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A Device That Illuminates the Invisible

Improved security for military operations and at airports, schools, sports venues, and other public spaces. A team of engineers at the University of Delaware has created a camera that acts as a portable body scanner. The scanner reads millimeter...
13-Dec-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Emily Day Named Mangone Young Scholar

Emily Day recognized as promising young scholar and researcher
6-Dec-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Breakthrough in Blood Vessel Engineering

Growing functional blood vessel networks is no easy task. Previously, other groups have made networks that span millimeters in size. But now, a University of Delaware team has grown a self-assembling, functional network of blood vessels across...
5-Dec-2018 10:50 AM EST Add to Favorites


Gene Therapy for Blood Disorders

Delivering gene-regulating material to cells that live deep in our bone marrow and direct the formation of blood cells. That would be a major step forward in gene therapy and a team of UD researchers has taken that step.
4-Dec-2018 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites


Discovering a New Compound

Researchers have discovered a new compound that helps us better understand how microbes keep the sulfur cycle turning, making it possible for us to enjoy ocean views and survive near the water.
29-Nov-2018 11:45 AM EST Add to Favorites


Views of ideal female appearance in China are changing

Young women in China experiencing more personal independence, disposable income and exposure to Western media are also altering their views of female beauty. A new study looks into whether these factors are leading to eating disorders and weight and...
28-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Faster-Charging, Safer Batteries

Flexible batteries that could fit inside a football and power sensors to confirm a first down or even power our devices so they can be fully charged in minutes. A team of researchers at UD has an invention aimed at improving battery performance.
26-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


Ocean Warming

New research has uncovered a previously unaccounted for pathway transporting heat from the Pacific Ocean to the Indian Ocean, and even further to the Southern Ocean, which surrounds Antarctica. It has implications for climate change and what we know...
19-Nov-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Analysis of Fed committee meeting: Strong economy continues, interest rate increase possible in 2019

30-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EST


UD experts available to speak on Anchorage, Alaska earthquake and its impacts

30-Nov-2018 1:05 PM EST


What the CDC's sweeping warning about romaine lettuce means for consumers, restaurants and farmers.

20-Nov-2018 11:35 PM EST


Avoid #Salmonella This #Thanksgiving by Properly Cooking Your Turkey.

15-Nov-2018 5:05 PM EST


Disaster Research Experts Can Comment on Wildfires in Northern California

9-Nov-2018 3:50 PM EST


First Amendment scholar can comment on Trump's war with the press

8-Nov-2018 1:00 PM EST


No Justice Beyond the Jail Walls

University of Delaware Professor Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve's new story, "The Waiting Room," looks at mistreatment at Cook County Jail in Chicago, the largest in the nation. She found that injustices continued beyond the prison walls. The story is...
1-Nov-2018 2:05 PM EDT

Disaster Researchers on Hurricane Michael: Preparations, Evacuation and Recovery

10-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT

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