Science & Technology
March 24, 2015
Eight teams recently competed at IU Bloomington in the finals of the Building Entrepreneurs in Software and Technology competition, better known as BEST.
March 23, 2015
Citing it as exemplary of Indiana University's ability to recruit and attract leading young scientists from around the world, Indiana University Vice President for Research Jorge Jose has recognized five IU investigators for receiving the National Science Foundation's most prestigious award for junior faculty.
March 18, 2015
An Indiana University cognitive scientist and collaborators have found that posture is critical in the early stages of acquiring new knowledge. The study offers a new approach to studying the way "objects of cognition," such as words or memories of physical objects, are tied to the position of the body.
March 11, 2015
On the heels of President Michael A. McRobbie's announcement as part of Indiana University's Bicentennial Strategic Plan of continued funding for the New Frontiers in the Arts and Humanities program, Vice President for Research Jorge Jose has named 25 more faculty members to receive New Frontiers grants.
March 10, 2015
Inventors of 50 promising healthcare technologies from nine Midwestern universities connected with 100 investors and industry executives Monday night at the Midwest University HealthTech Showcase at MATTER.
March 9, 2015
An Indiana University researcher and collaborators have published the first comprehensive analysis of the gut bacteria found in queen bees.
March 3, 2015
The Indiana University Global Research Network Operations Center, known as GlobalNOC, has announced the award of a major new five-year, $4.8 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
February 26, 2015
Brilliant white Jupiter will dominate the eastern sky after sunset in March, lying among the stars of the faint constellation Cancer the Crab. By month's end it will be 5 degrees east of Cancer's finest sight, the Beehive star cluster.