Fryxell Geology Museum, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL

Fryxell Geology Museum, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL

Tucked away in the Swenson Hall of Geosciences on the campus of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois is the wonderful Fryxell Geology Museum.  The museum was named for Augustana geology professor Fritiof Fryxell who amassed an impressive collection of fossils and minerals during his career.  Many more have been added…

This Device Translates Text To Braille in Real Time

This Device Translates Text To Braille in Real Time

In the wee hours of Valentine's day last year, a team of six women, all MIT engineering undergraduates, sat exhausted but exhilarated. Their table strewn with colorful wires, post it notes, food wrappers, scraps of papers, shapes cut from cardboard. This was no craft project gone awry. The team had…

New smart contact lens for diabetics introduced — ScienceDaily

New smart contact lens for diabetics introduced — ScienceDaily

A team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has recently introduced a new biosensing contact lens capable of detecting glucose levels in patients with diabetes.This breakthrough has been jointly conducted by Professor Jang-Ung Park in the School of Materials Science and Engineering and Professor Franklin Bien in the School of Electrical…

What’s Happening? The Geology Time Trail  gains boulders from local historic quarries and more

What’s Happening? The Geology Time Trail gains boulders from local historic quarries and more

Loaded and ready to roll, three boulders en route to the Geology Time Trail at PCC. Pictured are Cindy Smith (Crossroads Through Time); Penrose Trucking owner Rich Jansen; Tracy Matthews, general manager of Rocky Mountain Landscape Materials; and Jim Nelson (Crossroads Through Time). (Cindy Smith / Courtesy Photo)The Geology Time…

Forget about it: A material that mimics the brain — ScienceDaily

Forget about it: A material that mimics the brain — ScienceDaily

Inspired by human forgetfulness -- how our brains discard unnecessary data to make room for new information -- scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, in collaboration with Brookhaven National Laboratory and three universities, conducted a recent study that combined supercomputer simulation and X-ray characterization of…

15 Great Geology Pages to Follow on Facebook

15 Great Geology Pages to Follow on Facebook

Facebook isn't just a social network – it can be an amazing resource for lovers of the good science of rock-breaking. If you want to fill your feed with jaw-dropping geology, splodey mountains, and lots of sparkly rocks, here's the list you need. Well, the first list, anyway. You can…

Basic Reservoir Geology

Basic Reservoir Geology

Reservoir_geology Some Basic Knowledge about Reservoir Geology... Hope it adds more in our knowledge... -Wihaga Khresna-Read More

Googie: Architecture of the Space Age

Googie: Architecture of the Space Age

Before I moved to Los Angeles (almost 2 years ago now) I had never heard the word . In fact, when a friend — a native Californian — used the term I initially thought it must have something to do with Google. I didn’t know the word, but I definitely…

Free photo Crystal Caves Tourism Mysterious Bermuda Geology

Free photo Crystal Caves Tourism Mysterious Bermuda Geology

× CoffeePublic DomainCrystal Caves Tourism Mysterious Bermuda GeologyLicense to use Creative Commons Zero - CC0. You are free to use for many purposes without worrying issues copyright because this photo is TRUE FREE. We just want you to back a referral link to Max Pixel (optional).If it is helpful to…

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