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All In The News tagged "science"

Breast Cancer Diagnostics Firm Gets Grant to Advance “Intelligent” Device For Early Stage Detection

Technology developed at Drexel’s School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Healthy Systems and the College of Medicine, was mentioned in an MedCity News story about the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s CURE Grant Awards program. UE LifeSciences, which licensed the technology, was one of four groups to receive a CURE grant. The award ceremony was also featured on WPVI-TV (6-abc).

City Council Honors Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was mentioned in an Examiner.com article about being honored by the Philadelphia City Council for its contributions to the environmental and natural sciences.

Does the Glass Ceiling Extend to the Lab?

Deborah Crawford, senior vice provost for research, was quoted in Financial Content about women working in science related fields.

The Philadelphia Science Festival

Josa Hanzlik, a graduate student in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, and Ana Vorobyeva, a graduate student in the College of Arts and Sciences were interviewed on KYW-TV (CBS-3)’s “Talk Philly” as part of a preview to the Philadelphia Science Festival.

Four HUBO Robots Come Together for Beatles Cover

IEEE’s Spectrum blog posted a story about Drexel’s collaborative robotics research funded by the National Science Foundation. The entry also linked to a music video of four Hubo robots performing a Beatles song in the College of Engineering’s Mitchell Auditorium. Engadget.com, Discovery.com’s Gears & Gadgets blog and Digital Gadget Magazine also posted a story about the performance.

Climate Change Predictions

Dr. Robert Brulle, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in the April issue of Nature Climate Change for his study on what predicts public opinion on climate change.

A Technology Not Quite Set to Stun

A project using 3-D printing to create models of dinosaur fossils by Dr. Ken Lacovara, associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Dr. James Tangorra, assistant professor in the College of Engineering, was mentioned in an article in The National, the leading English-language publication of the United Arab Emirates.

Cupboards of Curiosities Spill Over

The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University was featured in a New York Times article and photo slideshow about the Academy’s 200th anniversary and its history as documented in the book, A Glorious Enterprise: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia and the Making of American Science.

Celebrating 200 Years of Exploration

The Philadelphia Inquirer published a photo from the kick-off of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Bicentennial celebration.

'Imagine' That: Fostering Creativity In The Workplace

The research of Dr. John Kounios, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, about the neuroscience of creative insight, was mentioned on NPR’s Fresh Air.

Pacific Danger Zones For Critically-endangered Leatherback Turtles

Dr. James Spotila, professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted on RedOrbit.com in a story about critically endangered leatherback turtles.

Neutrinos Are Not Faster Than Light

Dr. Dave Goldberg, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Washington Post blog about neutrinos.