Science Current Events | Science News |

Recent Mining Current Events | Page 4

Recent Mining current events and Mining news articles. The latest Mining stories, articles, research, discoveries, current news and events from Brightsurf.
Sort By: Mining Current Events (Best Match) | Most Viewed Mining Current Events

Malware bites and how to stop it
Antivirus software running on your computer has one big weak point - if a new virus is released before the antivirus provider knows about it or before the next scheduled antivirus software update, your system can be infected. Such zero-day infections are common. View News Article (2013-08-16)

Mountaintop Mining Pollution Has Distinct Isotopic Fingerprint
Three elements commonly found at elevated levels in an Appalachian river polluted by runoff from mountaintop coal mining have distinctive chemistries that can be traced back to their source, according to a Duke University-led study.  View News Article (2013-08-16)

After millennia of mining, copper nowhere near 'peak'
New research shows that existing copper resources can sustain increasing world-wide demand for at least a century, meaning social and environmental concerns could be the most important restrictions on future copper production. View News Article (2013-07-03)

Scientists discover new mechanism regulating the immune response
Scientists at an Academy of Finland Centre of Excellence have discovered a new mechanism regulating the immune response that can leave a person susceptible to autoimmune diseases.  View News Article (2013-07-01)

Researchers Track Facial Expressions To Improve Teaching Software
Research from North Carolina State University shows that software which tracks facial expressions can accurately assess the emotions of students engaged in interactive online learning and predict the effectiveness of online tutoring sessions. View News Article (2013-06-28)

Oldest record of human-caused lead pollution detected
Humans began contributing to environmental lead pollution as early as 8,000 years ago, according to a University of Pittsburgh research report.  View News Article (2013-06-12)

NJIT researcher shows data mining EMRs can detect bad drug reactions
NJIT Assistant Professor Mei Liu, PhD, a computer scientist, has recently shown in a new study that electronic medical records can validate previously reported adverse drug reactions and report new ones.  View News Article (2013-06-06)

Predicting infectious influenza
A new computer model could help scientists predict when a particular strain of avian influenza might become infectious from bird to human, according to a report to be published in the International Journal Data Mining and Bioinformatics. View News Article (2013-05-21)

Twitter Analysis Shows Boston Bombings Had Little Effect on Immigration Reform Conversations
An analysis by researchers at the Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) at George Mason University shows that the Boston Marathon bombings had little effect on conversations on social media regarding immigration reform. View News Article (2013-05-08)

Soils in newly forested areas store substantial carbon that could help offset climate change
Surface appearances can be so misleading: In most forests, the amount of carbon held in soils is substantially greater than the amount contained in the trees themselves. View News Article (2013-04-02)

Sort By: Mining Current Events (Best Match) | Most Viewed Mining Current Events
© 2014