Imperial Valley News
Arlington, Virginia - Scientific diplomacy took a giant step forward as Chief of Naval Research (CNR) Rear Adm. Mat Winter officially opened the new Office of Naval Research (ONR) Global office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 24.
West Lafayette, Indiana - Researchers have created a new "plasmonic oxide material" that could make possible devices for optical communications that are at least 10 times faster than conventional technologies.
Sacramento, California - Incentive programs available to farmers and local communities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will be the focus of the California State Board of Food and Agriculture meeting on Tuesday, August 4th, 2015. The meeting will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the California Department of Food and Agriculture, 1220 ‘N’ Street – Main Auditorium, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Washington, DC - The nation's schools have been quick to adopt STEM focused education, "but the study of science, technology, engineering and math in a vacuum stymies innovation and invention. It is the knowledge of history that puts America's innovative and inventive spirit into context and encourages even greater achievements," according to history advocate David Bruce Smith.
Washington, DC - On the old game show “Password,” the host whispered a word to contestants, who then gave clues to celebrities. The first to guess correctly advanced to the Lighting Round. The loser went home with a year’s supply of car wax.
Gilroy, California - The latest segment in the Growing California video series, a partnership with California Grown, is ‘Gilroy’s Glory.’