May 24, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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Facial-recognition technology proves its mettle

In a study that evaluated some of the latest in automatic facial recognition technology, researchers were able to quickly identify one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects from law enforcement video, an experiment that demonstrated the value of such… Continue reading

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February 6, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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Understanding microbes blowing in the wind

With help from a wind tunnel and the latest DNA technology, scientists are shedding light on the travel patterns of microbes in soils carried off by strong winds. The work has implications for soil health and could lead to management practices that min… Continue reading

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June 25, 2012
by Kaid Benfield
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When values collide: balancing green technology and historic buildings

Kaid Benfield, Director, Sustainable Communities, Washington, DC
 
I believe that historic preservation in the right context – a healthy neighborhood – can be intrinsically green.  Most historic buildings, at leas… Continue reading

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