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World Vision Challenge: Low-Cost Chlorine Monitoring for Rural Piped Water Systems

The introduction of chlorination as a means to disinfect and safeguard public drinking water represents one of the most impactful public health advances in recorded history. Despite the well documented public health benefits, however, the use of chlorination in rural water supply systems in sub-Saharan Africa remains low. One factor limiting its use is the […]

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World Vision Challenge: Low-Cost Chlorine Monitoring for Rural Piped Water Systems

The introduction of chlorination as a means to disinfect and safeguard public drinking water represents one of the most impactful public health advances in recorded history. Despite the well documented public health benefits, however, the use of chlorination in rural water supply systems in sub-Saharan Africa remains low. One factor limiting its use is the […]

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Breakdown of Gene Coordination During Aging Suggests a Substantial Challenge to Longevity

A novel computational method that quantifies for the first time the coordination level between different genes reveals a new hallmark of aging which could require a change of course in current efforts to develop healthy-aging treatments. Image credit: Pixabay (Free Pixabay license) Although all humans share similar changes during aging such as gray hair, wrinkles, […]

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Breakdown of Gene Coordination During Aging Suggests a Substantial Challenge to Longevity

A novel computational method that quantifies for the first time the coordination level between different genes reveals a new hallmark of aging which could require a change of course in current efforts to develop healthy-aging treatments. Image credit: Pixabay (Free Pixabay license) Although all humans share similar changes during aging such as gray hair, wrinkles, […]

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Small Steps, BIG IMPACT Challenge

We are committed to making the battle against climate change a battle we can win!  This means people need to practice climate saving activities on a daily basis and as part of everything they do. Image credit: Gerd Altmann / Pixabay The typical approach to promote climate change is to unleash depressing news, daunting statistics […]

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Riiid AIEd Challenge 2020 | Technology Org

In 2018, 260 million children weren’t attending school. At the same time, more than half of these young students didn’t meet minimum reading and math standards. Education was already in a tough place when COVID-19 forced most countries to temporarily close schools. Image credit: Wallpoper/Wikipedia/Public Domain Riiid Labs, an AI solutions provider delivering creative disruption […]

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A2A Challenge: Designing a Compact Underground Electrical Substation

As the second-largest Distribution System Operator in Italy and being in charge of development and maintenance of the electricity grid in a key metropolitan area as Milan, UNARETI (an A2A Company) is seeking new designs to develop compact underground electrical substations for urban areas. This Theoretical Challenge requires only a written proposal. Overview Existing electrical […]

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A2A Challenge: Designing a Compact Underground Electrical Substation

As the second-largest Distribution System Operator in Italy and being in charge of development and maintenance of the electricity grid in a key metropolitan area as Milan, UNARETI (an A2A Company) is seeking new designs to develop compact underground electrical substations for urban areas. This Theoretical Challenge requires only a written proposal. Overview Existing electrical […]

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A2A Challenge: Waste to Energy Optimization

A2A Ambiente, a part of the A2A Group and the Seeker for this Challenge, designs, builds and manages the collection systems and plants for the sorting, treatment and transformation of waste into material or energy. It is looking for a collaboration partner to develop a system to optimize the performance and efficiency of its waste-to-energy plants by reducing […]