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    04.05.17 — IC | Computer and Communication Sciences A collaboration between EPFL and the University of Leipzig led to a new record in the field of cryptography. The research team was able to break a code of exceptional length with very advanced mathematical methods and massive computational power. Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — EssentialTech EssentialTech's methodology and approach is presented in a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Prof. Gräff's Lab Recently published study reveals DNA methylation differences between grey and white matter. Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Bioinspired Projects Platform EPFL's Bioinspired Platform Coordiantor, Darja Dubravcic gave a TEDx talk: 9 million sustainable solutions Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Bioinspired Projects Platform 3.5.2017. A team made of EPFL and UNIL students has created a model of a Bioinspired electric patch that uses heat to recharge electrical devices on the go. The project was part of the international Biomimicry Global Design Challenge on the topic of Climate Change and was mentored by EPFL Bioinspired Projects Platform. Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Bioinspired Projects Platform 08.05.2017 The Seminars start at 13h15 in MXF1.  Prof Speck is a leading scientists in the domain of bioinspired materials. his presentation will focus on his lates research on plant inspired materials for building construction, with the focus on lightweight and damping materials Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies The "Architecture and Urban Planning Day" was held on April 28 at the Littoral Rinks and at Microcity, the new branch of EPFL in Neuchâtel. At this occasion, a number of professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds exchanged opinions on the topic "Sagacity and Density". These experts included notably Vincent Callebaut, Jean-Philippe Lassal, Prof. Luca Ortelli of the Construction and Conservation Laboratory and Prof. Emmanuel Rey of the Laboratory of Architecture and Sustainable Technologies (LAST) Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Massive open online courses Moocs It is well known that water treatment at the household level can lead to dramatic improvements in drinking water quality. But does Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage (HWTS) also have global relevance? What are the potential treatment solutions and how do they function? Is there a standard strategy for successful HWTS implementation, or can we identify key components which make programs more likely to succeed? Read the whole article
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    03.05.17 — Mediacom A new publication, a panel discussion and projects by EPFL students consider the future of alpine villages and their often-abandoned architectural heritage – particularly their emblematic granaries. Read the whole article