The Broadband Center of Excellence at UNH (BCoE) has issued a request for proposals: Smart Communities/Smart Campuses.
Although there are different definitions of Smart Cities/ Towns/ Communities/ Campuses, most focus on communities that utilize information and communication technology through innovative applications and integrated systems to improve sustainability, economic competitiveness,...
The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) last week released Doing Global Science: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise, a “new publication that offers guidance on conducting research responsibly in a research environment that is increasingly international and multidisciplinary.”
According to the IAP press release, Doing Global Science offers “guidance on responsible conduct...
Dr. Michael Lauer NIH's Deputy Director for Extramural Research discusses, in his January 11th post, updates on addressing rigor in NIH applications.
He gives the following link for helpful resources NIH Office of Extramural Research (OER) web page on rigor and reproducibility, which will connect you to a variety of resources from OER and NIH.
He highlights important timeline changes for...
The number of scientific misconduct scandals may appear to be on the rise if you follow social media outlets such as RetractionWatch, the Office of Research Integrity’s (ORI) website, or, for the really high profile ones such as the Riken Institute stem cell scandal, the media in general.
Scientific/research misconduct is defined by the federal government as “….as fabrication, falsification, or...
Any person exposed to cold environments may be at risk for cold stress related illnesses and injuries. UNH students, faculty, and staff should be aware of the signs and symptoms of cold stress as well as the methods to prevent cold stress and other winter hazards.
Factors That Contribute to Cold Stress
When most people think of cold stress they think of frigid temperatures or blizzard like...