Science and Technology
Posted: August 28, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 28, 2015 at 11:07 am
Minibot, a pint-size humanoid robot, weighs less than five pounds and can be controlled and manipulated with virtual reality gear by amateur users who have little or no training.
Posted: August 28, 2015 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: August 27, 2015 at 11:26 am
George Mason planetary professor Michael Summers is one of about 20 members of the international New Horizons mission.
Posted: August 25, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 24, 2015 at 3:42 pm
Schreifels began the endowment in 2008 with $3,000 received from Mason for a Teaching Excellence Award and said he donates each month from his paycheck. Colleagues have pledged as much as a dime for every mile he runs.
Posted: August 24, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 25, 2015 at 11:28 am
Marshes provide natural protection from the flooding that hurricanes bring. But which plants work best, how many, and how far they should stretch from the shore is a question for this Mason team.
Posted: August 20, 2015 at 10:53 am
Mason ranks 46th for social sciences and 47th for economics and business.
Posted: August 20, 2015 at 5:01 am, Last Updated: August 20, 2015 at 11:12 am
Tech wiz Ali Reza Manouchehri brings a philosophical view to his entrepreneurial activities.