Science research

NASA awards $ 72 million to UMBC and Morgan State for Earth Sciences Research Center – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – NASA on Thursday announced a $ 72 million award for a UMBC-led earth science research partnership, with Morgan State University as a lead partner. The Goddard Earth Sciences Technology and Research (GESTAR) II Center is a consortium, or partnership, supporting more than 100 participants conducting research to …

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Speakers discuss de-escalation and behavioral science research as gun violence prevention strategies

In a Friday night conference, the president of Heart Alliance Evelyn Diaz and Professor Jens Ludwig, Head of Public Policy, University of Chicago, argued that behavioral science knowledge could be key to reducing gun violence in the United States by helping people defuse conflict. While rates of gun violence strongly …

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UCLA and Amazon team up for Scientific Research Center – CBS Los Angeles

WESTWOOD, CA ?? July 10, 2008. UCLAs Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science July 10, 2008. The engineering schools were named after Samueli after the co? Founder of the high-tech company Broadcom Corp. and his wife donated to both programs in 1999. But UC officials say they are …

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UCLA, Amazon partner to create a scientific research center

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Amazon and UCLA today announced a collaboration establishing the Science Center for Humanity and Artificial Intelligence, marking the tech firm’s first such alliance with a public university. Based at UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, the hub is designed to use academic research on artificial intelligence to …

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Strengthening Health Data Science Research in Africa | New

October 27, 2021 — Researchers at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health are leading a new collaborative effort to increase data science research training opportunities in five African countries. They will work with colleagues from the University of Heidelberg to help develop a training center at the University of …

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NIH Invests $ 74.5 Million to Advance Data Science Research and Drive Health Discovery Across Africa

The National Institutes of Health is investing approximately $ 74.5 million over five years to advance data science, catalyze innovation and spur health discoveries across Africa. Under its new Harnessing Data Science for Health Discovery and Innovation in Africa (DS-I Africa) program, NIH is awarding 19 awards to support research …

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Social science and public policy research

The third eye of governance: rise of populism, decline of social research by Dr N Bhaskara Rao, New Delhi: Speaking Tiger, 2021; page 301, ??599, Paperback. N Bhaskara Rao, the author of the book reviewed here was a distinguished researcher in the applied social sciences in India, particularly in the …

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