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International collaboration creates more environmentally friendly products from biocomposite materials

Researchers from Texas A&M Engineering and the Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Arts et Métiers are collaborating to advance the science and technology for biocomposite manufacturing. Biocomposites are a composite material formed by a matrix (resin)...
11-Jan-2021 2:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers developing drugs to help prevent preterm birth

Dr. Arum Han is leading a clinical trial-on-a-chip program to develop new drugs to help prevent preterm births with a $3.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences.
16-Dec-2020 11:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

Racial attitudes in a community affect COVID-19 numbers

There is a growing body of evidence showing that racial and ethnic minorities are more affected by severe illness, and more likely to be hospitalized, from COVID-19 compared to white people. This disparity can be only partially explained by the...
17-Nov-2020 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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NSF Grant Helps Researchers Develop New Diabetic Diet Monitoring Method

A team of researchers at the Precise Advanced Technologies and Health Systems for Underserved Populations center are developing a new way to approach diet monitoring to benefit the more than 30 million Americans living with Type 2 diabetes.
16-Nov-2020 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers create robots that can transform their wheels into legs

A team of researchers is creating mobile robots for military applications that can determine, with or without human intervention, whether wheels or legs are more suitable to travel across terrains. The adaptable Wheel-and-Leg Transformable Robot can...
26-Oct-2020 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Engineering a way to help identify aortic dissection

Dr. Chandler Benjamin and his team are using material characterization and nonlinear models to help health care providers better identify the life threatening condition of aortic dissection.
23-Sep-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Why are some students forgotten in gifted education?

A Texas A&M expert looks at why some underrepresented students are forgotten in gifted education and how school districts can change that.
18-Sep-2020 11:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Homework helpline launches for P-12 students

Students at Texas A&M are offering virtual tutoring sessions, free of charge, to students across the country.
18-Sep-2020 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Expert can discuss the impact of physical activity on COVID-19

13-Apr-2021 1:00 PM EDT

Keeping students physically active online or in-person

A physical activity expert addresses ways to keep students active in this "new normal."
18-Sep-2020 11:35 AM EDT

Texas A&M Experts Available For Interviews On ICE Order To International Students

8-Jul-2020 3:05 PM EDT

Texas A&M Expert Available To Discuss Saharan Dust

24-Jun-2020 12:10 PM EDT

China Boycott: Texas A&M Economist On The Realities Of Ending Trade With China

11-May-2020 5:05 PM EDT

Talking to your children about COVID-19

Dr. Krystal Simmons, clinical associate professor in the Department of Educational Psychology, studies school psychology and counseling. We spoke with her for advice on how to speak with your children during a public crisis such as COVID-19.
24-Mar-2020 9:40 AM EDT

Texas A&M Nuclear Politics Expert Available To Discuss Turkey, Nuclear Weapons

21-Oct-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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Aggie ACHIEVE: The Inclusive College Experience

This fall, we celebrate the launch of Aggie ACHIEVE, the state’s first inclusive, four-year postsecondary education program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
29-May-2019 2:05 PM EDT

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