"This is the first time that we have such a giant star that is unambiguously imaged with that level of details," said Fabien Baron, assistant professor of physics and astronomy at Georgia State University. "The reason is there's a limit...
(Arizona State University) In a new study, researchers at the ASU-Banner Neurodegenerative Disease Research Center examine the effects of the disease on the functioning of mitochondria -- structures performing a variety of essential tasks, including supplying cells with energy.
(Michigan State University) Climbing a mountain is challenging. So, too, is providing the best possible information to plan for climate change's impact on mountain vegetation and wildlife. In PloS ONE, Michigan State University scientists...Show More Summary
The Missouri State University freshman meant to swipe right, but he swiped left and lost an initial chance to connect on Tinder.
Conference: 9 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018, Zatoka, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine. Organized by Sumy State University, IEEE Ukraine Section.
By Tobin Hansen, Ph.D. candidate in anthropology, University of Oregon. Ray was born in Mexico and moved to the United States with family members at age 10. He told me in an interview in 2014, “I’m …... The post Deportees in Mexico tell of disrupted lives, families and communities appeared...
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Researchers at Oregon State University have designed and fabricated the world's smallest electro-optic modulator, which could mean major reductions in energy used by data centers and supercomputers. An electro-optic modulator plays the key role in fiber optic networks. Show More Summary
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam SwimMAC's Jack Walker has verbally committed to swim for the University of Virginia in 2019-20. Read the full story on SwimSwam: UVA Secures Verbal Commitment from NC 4A State Champ Jack Walker for 2019-...
“Can fake news be corrected?” A short paper from George Washington University’s Ethan Porter and Ohio State University’s Thomas Wood looks at whether people become less convinced by fake news after they see a correction of it. In their study of nearly 3,000 subjects on Mechanical Turk, they found that the corrections were effective: We...
If I had piles of money sitting around, I would buy tens of thousands of copies of Chuck Rybak's little book UW Struggle and send them to state legislatures, public university boards of trustees, university administrators, students,Show More Summary
A Georgia State University student-athlete who used a racial slur on social media post withdrew from the school Monday.
The 95th witness to deliver an impact statement at the sentencing hearing for disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University doctor Larry Nassar said the school is still billing her family for appointments where she was allegedly sexually abused.
The resignations come during the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar, who has admitted to sexually abusing women and girls as a doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University.
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) The Colorado Health Foundation has invested more than $1.5 million to advance Colorado's efforts to fight substance abuse and the opioid epidemic plaguing the state.
(Oregon State University) Researchers at have designed and fabricated the world's smallest electro-optic modulator, which could mean major reductions in energy used by data centers and supercomputers.
(North Carolina State University) An NC State-led research team has shown a connection between exposure to a widely used flame retardant chemical mixture and disruption of normal placental function in rats, leading to altered production of the neurotransmitter serotonin.
Consumption of dietary fiber can prevent obesity, metabolic syndrome and adverse changes in the intestine by promoting growth of "good" bacteria in the colon, according to a study led by Georgia State University.
Since last Tuesday, nearly 100 women have confronted Larry Nassar, formerly a team doctor for USA Gymnastics and a doctor at Michigan State University’s sports medicine clinic who has pled guilty to multiple counts of sexual assault and child pornography, one by one recounting harrowing stories of abuse. The number of those giving statements is expected to rise to […]
Surely there is a spectacularly sweltering nook in hell awaiting Larry Nassar, the “doctor” employed by USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University who whiled away the decades by sexually abusing at least 150 young girls and women, athletes who went to him for injuries he never healed and left his hands with scars they’ll never […]
Researchers are constantly finding amazing fossils in places where you might not expect them, but a new discovery by scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) really takes the cake. After close examination of a popular building...Show More Summary