Announcing The 2015 DuPont Challenge National Science Essay Winners

Announcing The 2015 DuPont Challenge National Science Essay Winners
Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) April 22, 2015 DuPont is pleased to announce the winners and honorable mentions of The 2015 DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition. Nearly 9,000 middle and high school students from the United States, Canada and their territories submitted science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) essays. Six top winners were chosen for their combination ...

University of North Carolina Student Teams Selected to Compete in Neuro Startup Challenge

University of North Carolina Student Teams Selected to Compete in Neuro Startup Challenge
Chapel Hill, N.C. (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 Four teams of PhD students at the University of North Carolina have been selected to compete in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Neuro Startup Challenge. In the global challenge, teams of students and entrepreneurs compete to commercialize 16 NIH-conceived inventions involving therapeutics, diagnostics, prognostics and medical ...

Call for Entries: The 2015 DuPont Challenge Competition

Call for Entries: The 2015 DuPont Challenge Competition
Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) November 13, 2014 Inspiring the next generation of innovators at the forefront of scientific discovery has been a goal of The DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition for the past 29 years. This year, The DuPont Challenge is pleased to announce a new division and expanded grade levels: the new Elementary Division ...

Scientists Challenge Seafood Ecolabeling & Sustainability Standards

New Orleans, Louisiana (PRWEB) November 06, 2014 Senior scientists and fishery managers from leading fishing nations concluded three days of talks on the status of fisheries and sustainability of seafood at the fourth annual Science and Sustainability Forum (SSF) which called for the re-evaluation of seafood ecolabelling guidelines that many say are being misapplied particularly ...