Recent and Emerging Technologies Research Organization

The Lost Bee

Katelyn Procci | August 15, 2013

Honey bees serve a critical agricultural role: They pollinate our food supply. Unfortunately, honey bees have been abandoning their colonies (known as Colony Collapse Disorder, or CCD) and mysteriously dying off in record numbers over the past decade. While a recent study has shed light on one of the potential causes of CCD, no one knows exactly why the honey bees keep dying.

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Minigames for Mental Health

Katelyn Procci | August 2, 2013

I’m pleased to announce that we recently published a new article in the Games for Health Journal. Titled “Minigames for Mental Health: Improving Warfighters’ Coping Skills and Awareness of Mental Health Resources”, this article reports on a validation study we conducted as a part of the Resilience Minigames research effort.

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GameTech: Top Ten Research Findings in Games from 2012

Dr. Alicia Sanchez & Dr. Clint Bowers | April 28, 2013

Introductory Note: The “Top Ten Research Findings in Games from 2012” was presented by Dr. Alicia Sanchez and Dr. Clint Bowers at the Defense GameTech Users’ Conference 2013 in Orlando on April 17, 2013. This blog post highlights the major findings from each paper.

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