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Innovations at NJIT
June 10, 2016
A team of medical personnel, emergency management specialists and drone technology experts, including professionals from NJIT’s New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), conducted the first... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
June 8, 2016
How do organisms without brains make decisions? Most of life is brainless and the vast majority of organisms on Earth lack neurons altogether. Plants, fungi and bacteria must all cope with the... read more!
Scene & Heard
May 10, 2016
Astronomers across the globe took to their telescopes Monday to observe a rare planetary event known as the Transit of Mercury, in which the planet – seen as a tiny, dark disk – crept... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
April 26, 2016
More than 170 world leaders gathered at United Nations headquarters on Earth Day this April to sign the Paris treaty on climate change, which calls for sharp reductions in carbon emissions linked... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
April 19, 2016
Somenath Mitra, a distinguished professor of chemistry and environmental science at NJIT and a groundbreaking researcher in the field of environmental monitoring, was inducted last week into the... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
April 18, 2016
A 3D-gaming device that will immerse players in contests against ogres, aliens and menacing spiders to correct a vision disorder that causes blurriness and headaches, sapping attention and,... read more!
Faculty Profile
April 12, 2016
Mercury: We know that substantial amounts of this highly toxic element are released into the atmosphere through the burning of coal and petroleum for fuel and the incineration of our... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 5, 2016
The specter of a geomagnetic solar storm with the ferocity to disrupt communications satellites, knock out GPS systems, shut down air travel and quench lights, computers and telephones in... read more!
Faculty Profile
March 24, 2016
NJIT researchers have identified unique anatomical features in a species of blind, walking cavefish in Thailand that enable the fish to walk and climb waterfalls in a manner comparable to... read more!
Faculty Profile
March 17, 2016
A Starr is BornIt’s said that the most revolutionary ideas are often the result of spontaneous creativity.For Starr Roxanne Hiltz (Distinguished Professor Emerita of information systems at... read more!