Photonics interns advance | The City College of New York

Most high school students spend their summer hanging out at the mall or chilling at the shore. But each year a handful of students from NYC high schools spend their break peering through fancy microscopes at The Institute for Ultrafast Spectroscopy and Lasers (IUSL) of the City University of New York at The City College of New York.

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Sacrificing Scientific Skepticism: The Wages of Consensus – Capital Research Center

Read the previous installment of “Sacrificing Scientific Skepticism” here, and the first installment here. Summary: A veteran science journalist looks back 15-plus years of reporting on science and climate issues to offer key lessons—and warning—about climatology. Thanks to a…

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Lovie Awards honour Eve Online scientists and the inventor of the webcam | Alphr

The Lovie Awards might sound like a celebration of the very best in theatrical hams, but they’ve actually been banging the gong for technology pioneers for years. Next week is the seventh Lovie Awards – and the best and brightest in the European web scene are being honoured in London.The Lovie Awards announce the full list of winners ahead of the event. This time around this includes budding filmmakers, scientists who gather data with the help of video games, and the inventor of a fundamental part of modern communication.

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