A psychological study has found that skilled typists can’t identify the positions of many of the keys on the QWERTY keyboard and probably didn’t memorize them even when they first learned to type.
12/4/2013 4:00 PM EST
New inventions should not have to be useful to merit a patent, says Vanderbilt law professor Sean B. Seymore.
11/19/2013 1:00 PM EST
Some parents were able to converse with their children for the first time with the help of language development programs on an iPad. Turns out children with autism can learn speech later than previously thought.
11/15/2013 11:35 AM EST
Recent advances in robotics technology make it possible to create prosthetics that can duplicate the natural movement of human legs which promises to dramatically improve the mobility of lower-limb amputees.
11/7/2013 6:00 PM EST
Tricking algae’s biological clock to remain in its daytime setting can dramatically boost the amount of commercially valuable compounds that these simple marine plants can produce when they are grown in constant light.
11/6/2013 8:00 AM EST
Vanderbilt University Medical Center will participate in a national trial to see if outcomes for critically injured patients with uncontrolled bleeding can be improved by administering plasma to these patients while in flight to the hospital. In a...
10/29/2013 2:30 PM EDT
Providing surgical robots with a new kind of machine intelligence that significantly extends their capabilities and makes them much easier and more intuitive for surgeons to operate is the goal of a major new grant announced as part of the National...
10/25/2013 3:00 PM EDT
A remote acoustic detection system designed to identify homemade bombs can determine the difference between those that contain low-yield and high-yield explosive.
10/23/2013 5:00 PM EDT
10/3/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Outrageous Behavior by Congress Causes Rewrites for Vanderbilt Poli Sci Prof's Book, Why Washington Won't Work
10/2/2013 12:00 PM EDT
10/1/2013 1:50 PM EDT
As schools nationwide prepare for the new academic year, education experts from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College of education and human development are available for back-to-school interviews on a variety of topics.
8/1/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Scripture has played a pivotal role in shaping America's justification for going to war from the nation's earliest beginnings, according James P. Byrd, an assistant professor of American religious history. "My research showed how important the Bible...
7/18/2013 2:30 PM EDT
6/12/2013 11:00 AM EDT
@vanderbiltu Peabody Expert Available for Comment on Supreme Court’s College Affirmative Action Decision
6/3/2013 12:45 PM EDT
Education Experts From the No. 1 Ranked Peabody College at Vanderbilt Available for Back-to-School Stories
Education experts from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College of education and human development are available for back-to-school interviews. Peabody was named the No. 1 graduate school of education in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for...
8/10/2012 5:05 PM EDT