Four decades of nutrition research funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may be invalid because the method used to collect the data was seriously flawed, according to a new study by the Arnold School of Public Health at the...
10/9/2013 5:00 PM EDT
The international edition of the Encyclopedia of Hinduism, the most comprehensive work to document the world's oldest living tradition, will be unveiled at the University of South Carolina Monday, Aug. 26, where the project began more than 25 years...
8/12/2013 8:00 PM EDT
It's been a long-held belief by many that singing in a foreign language can help you learn that language. A new study provides the first scientific evidence to affirm that claim. The finding is particularly relevant as internationalization increases...
8/6/2013 9:55 AM EDT
Climate is greatly influenced by the flow of heat energy carried by ocean currents. But precisely quantifying the mixing between the ocean and the atmosphere is hampered by a lack of detail in models of the ocean and of the water cycle. And in both...
5/31/2013 9:00 AM EDT
University of South Carolina cultural historian Lauren Sklaroff is using 300 of Sophie Tucker’s personal scrapbooks, along with interviews and research from multiple collections to reintroduce the popular early 20th-century musical performer to...
5/6/2013 3:00 PM EDT
Peisheng Xu of the University of South Carolina is helping craft new pharmaceuticals that could dramatically improve a patient’s odds when heavy-duty drugs are prescribed. Xu’s research is focused on developing drugs with the kind of precision...
3/14/2013 2:00 PM EDT
While video games garner plenty of attention, they haven’t gained much ground in academia as a way to study history – until now. University of South Carolina historian Joseph November is changing that with a new course he launched this spring....
3/11/2013 12:00 PM EDT
Two years have passed since the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, which followed the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011. One of the world’s foremost experts on the consequences of Fukushima as well as 1986’s Chernobyl disaster is...
3/11/2013 10:00 AM EDT
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What Can History Tell About Hurricane Sandy and Future Disaster Planning? A Lot, Says #UofSC Researcher
11/8/2012 10:10 AM EST
2012 Hurricane Season: Tropical Storm Isaac Edition; University of South Carolina Faculty Experts List
8/24/2012 5:00 PM EDT
This Friday, April 20, will mark two years since the explosion aboard the Deepwater Horizon oil rig caused vast quantities of crude oil to flow into the Gulf of Mexico.
But despite the size of the spill, "the natural recovery is far greater than...
4/17/2012 1:00 PM EDT
A list of faculty experts who can address an array of hurricane-related topics.
6/1/2011 9:00 AM EDT
April is Autism Awareness Month. To help reporters develop stories about Autism Spectrum Disorders, the University of South Carolina has compiled a list of faculty experts.
3/31/2011 3:00 PM EDT