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Kevin E. Patterson

Science Fair and Square: Presentation Tips for Young Einsteins (And Their Parents!)

Just suppose…hospital cafeterias can be more germ-ridden than kiddie arcades.  Canine saliva doesn’t kill general bacteria.  The “5 second rule” doesn’t apply.  Sleep deprivation eases PTSD.  Spices could help the food industry’s fight against bacteria-related illness.    These were just a few … Read more >

Kevin E. Patterson

Tomorrow’s Hieroglyphs: Busting Disciplinary Silos with Sci-Fi

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. -Oscar Wilde An assistant English professor, an engineering professor, and a literary luminary don’t walk into a bar.  Being self-professed geeks,  they instead have a … Read more >

Kevin E. Patterson

Gamers “Game On” with Intel at Pax Prime

It would have been hard to miss Intel at PAX Prime (Seattle, August 31-September 2), one of the largest gaming festivals in the US, with exhibit locations on the 3rd, 4th, and 6th floors.   Hands-on demos of Intel-based technology included desktop and mobile systems, boards, solid … Read more >