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The "mean streets" of America's cities are actually more sympathetic to hybrid and plug-in vehicles than superhighways, according to the latest research news out of Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Mellon University .
Zach Miller 2013 Graduate, Brandywine Heights The platitude is true: education does change lives.
So you want to buy a hybrid car? If you are a city driver, stuck in lots of traffic, the purchase is likely to pay off, according to new research from Carnegie Mellon University.
Harry Potter fans, take heed. New surveillance software that can track the whereabouts of over a dozen people at the same time is providing researchers with their own Marauder's Map, allowing them to monitor the comings and goings of subjects in indoor settings nearly as complex as Hogwart's.
It turns out that helping others can also help you protect yourself from high blood pressure.
Vibrotactile displays mounted around the waist and back are used to study how people use vibrotactile cues to navigate in unfamiliar environments Such a device could free drivers from having to look at maps, and could also serve as a tactile guide for the visually and hearing impaired.
This June 9, 2013 file photo shows Patina Miller, left, and Billy Porter posing with their awards in the press room at the 67th Annual Tony Awards, in New York.
Wells Fargo's Walter Price says analysts aren't giving Google enough credit for growth in its mobile and video businesses and says the stock holds more opportunity than rival internet giant Yahoo.
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are using snakes as a model for a series of robots that will having capabilities ranging from search and rescue operations to medical applications.
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have joined the quest to develop a driverless car.
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a method for tracking the locations of multiple individuals in complex, indoor settings using a network of video cameras, creating something similar to the fictional Marauder's Map used by Harry Potter to track comings and goings at the Hogwarts School.
There was plenty of applause heard during the Tony Awards - and perhaps no place louder than from as far away as Pittsburgh.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. The first signs of heart disease can begin to appear during adolescence .
Older adults who volunteer can reduce their risk for hypertension by 40 percent, adding to the list of other benefits that come with helping the community out.
FRIDAY, June 14 -- Anyone who has ever been a volunteer knows that it feels good to help others, but researchers have found a less obvious benefit: volunteering can help reduce older adults' risk of high blood pressure.
Nursing home operators may soon be able to closely track resident movements using relatively few cameras, according to researchers at Carnegie Mellon University.