November 24, 2015, No comments

Here is a great example of the changing of the guard in the energy sector. Concerns about air pollution, cost, and theft have led telecom companies in China to swap […]


Rural India Gets Low Cost Wi-Fi from Facebook

November 23, 2015, No comments

India is home to one-sixth of the world’s population, with a vast majority of the people still living in villages. According to a recent Pew Researc ...


Future Cities Summit Links Sustainability, Social Equity, and Clean Energy

November 10, 2015, No comments

The Greentopia Future Cities Summit, which took place in Rochester, NY, gave a thoughtful look at some of the potential opportunities for cities in th ...

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Pioneering New Techniques in the Fight Against HIV

November 9, 2015, No comments

In a decade-long collaboration with over half a million World Community Grid volunteers, The Scripps Research Institute has made significant advances ...

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    25 Years of Amgen Biotech Experience
    November 3, 2015, No comments

    Amgen Foundation has been, and continues to be, deeply committed to investing in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education and promoting science literacy. To ignite a passion for science in [...]

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    Kids Get Active to Fight Hunger
    October 28, 2015, No comments

    Wearables have been all the rage recently and many organizations have tapped into the technology, making it easier for consumers to link physical activity to a good cause. Organizations like [...]

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    Microgrids Make Good Sense to Many Communities
    October 27, 2015, 1 Comment

    Our energy system is undergoing a massive amount of change. Whether it’s converting coal plants to natural gas, incorporating intermittent renewable sources like solar and wind farms, or dealing with [...]

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    STEM Girls 4 Social Good
    August 19, 2015, 1 Comment

    Booz Allen Hamilton launched a new initiative in July called STEM Girls 4 Social Good, an effort to bring together professionals and University students with STEM backgrounds to work on [...]

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    Digital Divide Data Changes Lives in Laos
    August 6, 2015, No comments

    Korthao Xaipor embodies the values of diligence and ambition that young people need to succeed. After being recruited by Digital Divide Data (DDD), he harnessed his ambition into a successful [...]