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Released: 24-Mar-2020 12:40 PM EDT
Sandia supports hypersonic flight test
Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia National Laboratories employees and contractors saw their work culminate in a hypersonic flight test conducted by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Army on March 19 at the Kauai Test Facility in Hawaii.

Newswise: Argonne scientists lead push to strengthen cybersecurity in sports stadiums
Released: 24-Mar-2020 8:15 AM EDT
Argonne scientists lead push to strengthen cybersecurity in sports stadiums
Argonne National Laboratory

To combat the cyber threat in sports, Argonne scientists built an assessment tool for team and stadium owners to fix vulnerabilities.

Released: 13-Mar-2020 1:40 PM EDT
S&T Announces Winner in the $250K Escape Respirator Challenge
Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T announced the grand prize winner of the Escape Respirator Prize Challenge.

Newswise: How decades of work at Argonne led to a pivotal moment for U.S. nuclear plants
Released: 11-Mar-2020 2:35 PM EDT
How decades of work at Argonne led to a pivotal moment for U.S. nuclear plants
Argonne National Laboratory

Severe accident research at Argonne Lab helped the nuclear power industry ensure safety while avoiding $1 billion in unnecessary costs in the wake of the Fukushima disaster.

Newswise: Majority of People in a National Survey Oppose Separating Immigrant Families at US/Mexico Border
Released: 5-Mar-2020 9:00 AM EST
Majority of People in a National Survey Oppose Separating Immigrant Families at US/Mexico Border
Baylor University

A clear majority of participants in a national survey about the zero-tolerance policy on the United States/Mexico border strongly oppose separating immigrant families and charging the parents as criminals, according to Baylor University research. Researchers also found that among those who support the family separation policy, the strongest connection is conservative political ideology.

Newswise: New Water Cannon Technology a Breakthrough for Bomb Squads
Released: 4-Mar-2020 8:25 AM EST
New Water Cannon Technology a Breakthrough for Bomb Squads
Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

DHS S&T, in partnership with the FBI, has fully transitioned ReVJeT tool to each and every one of the hundreds of state and local bomb squads across the country through the FBI’s Hazardous Device School

Newswise: Customs and Border Protection Officers Leverage S&T-Developed Imposter Detection Training Tech to Maximize Officer Performance
Released: 26-Feb-2020 8:25 AM EST
Customs and Border Protection Officers Leverage S&T-Developed Imposter Detection Training Tech to Maximize Officer Performance
Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

CBP’s OFO Academy at DHS S&T and FLETC Training Innovations Division (TID) developed a new technology that uses eye tracking feedback to maximize officer performance in impostor identification and ID validation training.

Newswise: Identify, track, capture
Released: 25-Feb-2020 5:05 PM EST
Identify, track, capture
Sandia National Laboratories

Sandia National Laboratories robotics experts are working on a way to intercept enemy unmanned aircraft systems midflight.

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Released: 25-Feb-2020 9:35 AM EST
UAH helps nation catch up in hypersonic research
University of Alabama Huntsville

The University of Alabama in Hunstville’s Aerophysics Research Center (ARC), operating on Redstone Arsenal, provides the government and commercial clients with a ready means of hypersonic scaled testing with its three, two-stage light gas gun systems.

Newswise: Helping State and Local Canine Teams be REDDI for Anything
Released: 19-Feb-2020 2:05 PM EST
Helping State and Local Canine Teams be REDDI for Anything
Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

S&T’s team of experts has traveled all over the nation to bring REDDI to state and local law enforcement agencies. REDDI is a two-day event that includes odor recognition trials and operationally relevant scenarios.


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