Science and Technology

Symposium to Address Challenges of Food Scarcity in Face of Climate Change

Posted: October 20, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: October 22, 2014 at 6:34 am

The world’s food supply and the health of ecosystems are topics of discussion at a climate symposium at George Mason University.

Scientist Amazed by New Research Revealing ‘Extremely Unusual’ Pluto  

Posted: October 20, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: October 20, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Perseverance pays off for George Mason scientist, a science team co-investigator on NASA’s New Horizons Pluto-Kuiper Belt Mission.

Breaking the Asynchronous Online Mold

Posted: October 16, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2014 at 5:12 pm

With synchronous delivery, students can complete assignments and review lectures on their own time while participating in scheduled online meetings.

Online Classes Bring Spanish to More Students

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2014 at 11:27 am

Online learning allows students to learn a language at their own pace.

Mason Computer Science Grads See Strong Earning Potential

Posted: October 14, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2014 at 11:28 am

A computer science degree from Mason means more earning power, a recent salary study shows.

Using 3-D Printing to Help Students Understand Calculus

Posted: October 13, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: October 14, 2014 at 6:34 am

Beginning next spring, a $20,000 grant established through the 4-VA Consortium will help George Mason University researchers find out if 3-D printing—and the resulting art—can help students more easily understand calculus.

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