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.
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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...
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University of Delaware researchers have discovered a step in the reproductive process that could improve the efficiency of in vitro fertilization and possibly lead to the discovery of genes that cause infertility.
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Jennifer Joe, UD’s Whitney Family Professor of Accounting in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, said that her study reveals a previously undiscovered judgment trap for auditors, and challenges explanations for why confident...
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How Will the Pope's Visit Impact the Hotel Industry in the Philadelphia Region? UD Expert Srikanth Beldona Can Provide Data and Commentary
8-Sep-2015 12:05 PM EDT
4-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Stink Bugs Will Be Knocking on Your Door Once the Cooler Fall Weather Arrives. Expert Bill Cissel Can Help Plan for Their Arrival
3-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Social Psychologist and Black American Studies Professor Yasser Payne Available to Talk on the Baltimore Riots
28-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT
Dr Tricia Wachtendorf From the Disaster Research Center Can Talk on the Challenges Facing Those Affected by the Earthquake in Nepal
27-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT
The March + the Murder: Expert Gary May Is Available for Interview on the 50th Anniversary of the Death of Viola Luizzo
23-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Disaster Research Expert Tricia Wachtendorf Is Available to Discuss How to Help Those Devastated by Cyclone Pam
17-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Learn About the History of St. Patrick and the Legends That Surround Him From Dr James Dean at the University of Delaware
16-Mar-2015 1:05 PM EDT