Winners Announced for 2014 Siemens We Can Change World Challenge

Premier competition empowers students nationwide to tackle the country‚Äôs most pressing environmental issues and earn more than $300,000 in scholarships, savings bonds and more ISELIN, … more

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Cogito Webinar: How to Think About Thinking About College

This webinar is for Cogito members only. Read below for instructions on how to attend. “How to Think About Thinking About College” Wednesday, May 7, … more

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Scientists Discover Brain’s Anti-distraction System

Two Simon Fraser University psychologists have made a brain-related discovery that could revolutionize doctors’ perception and treatment of attention-deficit disorders. This discovery opens up the … more

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PHOTO BY MICHAEL LAMPERT/Eleanor Fadely (from left), Emma Harnisch, Anton Schuster and Cameron Johnson developed a device that uses quantum dots and body heat to generate energy to run pacemakers, defibrillators and other medical implants.

Project Spotlight: Harvesting Body Heat to Power Medical Implants

Millions of people around the world rely on pacemakers, defibrillators, and other medical implants that use a series of electrical impulses to keep their bodies … more

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Sodam Yi and So Young Lee: Preliminary Work

Before we undergo main experiment, we questioned about several criteria to make our experiment. The probability of reaction going in right direction The thermodynamic calculations … more

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