When Karl Griswold’s daughter was a year old she got a skin infection that turned out to be MRSA, or Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, a potentially deadly or disfiguring bacteria. Griswold was dismayed by the treatment.
STOCKHOLM - U.S. academics Paul Milgrom and Robert Wilson won the 2020 Nobel Economics on Monday for work on auctions hailed as benefiting buyers and sellers around the world of everything from fishing quotas to aircraft landing slots.
BRUSSELS - Alphabet's Google plans to pay $1 billion to publishers globally for their news over the next three years, its CEO said on Thursday, a step that could help it win over a powerful group amid heightened regulatory scrutiny worldwide.
The closure of the STEM Discovery Lab at the University of New Hampshire in Manchester was jarring, said director Sarah Grosvenor. “We had kids in our classrooms one day, and the next day it was all canceled,” she said.
BAE SYSTEMS, the state’s largest manufacturing employer, has established several educational programs that promote science, technology, engineering and math, including Girls Who Code, Women in Technology and its popular Microelectronics Boot Camp.
WHEN THE COVID-19 pandemic hit New Hampshire last spring and school districts across the state shifted to remote learning status, some school officials feared the impact the move might have on STEAM Ahead NH at Manchester High School West.
IN 2012, THE UNIVERSITY System of New Hampshire committed to double the number of STEM-educated graduates from its institutions by 2025, a pledge made in response to growing demand across several industries.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Commerce Department said it will issue an order Friday that will bar people in the United States from downloading Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok starting on September 20.
SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc is about five to 10 years away from being able to bring to market "true" augmented reality glasses, its chief scientist told Reuters, as the company released plans to launch a first generation product next year.
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump urged his fellow Republicans on Wednesday to go for "much higher numbers" in a coronavirus aid bill, as Washington remained deadlocked over economic relief from the crisis ahead of the Nov. 3 elections. "Go for the much higher numbers, Republicans, it all …
STOCKHOLM/TOKYO - Microsoft will on Tuesday launch its Xbox cloud gaming service priced at $1 for new users' first month, in a major drive to attract casual gamers with the promise of cutting ties to the living room and as competition with Sony heats up.
Students from the Academy for Science and Design in Nashua have created a device for the International Space Station that is receiving accolades in a prestigious coding competition. The team of five seniors has advanced to the fourth and final round of the national NASA and Texas Instruments…
WANNA LET OFF some STEAM? Netflix debuts “Emily’s Wonder Lab,” a kid-friendly exposure to the laboratory hosted by professional science enthusiast Emily Calandrelli. The West Virginia native has been blending science education and entertainment since graduating from MIT. She’s a frequent con…
Video conferencing company Zoom Video Communications Inc said on Monday it was trying to address a partial outage that left thousands of users in the United States unable to log in to work meetings or attend classes remotely.
CHICAGO, Aug 24 (Reuters) - American Airlines said it is preparing to begin spraying its airplane cabins with a disinfectant proven to fight COVID-19 on surfaces for up to seven days that has been granted emergency approval by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for use in Texas.
TikTok said on Saturday it plans to file a lawsuit on Monday against President Donald Trump’s executive order prohibiting transactions with the popular short video app and its Chinese parent ByteDance, confirming an earlier Reuters report.
WASHINGTON - Sharks have more complex social lives than previously known, as shown by a study finding that gray reef sharks in the Pacific Ocean cultivate surprising social networks with one another and develop bonds that can endure for years.
OAKLAND, Calif. - Alphabet Inc's Google's Android phones on Tuesday started detecting earthquakes around the world to provide data that could eventually give billions of users precious seconds of warning of a tremor nearby, with an alerting feature first rolling out in California.