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Computer engineers: Virtual patients also experience racial bias

Computer engineers: Virtual patients also experience racial bias

Published: Jun 26th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For black people, it doesn’t matter whether their color shows up in pigments or pixels. Doctors may be less likely to heed their complaints either way.

With $50 million, Florida universities to focus on renewable energy

Published: Jun 26th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — With the cost of gas and electricity rising seemingly by the day, Florida’s universities will work together on research aimed at boosting a largely untapped resource: renewable energy.

Researchers develop neural implant that learns with the brain

Researchers develop neural implant that learns with the brain

Published: Jun 24th, 2008

Video | Audio interview with Justin Sanchez GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Devices known as brain-machine interfaces could someday be used routinely to help paralyzed patients and amputees control prosthetic limbs with […]

University of Florida professor designs plasma-propelled flying saucer

University of Florida professor designs plasma-propelled flying saucer

Published: Jun 11th, 2008

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Flying saucers may soon be more fact than mere science fiction.