USM Announces Recipients of NASA-Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Scholarships, Computing Competition

Tue, 07/19/2022 – 11:20am | By: Ivonne Kawas The College of Arts and Sciences at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) announced 25 Space Grant scholarship recipients and four winners for the Innovative Design in Computing Competition (IDCC) awarded through the state-wide NASA-Mississippi Space Grant Consortium (MSSGC) program , which supports students to inspire them … Read more

Competition limits the ranges of mountain birds

Vancouver, BC and Ithaca, NY—A new study helps reveal why tropical mountain birds occupy such narrow elevation ranges, a mystery that has puzzled scientists for centuries. While many assumed temperature was responsible for these limited distributions, the latest research suggests competition from other species plays a bigger role in shaping bird ranges. The study, conducted … Read more

NASA Reveals Winners of Its Photographer of the Year Competition

There are some knockout photography competitions out there, like this one for comedy wildlife and that one for astronomy. NASA, too, runs a Photographer of the Year competition. Its contest honors the shutterbugs who work for the space agency. The NASA Headquarters Photo Department revealed the winners of its fourth annual awards last week. They … Read more

Gann, Dharwadker Finalists in SIVB Research Competition; Gann Takes Second Place

Photo Submitted (Right) Peter James Gann, doctoral student, cell and molecular biology; (Left) Dominic Dharwadker, undergraduate student, honors biochemistry. Peter James Gann and Dominic Dharwadker presented their research papers during the Society for In Vitro Biology (SIVB) meeting in San Diego, California, on June 4-7, 2022, and both were selected as finalists … Read more

Global Biological Crop Protection (Bio-Pesticide) Market Competition Challenges 2022-2029

Industry Outlook & forecast details The global Biological Crop Protection (Bio-Pesticide) market 2022 research offers extremely realistic and comprehensive statistics of the Biological Crop Protection (Bio-Pesticide) market, which support you in promoting several innovative ideas with research-based components. Our in-depth analysis of the global Biological Crop Protection (Bio-Pesticide) market is validated through a bunch of … Read more

Novel, sensitive, and robust single-cell RNA sequencing technique outperforms competition — ScienceDaily

The advent of single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) has revolutionized the fields of medicine and biology by providing the ability to study the inner workings of thousands of cells at one go. But scRNA-seq methods are limited by potential inaccuracies in determining cell composition and inefficient complementary DNA (cDNA) amplification – a process by which a … Read more

Competition: Engineering Biology for Defence and Security

This Defense and Security Accelerator (DASA) competition seeks proposals for novel and innovative high risk-high reward projects finishing at Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 3/4. The technologies developed will be based on innovative engineering biology solutions that address defense challenges in one or more of the three topics: Materials Power and Energy Sensing This competition will … Read more

Beaverton students awarded at international science competition

Three Beaverton students won awards at the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair, including a Westview junior who took home one of the top honors. BEAVERTON, Ore. – Three Beaverton teens received big honors at the world’s largest international science competition for high school students. More than 1,700 teenagers from around the world made it … Read more

Student biologists distressed about raising funds to make Armenia competition

New Zealand’s participation in the International Biology Olympiad next month is at risk, with a Government fund that contributes to travel costs for overseas student science competitions on hold. This year’s premier event for high school biologists is in Armenia from July 10. Hillcrest High School student Janet Guo is one of four New Zealand … Read more