Daily Archives: January 3, 2020

‘Uncanny Valley’ charts a tech pilgrim’s progress

In her extraordinary new book, “Uncanny Valley,” Anna Wiener recounts what made her, a 25-year-old woman with an “affectedly analog” life in New York City, abandon her job at a literary agency in 2013 to work for tech startups, and what eventually — fi...

By | 2020-01-03T21:41:30+00:00 January 3rd, 2020|Media|

UAB receives grant for atomic force microscope

An atomic force microscope for research is making headway at UAB. The National Science Foundation awarded the school a $314,912 research instrumentation grant for the tool. UAB said the microscope is being used for both interdisciplinary materials re...

By | 2020-01-03T20:48:20+00:00 January 3rd, 2020|Education|