Science & Technology
December 14, 2015
The first large-scale empirical analysis of online news-seeking behavior, conducted at Indiana University, has found that people who seek out news and information from social media are at higher risk of becoming trapped in a "collective social bubble" compared to using search engines.
December 2, 2015
The annual Geminid meteor shower will reach its maximum on the night of Dec. 13-14. This shower offers the best show of the year, outperforming even the Perseids of August.
December 1, 2015
The National Science Foundation has awarded $1.2 million to three research groups at Indiana University to advance research on self-assembling molecules and computer-aided design software required to create the next generation of solar cells, circuits, sensors and other technology.
November 23, 2015
Three faculty members from Indiana University have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a distinction that recognizes outstanding contributions to the progress of science and research.
November 18, 2015
A months-long effort to shift the Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology's mission is complete, as it now boasts a new name, a broader base of campus constituents and an updated website.
IU study: Marginalized groups use the Internet to broaden their networks, rather than reinforce tiesNovember 16, 2015
The new research study shows that those who are from racially or educationally advantaged groups depend more on face-to-face interactions and use the Internet to reinforce their connections with others.
November 12, 2015
The Indiana University School of Education is opening the Make Innovate Learn Lab, a creative space available for tinkering, crafting, prototyping and exploring creative solutions to pedagogical problems.
November 4, 2015
Indiana University's Cyberinfrastructure Building will serve as the host venue for the sixth annual Startup Weekend Bloomington, a three-day conference for budding entrepreneurs that begins at 6 p.m. Friday and continues until 8 p.m. Sunday.