For the 34th consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming year. See our list of the Top 15 “Educated Guesses” for 2015.
18-Dec-2014 2:00 PM EST
Dr. Edward Sazonov, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at The University of Alabama, hopes to change that through development of a sensor worn around the ear that would automatically track diet, giving medical...
6-Nov-2014 3:00 PM EST
College students’ views on evolution are shaped significantly more by religiosity than education, according to a survey of Southern students.
7-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
The Tuscaloosa Longitudinal Community Curriculum, or TLC2, is a program through The University of Alabama's College of Community Health Sciences that covers medical students’ third-year curriculum. Rather than the traditional rotation schedule,...
6-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
By using liquid salts during formation instead of harsh chemicals, fibers that conduct electricity can be strengthened, according to a patent issued to a team of researchers at The University of Alabama.
30-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT
A type of lipid that naturally declines in the aging brain impacts – within laboratory models used to study Parkinson’s disease – a protein associated with the disease, according to a study co-authored by researchers in Louisiana and Alabama.
8-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT
College students are typically more sleep deprived than the rest of us and often ignore the health benefits of adequate slumber, said a researcher who studies the topic.
20-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
The U.S. Department of Energy selected a start-up company for an approximate $1.5 million award to refine an alternative material to potentially extract uranium from the ocean.
17-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT
ISIS Aims to Show Toughness and Humiliation of Enemies, A Tactic That Appears to Be a Perfect Fit with the Other Psychological Strategies Employed by Extremist Organizations
20-Aug-2014 5:00 PM EDT
CO2 Capture Scale Up Is Needed and with Looming Regulations, Coal Is Still Part of Future Energy Landscape, Says @ProfBara @Bamaengineering
29-May-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Dr. Andrew Billings, with co-author Dr. Brody Ruihley (University of Cincinnati), will release "The Fantasy Sport Industry: Games Within Games" Sept. 9.
4-Sep-2013 9:00 AM EDT
University of Alabama health and wellness experts offer tips on how to make children's snacks healthy, and fun.
20-Jun-2013 10:00 AM EDT
University of Alabama child-care experts offer suggestions on how to prepare children, and parents, for kindergarten.
19-Jun-2013 2:00 PM EDT
21-Sep-2012 1:55 PM EDT
UA experts stand prepared to field questions from the media on the upcoming South Carolina, Florida and Alabama primaries, as well as issues affecting the general election.
11-Jan-2012 12:00 PM EST
University of Alabama experts offer 15 predictions for the coming year. So, what’s ahead for 2012? Look for President Barack Obama to face, and defeat, a surprise Republican nominee, online doomsday groups to spike, the Occupy Movement to...
20-Dec-2011 11:00 AM EST