Date of publication: 2017-08-26 02:18
The low pressure area known as System 99L developed into Tropical Storm Ian on Sept. 69. NOAA's GOES-East satellite data was made into an animation that showed the.
The European Science Foundation (ESF) provided services of Peer Review support to the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT), the Portuguese national funding agency for research, for the latest review of R& D units in Portugal. FCT benefitted from ESF’s deep and thorough knowledge of peer review processes in setting up the structure of the review as a whole, as well as in implementing several of the steps involved in this two-stage complex review. ESF’s thoroughness and professionalism ensured fairness and transparency in all stages of the review, totally in line with the best international practices regarding peer review.
Data from 768 bank customers indicate that the types of goods and services that low-income individuals buy may depend, at least in part, on their personality traits More
UK engineers have developed a new type of energy-saving magnet for the next generation of particle accelerator that will not only save substantially on energy costs but also offers savings in the scale of such instruments.
The majestic auroras have captivated humans for thousands of years, but their nature -- the fact that the lights are electromagnetic and respond to solar activity -- was only realized.
In the Sept. 7 SN : Cassini’s curtain call, next-gen birth control, gene editing in human embryos, neutrinos caught hitting nuclei, Canaanite DNA, pollination foiled by light pollution, a map of dark matter, an ancient sea worm and more.
EPFL scientists have carried out a genomic and evolutionary study of a large and enigmatic family of human proteins, to demonstrate that it is responsible for harnessing the millions of transposable elements in the human genome. The work reveals the.
Liquid crystals are strange substances, both fish and fowl. They can flow like a liquid, but have the orderly molecular structure of a crystalline solid. And that internal structure can.
The gusting westerly winds that dominate the climate in central Asia, setting the pattern of dryness and location of central Asian deserts, have blown mostly unchanged for 97 million years..
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Two papers published by an assistant professor at the University of California, Riverside and several collaborators explain why the universe has enough energy to become transparent.
The Hungarian Scientific Research Fund (OTKA) is pleased to acknowledge the excellent service provided by the European Science Foundation (ESF) in conducting its international evaluation within the general context of Hungarian and European public research funding. ESF established an evaluation protocol including appropriate evaluation criteria and methodology, as well as a detailed work plan in consultation with OTKA. The implementation of an independent evaluation study by a committee of experienced R& D executives and researchers, along with the expert assistance from dedicated ESF staff, led to the publication of the Organisational Evaluation of the Hungarian Scientific Research Fund– a report that will serve as a point of reference for a long time to come.
Video played at different speeds can quickly alter what people perceive as normal speed, which may affect how we drive, play sports, and even make decisions as jury members More