After a concussion, a person can have disturbed sleep, memory deficits and other problems for years, but a new study suggests that despite these, sleep still helps them to overcome memory deficits, and the benefit is equal to that seen in...
4-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT
When experiments at the Large Hadron Collider collect the first 13-teraelectronvolt particle collisions data today, a long wait will be over for physicists who now begin some of the most exciting years of their careers searching for new particles,...
3-Jun-2015 3:05 PM EDT
A new study from researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst concludes that workers and governments have paid a heavy price in lost employment, wages and taxes over the past 35 years as Main Street firms mimicked Wall Street by...
22-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT
New research published by the University of Massachusetts Amherst Labor Center asserts how the illegal theft of workers’ wages, especially those of undocumented immigrant laborers, has reached epidemic levels in the residential construction...
12-May-2015 4:05 PM EDT
A revolution is coming in flexible electronic technologies as cheaper, more flexible, organic transistors replace expensive, rigid, silicone-based semiconductors, but not enough is known about how bending thin-film electronic devices affects...
5-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT
Reliable data are lacking on whether the plasticizing chemicals found in such products as cosmetics, shampoo, flooring and medical tubing, or phthalates, affect human breast cancer risk. A large new study will investigate a possible relationship...
30-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT
Margaret Riley, an evolutionary biologist and pioneer research in antibiotic-resistant bacteria, announced a partnership with a Chinese scientist to develop a new drug platform, pheromonicins, with $400 million per year from Beijing. Riley plans to...
25-Feb-2015 11:30 AM EST
Researchers studying interaction between plants, pollinators and parasites say in experiments where bees infected with an intestinal parasite had reduced parasite loads in the gut after seven days when they had consumed natural toxins present in...
18-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST
UMass’ Badgett and Collins Available for Expert Commentary & Analysis of Apr. 28 SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Arguments
24-Apr-2015 9:50 AM EDT
How Jeb Bush’s Plan to Delegate Day-to-Day Campaign Tasks to His Super PAC May Fundamentally Transform Campaign Funding
21-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT
Federal Judge's Ruling Stalls Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration – Expert Analysis From Paul M. Collins, Jr.
17-Feb-2015 4:20 PM EST
Various Experts Available for Analysis of Midterm Election Results - Political, Economic & Social Impact
4-Nov-2014 10:00 AM EST
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Labor Expert Provides Analysis of President Obama’s Executive Orders on Overtime, Federal Contractor Minimum Wage
13-Mar-2014 2:00 PM EDT