Science and Technology

Mason Leads Initiative to Record, Digitize Virginia Plant Life

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: October 23, 2014 at 6:08 pm

Approximately 350,000 specimens from Mason’s herbarium will be digitized as part of a database that will hold around 3.4 million records of plant life from the southeastern U.S.

Mason Programs Highly Ranked by Graduateprograms.com

Posted: October 24, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 3:07 pm

Engineering and public policy programs get high marks.

Social Media, Meet Theater: Musical Comedy Engages Crowd in High-Tech Way

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: October 24, 2014 at 3:09 pm

Technology provides interaction between audience and actors in The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

No Bones About It: Student Combines Interest in Art and Science with Fossil Displays

Posted: October 23, 2014 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: October 23, 2014 at 10:44 am

Paleontology appeals to a wide range of students.

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.

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