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Researchers use mobile phone data to predict employment shocks

Northeastern Uni­ver­sity com­pu­ta­tional social sci­en­tist David Lazer and his inter­dis­ci­pli­nary research team have demonstrated that mobile phone data can be used to quickly and accu­rately detect, track, and pre­dict changes […]


On-demand X-rays at Synchrotron Light Sources

Consumers are now in the era of “on-demand” entertainment, in which they have access to the books, music and movies they want thanks to the internet. Likewise, scientists who use […]


Jaundice-treating blanket newest MSU startup

A new medical device that will improve the way infants with jaundice are treated is one step closer to market, thanks to a partnership between a new Michigan State University […]