Washington and Lee University has just completed the first phase of a three million dollar solar energy project...and as Charles Fishburne tells us in this Science Matters report , it will help provide power and enhance the school's green footprint.
VCU has just received a 2.9 million dollar contract to help develop a new class of permanent magnets for use in future electric cars and generators. Charles Fishburne has more in this Science Matters report.
Researchers at VCU say our life experiences are important influences on our levels of anxiety and depression and that we are not simply “just born that way.” Charles Fishburne talked with Kenneth Kendler, principal investigator for the study.
Researchers at VCU and the College of William and Mary, say that a valuable satellite-tracking shorebird survived a hurricane and several thousand miles of travel over open water, only to be shot by hunters on Guadaloupe. Charles Fishburne reports.
A Virginia based satellite company has just been awarded a 135 million dollar NASA contract to design, build and test an earth sciences satellite. Charles Fishburne has more in this Science Matters Report.
Researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Tech are working to develop a single compound that may one day enhance the diagnosis, imaging, and treatment of brain tumors. John Ogle reports.