The University of Delaware seeks nominees for the Böer Solar Medal of Merit, awarded to an individual who has made pioneering contributions in solar energy, wind energy or other forms of renewable energy as an alternate source of energy through...
11-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Researchers at UD are studying ways to combat chronic stress, and believe that helping families build healthy relationships can head off mental health disorders, learning problems, inability to regulate emotions and a cascade of other troubles.
22-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A team of researchers at the University of Delaware has received funding from two agencies to investigate the use of biochar for management of stormwater runoff and pollutants.
30-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
When Facebook users see favorable comments on the social media site about a political candidate, those opinions positively influence their own views of the politician, while unfavorable comments have a negative effect, according to a new paper by...
29-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
University of Delaware professors say that the nation has fallen behind on offshore wind power. Their findings show that while offshore wind turbines have been successfully deployed in Europe since 1991, the U.S. is further from commercial-scale...
29-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research conducted by UD alumna Karin Burghardt and Doug Tallamy, professor of entomology in the University’s College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, found that non-native plants are compounding the problem of declining species diversity by...
28-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
UD professor James Corbett examines the market potential and environmental trade-offs of using natural gas in marine fuels in a study that appeared in the international peer-reviewed journal Energy Policy.
22-Sep-2015 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Smokey Bear has spent decades reminding picnickers “only you can prevent forest fires” and has even been known to cry over the devastation they leave in their wake. University of Delaware researchers say the cartoon bear illustrates how mascots...
21-Sep-2015 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The Third Friday the 13th of 2015 Is Only Days Away, and @UDelaware's Professor 13, Thomas Fernsler, Can Explain the Fear and Phenomenon
11-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST
Allison Karpyn, associate director for the University of Delaware's Center for Research in Education and Social Policy, has been involved in recent research efforts on corner store programs in urban areas and in-store marketing approaches to promote...
4-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST
Aaron Kupchik, @UDelaware Professor, Has Written Books on School Safety and Crime; Can Comment on Firing of S. Carolina High School Deputy
28-Oct-2015 5:05 PM EDT
With third Republican debate focusing on economy, @UDelaware's Katalin Takacs-Haynes can comment on pay inequality and corporate greed
28-Oct-2015 1:05 PM EDT
27-Oct-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Hurricane Patricia Watch: Dr. Tricia Wachtendorf From UD's Disaster Research Center Can Talk on the Challenges Facing Those in Harm's Way
23-Oct-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Professor Bahira Trask specializes in globalization, diversity, family and personal relations, and work-life issues.
22-Oct-2015 12:05 PM EDT
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