Switchgrass, Project Peanut Butter, and More, February 2011

A new series hosted by Rick Edlund from HEC-TV that will explore and examine questions about science and technology innovations and all things related that occur in and around St. Louis. Innovations will profile the men and women who devote their lives to science and explore scientific innovations being developed all over the St. Louis region. In this edition we will interview with Bill Danforth whose vision is that St. Louis become the bio-tech capital of the country. We will also look at how algae could help solve the world’s energy problem and much more in this edition of Innovations.

This series explores the latest science and technology news in the St. Louis area.

Switchgrass, Project Peanut Butter, and More, February 2011

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MyStrengthBook Strengthening Their Business Through Move To Saint Louis

MyStrenthBook works with athletes to create specialized training programs. They moved to St. Louis from Canada after winning an Arch Grant.

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Meetings Go Back to the Future

Much that doesn't work about corporate meetings is being tackled by a St. Louis company that is throwing out modern tech, and using toys and cartoons instead.

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Imagery-Assisted Virtual Reality for Athletic Training

SIUE athletes used imagery-assisted virtual reality to increase their confidence and performance.

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How Blueberries Improve Cancer Treatment by Helping to Kill Cancer Cells

Blueberry extract combined with radiation can increase the effectiveness of cervical cancer treatment.


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Low-Cost Autonomous Car is Inspired by Insects

FlowBot is inspired by the way insects use an optical flow method to navigate and avoid obstacles in an agile manner.

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