Tech in the News
California continues to shake following yesterday’s 6.0-magnitude earthquake in Napa. Associate Professor Andrew Newman travels around the world, trying to better understand earthquakes and volcanoes.
Despite being the largest earthquake in the region in the past 25 years...
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, College of Sciences
After the economic and airline disruption caused by the now infamous Eyjafjallajökull eruption in 2010, it's not surprising that the stirring of another Iceland volcano has gained great attention. This time it’s Bardarbunga, a volcano in central Iceland. Numerous earthquakes at 5 to 10...
School of Earth and Planetary Sciences, College of Sciences
Facebook researchers recently apologized for intentionally manipulating what people saw in their newsfeeds as they conducted a study on user interaction. The researchers filtered the feeds to contain fewer positive emotional words. They...
School of Interactive Computing, College of Computing
Founder, Electronic Learning Communities Research Group Member, GVU Center