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Wind Farms and Reducing Hurricane Precipitation

New research reveals an unexpected benefit of large-scale offshore wind farms: the ability to lessen precipitation from hurricanes.
17-Oct-2018 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Keeping Food Out of Landfills

Reducing food waste has already been a source of attention at one of UD's main dining halls. Now work is being done to see if those efforts can be scaled up to work across the state.
16-Oct-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Reusable Software for High Performance Computing

As supercomputers become faster and faster, we need powerful software to keep up with the hardware. That's where parallel programming comes in.
16-Oct-2018 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Young Innovators

A special issue of the journal Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering will recognize assistant professors Emily Day and Jason Gleghorn as Young Innovators, while featuring their latest research.
15-Oct-2018 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites


One Key to Climate Change Turnaround Eyed in Antarctic Ocean

New research could lead to the kind of drastic changes demanded in the UN's climate change report. The study says winds in the Antarctic Ocean strengthen during the austral summer and surface waters acidify faster than can be accounted for by...
9-Oct-2018 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites


New Details of HIV Life Cycle

A new study, focusing on a small molecule called IP6 and the role it plays in the HIV life cycle, "opens a door for development of new treatments."
3-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Social Media, Social Problems

Ann Manser's article on a new book by UD's Scott Caplan, associate professor of communication, on how some people use the internet to compensate for interpersonal communication issues.
2-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Guardrails and Paradoxes

How do successful social enterprises work? How do senior leaders guide their companies when it comes to being business and doing good? UD's Wendy Smith on how for-profit businesses adopting socially responsible programs can embrace paradoxical...
2-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Disaster Researchers on Hurricane Michael: Preparations, Evacuation and Recovery

10-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT


UD Experts Offer Insights for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

27-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT

Disaster Research Experts Discuss Preparations for Hurricane Florence

10-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT


Disaster Researchers Offer Safety Guidelines as Hurricane Season Arrives

Tricia Wachtendorf and Jim Kendra, co-directors of the Disaster Research Center at the University of Delaware, offer preparedness guidelines for hurricane season based on their experience and studies of major events. They are experts on evacuation...
30-Aug-2018 3:05 PM EDT


Water on the moon: What it means, how it got there and could we drink it?

23-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Forensic Engineer Can Discuss Bridge Collapse in Genoa, Italy

14-Aug-2018 11:05 AM EDT


Is Fake News the 21st Century's New Propaganda?

3-Aug-2018 12:00 PM EDT


Newly Discovered Jupiter Moons Have Been Through "A Lot of Violence"

19-Jul-2018 6:05 PM EDT

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