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Goose Camp: Tracking Troubled Birds

A UD research team is studying the Atlantic brant goose in Canada’s Hudson Bay region. The bird's population has been on a moderate decline, and the team is looking to seen if limitations during the summer breeding season have accelerated that...
28-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Finding Sleep's Sweet Spot

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A new study in the Annals of Behavioral Medicine finds a link between adequate sleep, earlier bedtimes and heart-healthy behavior.
21-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Plastic Below the Surface

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Current measurement methods may be vastly underestimating the amount of plastic in the oceans. Due to ocean's movement, trash may be well below the surface, making it difficult to adequately measure and remove.
21-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Six Years After Deepwater Horizon Spill Still Looking for Answers

Field experiment aims to uncover new clues about how oil and other pollutants move in the ocean.
19-Apr-2016 10:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Use the Right Analogy, Survive the Zombie Apocalypse

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A study by a University of Delaware marketing professor looks at the best ways to use analogies in marketing.
18-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Uncover What Makes Plants “Clot"

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Just like humans, when plants are cut they clot at the site of the wound. Just how they do it is has been a botanical mystery until now. Two University of Delaware researchers have uncovered the enzymes that produce this response. The findings...
8-Apr-2016 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Book Examines Video Games and Culture in Latin America

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A new book by UD’s Phillip Penix-Tadsen explores the connections between video games and culture in Latin America.
24-Mar-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Getting to the Source, for Safety's Sake

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To examine the fate and persistence of the most common commercial herbicides used for agricultural and urban applications, University of Delaware researchers have used isotopic signatures as a method of source tracking. The goal is to minimize any...
24-Mar-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Tasked with Designing Attack-Resilient Micro Aerial Vehicles

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A University of Delaware research team led by Guoquan Huang of the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been awarded an NSF grant to design resource-aware, attack-resilient navigation for micro aerial vehicles.
19-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Prison's Extended Punch

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A study by a University of Delaware researcher shows that incarceration of adult family member can lead to lasting neurological health decline for young female relatives.
19-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Q&A with #UDEL Environmental Historian Adam Rome, Who Wrote the Book on Earth Day - Literally

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18-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT

The 'I's' in Team

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Kyle Emich, a marketing professor at the University of Delaware, has co-authored study that examines teams in sports and business and looks at how adding star players or employees to preexisting staffs can negatively impact other individuals.
15-Apr-2016 12:05 PM EDT

Researchers at @UDelaware recently studied food fights between penguins to see why one species was dying off #penguinawarenessday

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20-Jan-2016 12:05 PM EST

University of Delaware expert Thomas Buckley answers questions on new concussion movie, NFL protocol and mysteries of head injuries

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9-Dec-2015 1:05 PM EST

For Stories on @ConcussionMovie: Research by @UDelaware's Tom Buckley Shows Those with Concussion History Could Experience Impaired Walking

2-Dec-2015 10:05 AM EST

The Third Friday the 13th of 2015 Is Only Days Away, and @UDelaware's Professor 13, Thomas Fernsler, Can Explain the Fear and Phenomenon

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11-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST

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