Science & Technology Archive

March 19, 2014

 

Damage from the Kokomo tornado.

Howard County Gets New Emergency Alert System

Kokomo is unprotected by tornado sirens and has relied on emergency alert radios. The new system calls residents' cell phones.

March 14, 2014

 

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Former Purdue President To Head National Science Foundation

President France Cordova has been approved as the director of the National Science Foundation.

March 4, 2014

 

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Senate Passes Bill Requiring Warrants For Tech Surveillance

Legislators are also considering a bill to block police from using scanners to download information from cell phones.

March 4, 2014

 

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Study: Cameras In Indiana Courtrooms Don’t Disrupt Trials

A study conducted in Lake County courtrooms found the presence of cameras in courtrooms do not disrupt trials.

February 28, 2014

 

IU's supercomputer Big Red II is surpassed only by Purdue's new supercomputer

IU Partners With Digital Chicago Lab

IU is partnering with The Digital Lab for Manufacturing, an innovative digital research lab in Chicago worth $320 million.

February 28, 2014

 

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New Area Code Will Affect How Hoosiers Communicate

The additional area code will be added using an "overlay" method which will require everyone in the 812 area to start dialing 10 digit phone numbers.

February 27, 2014

 

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Crane Naval Base Trees Harvested To Restore ‘Old Ironsides’

The white oak trees at Naval Support Activity Crane are similar to the timber originally used to build the USS Constitution.

February 27, 2014

 

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Dad’s Age At Conception Helps Shape A Child’s Brain

A study from Indiana University proves the age of a father at a baby's conception affects development later on in life.

February 21, 2014

 

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Viking 300 flies at Ft. Carson's Camp Red

How Are Drones Being Used Outside Of The Military?

Proponents of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are trying to change how the public perceives drones.

February 21, 2014

 

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Indiana Schools And Libraries Increasing Broadband Access

School districts and libraries around the state are starting to take part in an FCC grant that expands broadband access in rural areas.

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