What is it? Next Generation Internet (NGI) Explorers Programme is a European initiative funded under the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework (H2020). The Programme sponsors immersive missions to the United States for Top European Internet researchers and innovators, providing them with the skills, the network and the resources to accelerate their ideas.
Using nanotechnology, UCF (University of Central Florida) researchers have developed the first rapid detector for dopamine, a chemical that is believed to play a role in various diseases such as Parkinson's, depression and some cancers.
Around the world, cross-border research and development (R&D) deals are on the rise, both in public and private systems. International co-publications, global budgets, industry/university/public partnerships – all have soared in the past decade.
Scientists have been puzzling over Oumuamua ever since the mysterious space object was observed tumbling past the sun in late 2017. Given its high speed and its unusual trajectory, the reddish, stadium-sized whatever-it-is had clearly come from outside our solar system.
An article published by Euroscientist deals with the potential consequences of the US elections on science and Europe.
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