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Recurring ‘Weather World’ segment takes viewers to space, beyond
Fibrous protein finding may lead to improved bioprinting, tissue engineering
Penn State botanists get state grant to study ginseng in Pennsylvania
Some neurons target tiny cerebral blood vessel dilation
Quantum insulators create multilane highways for electrons
Less snowy winters produce camouflage mismatch in mountain hares
Penn State DuBois service learning supports success of Lumber Heritage Region
Researchers encouraged to apply for 2021-22 Seed Grant Program
Wearable device may help shine light on health benefits of outdoor lighting
‘Windows of opportunity’ crucial for cutting Chesapeake nutrient, sediment loads
Could spotted owls benefit from forest fires?
Newly discovered toxin-antitoxin system abundant in one-cell organisms
Researchers to redesign microprocessors to increase computing power
Understanding COVID-19 infection and possible mutations
Algorithms and automation: Making new technology faster and cheaper
$1.2 million grant to develop high-temperature alloys for gas turbines
A virtual Materials Day maintains a spirit of engagement while social distancing
Genetics of human face begin to reveal underlying profile
White blood cells may cause tumor cell death — but that’s not good news
New research highlights role and impact of integrated health systems in U.S
Stuckeman School researchers receive interdisciplinary research grant
Scientists organize to tackle crisis of coral bleaching
After shipping, pallets pose big risk to public, cause many accidents, injuries
Hobby-Eberly Telescope Dark Energy Experiment survey begins full operations
‘Anti-antibiotic’ allows for use of antibiotics without driving resistance
Making Connections: Psychologist explores neuroscience of creativity
Warbler coloration shaped by evolution via distinct paths
Registration open for a seminar on collaborating across disciplines
Eating dried fruit may be linked with better diet quality and health markers
Behrend program to feature two former U.S. congressmen
Scientists organize to tackle crisis of coral bleaching
Penn State food scientist gets grant to study novel metal food can coatings
Penn State researcher to explore how vitamin D affects COVID-19
Andrew Zydney virtually visits University of Alabama
Researchers join project to understand sex differences in brain cancer outcomes
Did early life need long, complex molecules to make cell-like compartments?
Elephant genetics guide conservation
Altered ‘coat’ disguises fatal brain virus from neutralizing antibodies
Penn State researchers to help revive manufacturing enterprises
16-year-old cosmic mystery solved, revealing stellar missing link
Studio for Sustainability and Social Action seeks submissions for symposium
Things to Do at Penn State: Nov. 18
MRI grants to seed exploration of transformative materials research
Certain CBD oils no better than pure CBD at inhibiting certain cancer cell lines
Researchers apply nanoscale graphene ‘magic’ angle to acoustics
Biochar from agricultural waste products can adsorb contaminants in wastewater
Dairy cows exposed to heavy metals worsen antibiotic-resistant pathogen crisis
Enhanced human-AI collaboration possible through new grant