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Built In LA’s 50 Startups to Watch in 2018

Pasadena-based Brainjolt, ObEN, and Virtualitics made the list of young companies poised to make a significant impact in 2018. Read More

Ayzenberg sp[a]ce New Exhibition

The Pasadena non-profit art gallery that showcases the work of progressive local and international artists just opened a new exhibition called Movement + Narrative. Read More

Volunteers Needed for STEAM Classes!

STEAM:CODERS is looking for some volunteers in the Pasadena area to help with their series of introductory coding classes, for girls in grades 1-4, during March, Women’s History Month. Classes will take place on Saturday mornings from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM on the following dates; March 10th, 17th, and 24th. Learn More

 

Science

New NASA Space Sensors to Address Key Earth Science Questions

Why is the Arctic warming faster than the rest of the planet? Does mineral dust warm or cool the atmosphere? NASA has selected two new creative research proposals to develop small, space-based instruments that will tackle these fundamental questions about our home planet and its environment. Read More

New Process Allows 3-D Printing of Nanoscale Metal Structures

A new process developed at Caltech could be used in a wide variety of applications, from building tiny medical implants to creating 3-D logic circuits on computer chips to engineering ultralightweight aircraft components. Read More

New Study Finds Sea Level Rise Accelerating

The rate of global sea level rise has been accelerating in recent decades, rather than increasing steadily, according to a new study based on 25 years of NASA and European satellite data. Read More

 

Technology

Everything You Need to Know About Chatbots in Ecommerce

Learning how to set up your business for conversational commerce isn’t always clear since bot technology is still developing. To help sellers out, Sellbrite created a guide that covers everything from defining exactly what a chatbot does to measuring your bot’s ROI. Read More