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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
Looser standards undermined early research on accuracy of COVID-19 tests
Consumer surveys drive stock prices, research shows
Remote work causes tax issues for both workers and employers
Industrial-strength brine, meet your kryptonite
Baker Institute-led group develops proposed nationwide protocol for storing carbon
Malaria test as simple as a bandage
Study: Death of female soldiers does not diminish support for war
In a hurry to develop drugs? Here’s your cHAT
Flash graphene rocks strategy for plastic waste
Rice finds path to nanodiamond from graphene
Study: Early economic action in response to pandemic mitigated downturn
Rice to open national security research accelerator lab
Rice rolls out next-gen nanocars
Odds are good for unique 2D compound
SPOTlight supercharges cell studies
At our cores, we’re all strengthened by ‘dumbbells’
Novel Mechanical Mechanism of Metastatic Cancer Cells in Substrates of Different Stiffness Revealed
A trillion turns of light nets terahertz polarized bytes
Biochar helps hold water, saves money
New theory on origin of Dark Matter
NSF renews Rice-based NEWT Center for water treatment