TuftsNow: Nothing Gets Lost in Translation in the Perseus Digital Library

TuftsNow: Nothing Gets Lost in Translation in the Perseus Digital Library. “Gregory Crane, professor of classical studies and computer science at Tufts, recently won a large grant to further his work digitizing ancient literature in multiple languages.”

Balkan Transitional Justice: BIRN Awards Grants to Explore War Crimes Archives

Balkan Transitional Justice: BIRN Awards Grants to Explore War Crimes Archives. “The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network has selected 20 journalists, historians, artists and activists to receive grants to create small projects based on the archives of the UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague and domestic courts in former Yugoslav countries. The recipients of the grants will conduct research, collect documents and dig deeper into the courts’ archives.”

Penn State News: Grant will support expanded use of artificial intelligence for crop health

Penn State News: Grant will support expanded use of artificial intelligence for crop health. “A research team developing artificial-intelligence-based solutions for diagnosing and managing threats to crop health has received a grant to expand the technology to assist more smallholder farmers around the world.”

Department of Energy: Department of Energy Announces $15 Million for Development of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Tools

Department of Energy: Department of Energy Announces $15 Million for Development of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Tools. “Today, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announced $15 million in funding for 23 projects to accelerate the incorporation of machine learning and artificial intelligence into the energy technology and product design processes as part of the Design Intelligence Fostering Formidable Energy Reduction (and) Enabling Novel Totally Impactful Advanced Technology Enhancements (DIFFERENTIATE) program.”

EurekAlert: In its 15th year, INCITE advances open science with supercomputer grants to 47 projects

EurekAlert: In its 15th year, INCITE advances open science with supercomputer grants to 47 projects. “The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced allocations of supercomputer access to 47 science projects for 2020–awarding 60 percent of the available time on some of the nation’s most powerful supercomputers, with the ultimate goal of accelerating discovery and innovation.”

Berkman Klein Center, Harvard: Illuminating the Flows – and Redactions – of Content Online

Berkman Klein Center, Harvard: Illuminating the Flows – and Redactions – of Content Online. “The staff of Lumen, a unique public resource at Harvard University collecting and studying millions of removal requests for online content, is thrilled to announce that the project has received a $1.5 million grant from Arcadia, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, to expand and improve its database and research efforts.”

Maine: National Archives awards $96K to Maine State Archives to digitize legislative journals

Maine: National Archives awards $96K to Maine State Archives to digitize legislative journals. “The Maine State Archives recently received a grant from the National Archives’ National Historical Publications and Records Commission, which will fund the digitization of previously unpublished journals of the Maine Legislature.”