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Oklahoma State students, faculty tout iPad in classroom

The state university conducts successful pilot testing of iPads in its classrooms, finding that the tablet offered benefits all around.

By May 3, 2011

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Could storm-chasing UAVs help predict tornadoes?

Gathering vital data from tornado-spawning storms, these aircraft could keep more people out of harm's way.

By May 23, 2013

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100-million-year-old spider attack captured in amber

A once-in-a-lifetime find yields a 100-million-year-old piece of history featuring a fossilized spider attacking a wasp caught in its web.

By October 9, 2012

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Tiny monitor tracks vital signs sans skin contact

The 2-inch-wide sensor, which tracks heart rate, respiration, and movement, is non-invasive and wearable.

By February 2, 2012

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New technology converts exhaust heat into cooling, electricity

Engineering researchers at Oregon State University developed a prototype thermally activated cooling system that one day could produce electricity from a car's tailpipe exhaust.

By June 17, 2011

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Tires to match your cellulosic ethanol?

Oregon State University researchers find tires made partially from trees to be cheaper, perform better, and offer more fuel efficiency.

By August 6, 2009

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New app lets you find--and make--friends in a crowd

Will eShadow, which debuts today at the IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems in Minneapolis, foster friendships or paranoia?

By June 24, 2011

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Ultrawideband gets humans one step closer to 'tricorder'

Electrical engineers present work confirming that ultrawideband radio technology could vastly improve remote, continuous, real-time health monitoring.

By June 16, 2011

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Why Houston should fight New York over wooden space shuttle

After an astonishingly arrogant putdown from New York Sen. Charles Schumer, Houston is left with a wooden replica of a space shuttle, while New York, gets a real one.

By June 1, 2012