When cataracts encroach on the eyes, the only effective remedy is to surgically replace the eyes' lenses with synthetic substitutes.
But what if scientists found a way to delay or prevent cataracts from forming in the first place?
18-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT
University of Delaware researchers have discovered a soil microbe that mobilizes an “iron shield” to block the uptake of toxic arsenic in rice. The UD finding gives hope that a natural, low-cost solution — a probiotic for rice plants — may...
15-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT
PNAS Article reports new evidence that microbial algae in Caribbean came from the Pacific likely via the Panama Canal. Algae offers short term benefits to coral communities but could do long-term damage.
29-May-2015 3:00 PM EDT
University of Delaware researcher Katalin Takacs Haynes and collaborators from Texas A&M University and the University of Cincinnati--test the assumption that self-interest is a universal trait of CEOs, show that too much altruism can harm company...
15-May-2015 7:05 AM EDT
A group of leading soil scientists points out the precarious state of the world’s soil resources and the possible ramifications for human security in a paper published Thursday, May 7, in the journal Science.
7-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Study Shows That News Coverage of Clinton’s Tweets Can Influence Voters to See Her as More Likeable – the Challenge Now Is to Influence Voting Behavior
The study, led by Professor Paul Brewer from the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication suggests that her earlier use of Twitter successfully generated TV coverage, and that TV coverage helped her image among viewers.
10-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT
New study provides evidence naturally occurring methane gas leaks in the sea floor vital to the microbial diversity are highly diverse themselves.
16-Mar-2015 4:05 PM EDT
A review paper co-authored by two faculty members at the University of Delaware and two physicians at Christiana Care Health System provides evidence that even in the absence of an increase in blood pressure, excess dietary sodium can adversely...
10-Mar-2015 3:05 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
Dr. Zarembski Is a Recognized Rail Safety Expert and Can Provide Analysis on the North Carolina Amtrak Derailment
10-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT
50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday – Historian Dr. Gary May Can Discuss Why It Was Important and What It Means Today
3-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EST
Dr Zarembski - an Internationally Recognized Authority in Rail Safety Is Available for Interview on the Californian Rail Crash
24-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST