Since 2013, drones have saved an average of one life a week, according to DJI Technology, the largest maker of civilian drones. Just this year, drones have been used in everything from Super Bowl halftime shows to Amazon and UPS package delivery tests. Drones can also be used for search and rescue during earthquakes, for […]
With characters who have autism in “Sesame Street,” the new Power Rangers movie and even a new film from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, more attention than ever is being given to the challenges posed by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). As the calendar turns to April and National Autism Awareness Month, USC experts in engineering, education, medicine, business and cinema discuss the topic.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order aimed at rolling back the Clean Power Plan rule and other Obama administration initiatives to reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change.
An interdisciplinary team of USC experts is working with the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority on this year’s Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count to provide an accurate estimate of the area’s homeless population and identify its greatest needs.
USC experts in technology, finance, law and media available to discuss the big “coming out party” this week for Snapchat’s parent company, Venice Beach’s Snap, Inc.
Last month, Congress took the first step toward repeal of the health insurance law, the Affordable Care Act, and now lawmakers are crafting alternatives to replace the ACA. USC experts, from medicine to health care policy, weigh in.
This year’s Super Bowl between the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots is overshadowed by politics, including the lingering tensions over “deflategate,” while it is business as usual for advertisers that hope to cash in on viewers, USC experts say.
The practice takes place years after FTC ruled cartoon characters should not be used to sell tobacco.
To complete this year’s Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count, the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority is working with a team of USC experts who will gather and analyze the data. In addition, a USC-wide collaboration of engineers and social workers, architects and scientists, sociologists and students, will work to address the medical and mental health challenges, housing shortages, poverty and crime issues surrounding homelessness.
USC experts in music, film, media and marketing are available to discuss the issues surrounding the film industry’s annual celebration of itself.