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Mosquito Bites Leave A Lasting Impression On Our Immune System

May 17, 2018

 

Science Magazine

Members of the gay community and their supporters celebrate the result of a postal survey calling for gay marriage rights in Sydney, Australia

Why so many college students are coming down with the mumps

MAR. 21, 2018

Pregnant woman looking sick in bathroom mirror

Researchers converge on possible cause for severe morning sickness

MAR. 21, 2018

Two Archaeopteryx flying among trees

Archaeopteryx may have been the first feathered dino to go airborne on its own

MAR. 13, 2018

plastics floating in water

Flooding has flushed 43 billion plastic pieces out to sea

MAR. 12, 2018

hand holding mouse

‘Self-domesticating’ mice suggest some animals tamed themselves without human intervention

MAR. 6, 2018

homes near an empty lot in north Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

This city fights crime with gardening

FEB. 26, 2018

MRI of baby brain

Babies get strokes, too. Here’s how their brains recover

FEB. 18, 2018

A baby

Babies can spot language, even when it’s not spoken

FEB. 16, 2018

smog in downtown Los Angeles

Paints, pesticides, and other consumer products now add as much to air pollution as cars

FEB. 15, 2018

Psychiatrists begin to map genetic architecture of mental disorders

FEB. 9, 2018

This walking fish may reveal how animals first took to land

FEB. 8, 2018

polar bear

Polar bears are starving, and this video reveals why

FEB. 1, 2018

a climber on the rocky mountains showing dust on snow

The real culprit behind snowmelt floods isn’t temperature—it’s dirt

FEB. 1, 2018

four Coca-Cola plant-bottles

Here’s a sweet recipe for cheap, green plastic—sugar and corncobs

JAN. 26, 2018

young fox in a parking lot

PBS NewsHour

 

Science Aug 17

Giant plankton eat and transport plastic through the ocean

Giant larvaceans — bizarre and beautiful zooplankton — can transport ocean plastic and may introduce it into the food chain.

 

Nation Aug 09

5 stories you probably missed that deserve a closer look

The White House had a difficult time last week defending some of the president’s statements. The issue: reconciling what he said happened with what actually happened. The Boy Scouts of America pushed back Wednesday on a claim from the…

Science Jul 12

These stairs recycle your energy so they’re easier to climb

Researchers at Georgia Tech and Emory University have built energy-recycling stairs that store a user’s energy during descent and return energy to the user during ascent.

Colorado Arts & Sciences Magazine

20 February 2017 | Two distinguished profs recognized as top inventors

2 December 2016 | Distinguished biochemist elected president of national society 

27 April 2016 |  Rising-star scientist got start at CU Boulder

3 December 2015 |  Alum is architect of influential science-watchdog site

12 September 2015 |  Same experiment but different results; now what?

Science Buffs

August 2016 | New clues to an age-old question

September 2015 | Ozone gardens make the invisible visible

July 2015 | Fashionable therapy brightens winter SADness

July 2015 | “More than just dinosaurs”: adventure, oil and the human side of science

Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado Boulder

26 January 2017 | Arctic Arts invites us to ‘see things differently’

Writing Samples

Wild Weather

Boulder County ends GMO farming on public lands

GE crops, pesticides expose bees to multiple threats