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‘What is a fact?’ A humanities class prepares STEM students to be better scientists
To Vape Or Not To Vape: When E-cigarette Tax Has Impact
New study links DEK protein to Alzheimer’s neuronal vulnerability
HKUST Prof. LAU Kei May Elected to the US National Academy of Engineering
Can AI help boost accessibility? These researchers tested it for themselves
How to build the best human-AI teams: new UniSC research funded
BCM Global Programs to serve as clinical core for NIH Point of Care Technologies Research Network
Stacking Order and Strain Boosts Second-Harmonic Generation with 2D Janus Hetero-bilayers
Baylor College of Medicine names new board members
Drug decelerates bacterial race to antibiotic resistance
Dr. Thomas Lloyd named chair of Department of Neurology
Penn State leads semiconductor packaging, heterogeneous integration center
Ultrafine patircles can change defense against lung cancer
Researchers to study effects of screen use in young children
Virtual volcanic field trip model for bicultural collaboration
McMurry makes bestselling chemistry text free in memory of son
Cornell-led team among DOE’s lithium-extraction finalists
Researchers discover novel light-gated potassium channel
Oleic acid, key to activating brain’s ‘fountain of youth’
Study highlights role of disordered protein interactions in gene expression
Graphene-like 2D material leverages quantum effects to achieve ultra-low friction
Did Earth tip on its side 84 million years ago?
Consumers see diverse organizations as moral ones, study shows
Director of Baker Institute announces retirement
Maryland health care payment model reduces costs and complications, study shows
Moody Foundation grants $100 million to Rice University
AI-powered microscope could check cancer margins in minutes
Early lockdowns were key in reducing ultimate COVID-19 spread, Baker Institute paper finds
Sheets of carbon nanotubes come in a rainbow of colors
Bad news for fake news: Rice research helps combat social media misinformation
Religious discrimination particularly high for Jews and Muslims, study shows
Texas lawmakers see vaccine legislation as non-partisan
Rice Business online MBA program earns high marks in its first year
Can gender inequality kill? Paper looks at impact among older Indian women
Hidden structure found in essential metabolic machinery
Scientist joins next Mars adventure
AI helps scientists understand brain activity behind thoughts
AI helps scientists understand brain activity behind thoughts
Study: Early, late stages of degenerative diseases are distinct
Understanding frustration could lead to better drugs
Rice Space Institute, Canada agree to collaborate
Throughput at freestanding and hospital-based emergency rooms
Police oversight groups need more resources, better training, fewer legislative hurdles
Christmas week: Worlds will align for spectacular heavenly sight
Houston companies awarded top honors at premier life science venture capital conference
Former piece of Pacific Ocean floor imaged deep beneath China
Texas teacher shortage tackled by Rice certification plan
Folding proteins feel heat, and cold