Gerhard Fischer, a professor of computer science, hosted a lecture about Massively Open Online Courses and their impacts on modern education.
Senior mathematical sciences major Tomer Reiter is the second Carnegie Mellon student to receive the Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
Student Pugwash is a non-advocacy, educational organization that discusses the implications of science. This article is a summary of last week’s discussion about how the media portrays science.
This week's How Things Work explains the science of polar vortices.
This week's SciTech Briefs are about dogs' responses to facial expressions, online dating, marijuana munchies, GMO apples, possible HIV vaccine, and telescopic contact lenses.
Lorrie Cranor, professor of computer science and engineering and public policy at CMU, hosted a lecture on password security.