Professor’s technology outsmarts Google

By Rachel Coker On Mar 25, 2009

billion pages, is about 15 times larger. Google, which relies on a “crawler” to examine pages and catalog them for future searches, can search about 20 billion pages. Web crawlers...… Read more


Exploring the value of ‘Energy Star’ homes

By Todd R. McAdam On Oct 29, 2014

The numbers in neat columns tell — column by column, page by page — a story spread out across Carmen Carrión-Flores’ desk at Binghamton University. It’s a great story, she...… Read more


Breakthrough may have implications for superconductors

By Rachel Coker On Jul 21, 2011

...collaborated on this paper with researchers at Cornell University, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Harvard University and institutions in the Netherlands, Japan and the United Kingdom. To read the paper, visit http://www.sciencemag.org/content/333/6041/426.full....… Read more


Sonnenfeld honored for distinguished service

By Katie Ellis On Dec 15, 2004

...two U.S. patents and one from Canada, and is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Association of Immunologists, the American Society for Microbiology, the American Society for...… Read more


Researchers explore altruism’s unexpected ally — selfishness

By Rachel Coker On May 5, 2008

...PNAS (http://www.pnas.org/papbyrecent.shtml). They point out that selfish individuals have their own incentive to get rid of other selfish individuals within their own group. Eldakar and Wilson consider a behavioral strategy...… Read more


Computer scientists empower citizen scientists

By Karen Hoffmann On Mar 24, 2010

...the lake and the level of the lake water. Today, the organization uses science to better advocate for the environmental vitality of the lake and its watershed. To that end,...… Read more


$1.4M grant boosts interdisciplinary research

By Gail Glover On May 24, 2010

...Institute (HHMI) HHMI, a nonprofit medical research organization that ranks as one of the nation’s largest philanthropies, plays a powerful role in advancing biomedical research and science education in the...… Read more