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  • Studying the context behind music

    Have you ever stopped to wonder about what gives a song its character? The history, the culture, and story behind a piece of music can impact the way it’s written and, as a result, how it’s heard. Meet Theresa Abalos, a junior BHA in global studies and music performance, who is working to understand the traditi...

    SciTech | April 29, 2019
  • Ebola vaccine is 97.5% effective

    Over the last few years, we have witnessed a number of Ebola epidemics that have claimed tens of thousands of lives. First appearing in 1976 in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), this rare and deadly virus spreads via contact with an infected person’s bodily fluids and can kill by causing heavy bleeding and organ failure.

    SciTech | April 22, 2019
  • Artificial intelligence creates art and music

    If you’re a student at Carnegie Mellon, you might know about the university’s role in artificial intelligence. Although an undergraduate degree in AI hasn’t been offered until last year, Carnegie Mellon has had faculty and students involved in AI for decades. From 1956, when the first AI program was created, to the i...

    SciTech | April 15, 2019
  • CMU launches air pollution monitoring app nationally

    It’s no secret that Pittsburgh has less-than-stellar air quality. Even though the region has improved dramatically since the 1940s, when coal and steel production left the city under a perpetual haze, Pittsburgh still ranks as the [10th worst metropolitan region](https://www.post-gazette...

    SciTech | April 8, 2019
  • Record labels sue Charter for ignoring copyright violations

    The internet has changed many things about how we live our lives. It has altered news, academia, and even social interactions. But, possibly most of all, the internet changed how we consume media. It became faster, easier, and (more importantly) cheaper than ever to find and download the content you were looking for.

    SciTech | April 1, 2019