Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

May 23, 1996
Budget Strained California Universities More Cuts Under Federal R&D Funding Proposals
Reductions in federal R&D programs proposed by Congress and the White House could compound continuing cutbacks in state funding for California's colleges and universities, according to a new report by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

Digital Speech Analysis Tests Sobriety
Slurred speech is often a sure sign that someone's been drinking.

Children Become Gorillas In VR Zoo
Visitors to Zoo Atlanta learned what it was like to be part of a gorilla family at a virtual reality demonstration held May 15.

DNA Imaging to Design Better Drugs
Designing drugs and knowing exactly how they work may have just gotten easier, thanks to researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to