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TEDx: "Alternative Futures of Science Funding"

Eisenkop discussed websites like Experiment.com, which take the same approach as the website Kickstarter to fund science research projects. The sites enable donors to contribute to the projects that they think have ...


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TEDx: "The Mathematics of Love"

Hannah Fry, a mathematician and complexity scientist at the University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, discussed ‘the mathematics of love’ during her TEDx talk at Binghamton University. ...


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TEDx: "Bitcoin: the organism"

For Jeff Garzik, core developer for Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency may be the biggest game changer since the Internet. ...


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TEDx: "The Greatest Spectacle You've Never Seen"

Highlighting that it’s more than just a sport from “Downton Abbey,” Sebastian Walker presented cricket as having the power to unite cultures during his TEDx talk on Sunday. ...


Science & Research

Students, faculty share their research at Binghamton University

Every year, BU professors, graduate students and undergraduates work together and separately to engage in high-level research projects with the goal of publishing their work. ...


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Jonathan Moreno examines the military application of neuroscience

As a part of the theme of ethics for Research Days, Jonathan Moreno explored the military application of neuroscience and modern technology while examining their morality and legality. ...


Science & Research

Melinda Momplaisir explores the relationship between law and society

Two of the biggest social movements in American history were the Civil Rights Movement and the feminist movement. Melinda Momplaisir is combing through history to study the interconnectedness and importance of these ...


Science & Research

Jin Woo Lee explores future roles of nanotechnology in medicine

Conducting research in what he calls a relatively new field, Jin Woo Lee will be displaying his ongoing exploration of micro and nanotechnology at this year’s Research Days. ...


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Binghamton University student researches effects of mitochondrial variations in yeast

For one Binghamton University student, a trip to the Nature Preserve doesn’t mean watching the sunset on the bridge — it means collecting yeast. Ray Futia, a junior majoring in biology whose...


Science & Research

BU Research Days to focus on ethics

The event, which takes place from Wednesday to Friday, features a keynote speaker, tours, talks by professors and over 80 students participating in poster presentations of their research. ...