Scientists have used satellite data to monitor underground water reserves in California’s Silicon Valley, discovering that water levels rebounded quickly after a severe drought that lasted from 2012-15.University Research | University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
The Association of American Universities (AAU) and The Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) sent a letter to appropriators in both the House and Senate urging Congress to fund the National Science Foundation (NSF) at $8 billion for FY18.Agency Budgets | Federal Budget | FY18 | National Science Foundation | Letters
The Association of American Universities' 2017 Annual Report includes information on the organization's accomplishments in Communications, Federal Relation, Institutional Policy and Operations & Finance.
Researchers have shed light on a protein called AKT, which is ubiquitous in brain tissue and instrumental in enabling the brain to adapt to new experiences and lay down new memories.University Research | University of Colorado Boulder
A University of Pittsburgh researcher has been researching new glass technology that aims to increase the light absorbed by solar panels to give them an extra energy boost.University Research | Energy Conservation/Efficiency | University of Pittsburgh
A drop in international students studying at U.S. colleges and universities will harm America's standing in the world and our most competitive industries, according to Michael A. McRobbie, president of Indiana University.Indiana University Bloomington | Articles & Op-Eds
Stanford researchers have developed 'artificial skin’ that can feel the touch of a ladybug and a manufacturing process to mass produce this stretchable circuitry.University Research | Stanford University