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Water Crisis in Bangladesh


Study: Overpumping of groundwater to supply one of the planet’s largest cities could be jeopardizing the future water supply for citizens living outside the city center.
28-Sep-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

'Preserved Farmland': The New Buzzword in Produce Marketing


Researchers at the University of Delaware studied the behavior of watermelon consumers and found that participants were more willing to pay a premium for watermelons labeled as grown on preserved farmland — as opposed to fruit bearing no label.
16-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

V2G Technology Developed by University of Delaware Now Up and Running in Denmark


The University of Delaware’s platform for integrating vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology is now operating in Denmark, creating a new V2G commercial hub outside the U.S. that is poised to expand. Ten electric cars and ten vehicle-to-grid charging...
29-Aug-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Axing Wooden Chicken Syndrome

Wooden breast syndrome can affect broiler chickens, making the meat hard and chewy, rendering the birds unmarketable. University of Delaware researchers are working to combat the disease that afflicts chicken bound for your dinner table.
17-Aug-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Women Dominate NBC’s Rio Olympics Primetime Coverage

New study finds NBC’s primetime telecast of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics shows women athletes 58.5 percent of the time and men athletes 41.5 percent of the time.
17-Aug-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Wind Power Fiercer Than Expected


As the U.S.’ first wind farm is installed in Rhode Island this week, a new study from the University of Delaware shows offshore wind may be even more powerful and turbulent than expected in the Northeast. The findings, published in the Journal...
11-Aug-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Cat and the Scat


A new study finds researchers may have been missing the mark on the diet of endangered snow leopards. The findings suggest the leopards have been consuming larger, not smaller, species, and underscores the importance of verifying, through DNA...
4-Aug-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UD Poll Finds Clinton Outpacing Trump, 46-42


A new University of Delaware survey finds that 46% of registered voters would vote for Hillary Clinton and 42% would vote for Donald Trump, if the presidential election were being held today. Almost half of all respondents (47%) say they feel...
26-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

University of Delaware Back-to-School Experts Can Comment on Educational Apps, the Value of Play, Students with Disabilities and More

29-Aug-2016 9:40 AM EDT

University of Delaware Expert Discusses Prospects of Life on Newly Discovered Planet

Sally Dodson-Robinson, a Physics and Astronomy professor at the University of Delaware, discusses the key differences between sunlike stars and the M dwarf that the newly discovered Proxima b is orbiting. Those and other factors are crucial to...
25-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT

#LAflood Victims Rescue by Citizens' Boats Similar to 9/11 Heroics @UDelaware Profs Say


19-Aug-2016 10:05 AM EDT

@ARod Retirement Could Benefit #Yankees, Says @UDelaware Biz Professor. Star's Selfish Behavior Created Dysfunction. #MLB


12-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT

@UDelaware Professors Dissect the Science of the Summer Games #Olympics

8-Aug-2016 9:05 AM EDT

UD Expert on NASA Mission to Jupiter: We'll Find Out Where and How Fast Jumbo Planet Formed


1-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT

Social Psychologist and Black American Studies Professor Yasser Payne Available to Discuss Freddie Gray Verdict


University of Delaware Black American Studies Professor Yasser Payne is available for interviews to discuss today's not guilty verdict for the van driver in the Freddie Gray case. Payne's interests include street violence, criminal justice and law...
23-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT

Journalism Expert/ Author Ben Yagoda on #Trump Media Bans: "An Outrageous Assault on the Spirit, if Not the Letter, of the First Amendment."

Ben Yagoda, a well-known author who helped inaugurate a journalism minor at the University of Delaware, called Donald Trump's recent media ban of the Washington Post "an outrageous assault on the spirit, if not the letter, of the First Amendment."
15-Jun-2016 1:05 PM EDT

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