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Stan Jastrzebski

Stan Jastrzebski appears in the following:

Safety Product That Uses Fingerprint ID Likely To Irk Some Gun Owners

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

An engineer in Detroit is marketing a device requiring fingerprint identification to unlock a gun's trigger. He's an NRA member and a parent who's wary of entering the national gun debate.

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For Wheelchair Users, A RoboDesk For Electronic Devices

Thursday, May 19, 2016

An Indiana inventor hopes his tray mount will help bridge gaps in education tech and eliminate some of the stigma associated with coming to class in a wheelchair.

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For Some Schools, Learning Doesn't Stop On Snow Days

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

For kids up and down the East Coast, the snow that piled up over the weekend translates into a day or two without school. But in other parts of the country, snow days are taking on a new meaning.

Students in Delphi, Ind., are expected to log onto their classes ...

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Colleges To Students: Don't Trash Those Dorm Castoffs! Donate!

Monday, May 25, 2015

As college students leave for the summer, many just throw away what they can't fit in the car for the ride home. But some schools are trying to find a new home for those campus castoffs.

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Social Media Can Help Track Tornadoes, But Was That Tweet Real?

Monday, April 20, 2015

Researchers at Purdue are using software to mine tweets for data that can help warn that a dangerous storm is approaching. But the data may not always be reliable and analyzing it can be tricky.

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For Some Schools, Learning Doesn't Stop On Snow Days

Monday, February 02, 2015

Even when the weather turns nasty, students in Delphi, Ind., are expected to log on to their classes from home. The results have been mixed; participation rates seem to drop the longer school is out.

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Archery Tag Works To Expand Its Target Audience

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The popularity of movies like Hunger Games and Disney's Brave has led more people to pick up bows and arrows. Now, the Indiana inventor of Archery Tag says his audience is more than j...

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Evolved Science: Crowds Can Catalog Bugs Faster

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Thousands of non-scientists sitting at their home computers may now be as useful as a single Einstein — thanks to online crowdsourcing. What once took years, now takes days.

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