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City Lights Setting Traps for Migrating Birds

A University of Delaware study has examined how light pollution lures birds into urban areas during fall migration, a trend that poses risk for the fowl that often fly into buildings and has increased with the addition of brighter LED lights. The...
19-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Shedding Light on Life in the Arctic

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Scientists know that light triggers zooplankton and other marine organisms to move up and down in the water column during normal day and night cycles. Now, an international team of researchers has found that zooplankton are also susceptible to...
11-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Driving V2G Technology Forward

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The University of Delaware and Nuvve Corporation will partner on developing technology that drives vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology forward and breaks new ground in producing clean energy and efficient, responsible transportation systems.
19-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Women Get Less Credit Than Men in the Workplace

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New research from the University of Delaware suggests that women receive less credit for speaking up in the workplace than their male counterparts.
13-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Deck the Claws

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Majoid crabs — known as decorator crabs — adorn themselves with items secured from their surroundings such as sponges, algae and other marine debris. Scientists and students at the University of Delaware are exploring what factors drive this...
8-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Vehicles of the Future Put to the Test

University of Delaware researchers are looking at ways to maximize fuel efficiency in automated vehicles. A new facility, equipped with six driving simulators that can represent human-driven vehicles all linked together in a transportation...
5-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Discovery Puts the Brakes on HIV's Ability to Infect

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In a study led by the University of Delaware and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, researchers discovered a "brake" that interferes with HIV's development into an infectious agent. This mechanism prevents the capsid - the protein...
30-Nov-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Discovery: Common Jellyfish Is Actually Two Species

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University of Delaware professor and alum discover sea nettle jellyfish found in Rehoboth and Chesapeake Bay is actually two species.
27-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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