
2-Feb-2016 7:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Mathematical Model Illustrates Link Between Energy Use and Aging

Why does a Great Dane have a shorter lifespan than a pug? The answer lies in a complex relationship between energy usage and lifespan. That relationship is quickly being unraveled through the use of numerical modeling by a researcher at Missouri S&T.
29-Jan-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Elvis’ First Venture to Las Vegas Was a Flop, Writes Historian

Beginning with “one electrifying night” in 1969 and continuing through the mid-1970s, Elvis Presley reigned as Las Vegas’ top nightclub act. But his first attempt to win over fans in that city 60 years ago was “a painful setback” for the...
22-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Brand Refresh Mines the Depths of Missouri S&T Pride

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Missouri University of Science and Technology is ringing in the New Year with the introduction of a refreshed brand identity to strengthen pride among all students, alumni, faculty and staff and more clearly define what it means to be a Missouri S&T...
11-Jan-2016 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

S&T Physicist Earns NSF Grant to Study New States of Matter

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By studying how materials transform at ultra-low temperatures, a Missouri S&T theoretical physicist hopes to discover new states of matter.
7-Jan-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers’ Work Makes Lightweight, Strong Metal

ROLLA, Mo. — A Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher and his colleagues have created a lightweight but very strong structural metal that could improve energy efficiency in aerospace, automobile, defense, mobile electronics and...
7-Jan-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Professor’s Film on Video Editing Named One of Year’s Best Video Essays

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A Missouri University of Science and Technology professor’s 20-minute video that likens certain film editing techniques to “punctuation marks” in movies has been included in a listing of the year’s best video essays.
18-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

NASA Astronaut Janet Kavandi to Speak at Missouri S&T Commencement

Dr. Janet L. Kavandi, deputy director at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Glenn Research Center and a Missouri University of Science and Technology graduate, will speak at two graduation ceremonies at Missouri S&T this month.
14-Dec-2015 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Missouri S&T Expert Available to Discuss Economic Impact of St. Louis Rams’ Move

13-Jan-2016 5:05 PM EST

Missouri S&T experts available to discuss French history, culture

16-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST

@MissouriSandT expert @JosephSmithNRG available to discuss Keystone XL decision

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6-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST

Flood Damage After Katrina Could Have Been Prevented, S&T Expert Says

A decade after hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, experts say the flooding that caused over 1,800 deaths and billions of dollars in property damage could have been prevented had the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers retained an external review board to...
24-Aug-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Expert on White Southern Identity Available to Discuss Confederate Flag Symbolism

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29-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Time to Move Beyond ‘Medieval’ Cyber Security Approach, Expert Says

The nation’s approach to cyber security has much in common with medieval defense tactics, and that needs to change, says a cyber security expert at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
21-May-2015 4:05 PM EDT

What Can Be Done About a Water Shortage?

ROLLA, Mo. – The water crisis in the western United States – especially in California and Washington – may be the most severe and most publicized, but other threats to the nation’s water supply loom, says Dr. Joel Burken, professor of civil...
19-May-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Expert Available to Discuss College Graduates Preparing to Enter Workforce

12-May-2015 5:05 PM EDT

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