Think Greenland’s ice sheet is small today? It was smaller — as small as it's been in recent history — from 3-5,000 years ago, according to scientists who studied the ice sheet’s history using a new technique they developed for interpreting...
11/22/2013 1:40 PM EST
Do drinking and marriage mix? That depends on who’s doing the drinking — and how much — according to a recent study by the University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions (RIA).
11/21/2013 3:00 PM EST
Obesity may alter the way we taste at the most fundamental level: by changing how our tongues react to different foods. In a Nov. 13 study, University at Buffalo biologists report that being severely overweight impaired the ability of mice to detect...
11/21/2013 2:35 PM EST
A University at Buffalo education professor has sided with the environment in the “nurture vs. nature” debate after his research found that a child’s ability to read depends mostly on where that child is born, rather than on individual...
11/13/2013 3:00 PM EST
Stingrays swim through water with such ease that researchers from the University at Buffalo and Harvard University are studying how their movements could be used to design more agile and fuel-efficient unmanned underwater vehicles.
11/13/2013 2:55 PM EST
Scientists have known for some time that a protein called presenilin plays a role in Alzheimer’s disease, and a new study reveals one intriguing way this happens. It has to do with how important materials travel up and down brain cells.
10/28/2013 9:45 AM EDT
In an economy that’s still fighting toward recovery, medical technology students have something to smile about.
10/21/2013 10:00 AM EDT
A study finds that hollow, land-based lava pillars in Iceland likely formed in a surprising reaction where lava met water without an explosion. Such formations are common deep under the ocean, but have not been described on land, the lead researcher...
10/9/2013 11:00 AM EDT
Who Will the Affordable Care Act Benefit Most? Past AMA President, UB Faculty Member, Provides Perspective
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Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects Demonstrate Some Psychological Characteristics of Terrorists, Says Forensic Psychologist
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