Innovation

  • December 14, 2015

    Initiative to assess best practices for protecting Delaware Watershed

    How will climate change affect the Delaware watershed and the region's water supply? That's the "elephant in the atmosphere," as t...
  • December 10, 2015

    Phillies extending nets to protect against flying bats, foul balls

    The Philadelphia Phillies are trying to make the ballpark a little safer for fans next season.
  • December 10, 2015

    With personalized approach, new drugs on the horizon for leukemia patients

    Drugs used to shrink tumors in ovarian and skin cancer might be enlisted soon to treat chronic lymphocytic leukemia or CLL.
  • December 7, 2015

    Jersey scientists probe mystery of army ant ‘living’ bridges

    In the rainforests of South and Central America, roving colonies of predatory army ants form trails hundreds of meters long, with soldiers moving upwa...
  • December 3, 2015

    City committee OKs 15-year deal with Comcast, full Council to vote next week

    A deal for a new 15-year franchise agreement between the city of Philadelphia and Comcast has won the approval of a City Council committee.
  • December 2, 2015

    Drexel scientists develop new material for sopping up oil spills

    The next time there's a massive oil spill like 2010's Deepwater Horizon, which released nearly five million gallons of oil into the Gulf of ...
  • November 28, 2015

    Philly inspectors get 'new eyes' on vacant, potentially unsafe buildings

    Philadelphia has a new tool that could help the city more quickly identify potentially vacant and unsafe properties.
  • November 25, 2015

    Kiva Zip Philadelphia celebrates one year and $313K in loans

    The good news is the batch freezer used by Weckerly's Ice Cream is struggling to keep up with demand. That's also the bad news.
Your browser is out-of-date!

Some features of this website (and others) may not work correctly with Internet Explorer 8 and below. Click below and we'll show you your upgrade options (they're free). -your friends at NewsWorks. Update my browser now

×