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Sunny skyline

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A Cool Use for Wood

Researchers Develop Eco-Friendly Buildings Material That Doubles as AC

Hawking signature on letter

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Letters From a Science Giant

Auction of Notes by Stephen Hawking to Professor Emeritus Will Support New UMD Endowment

Traffic light

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Smart Signals, Safer Intersections

Researcher’s System Helps Drivers Bypass Yellow-Light Indecision

Maria hurrican

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Tracking Maria's Toll

Study Finds Higher Death Count in Puerto Rico From Heart Disease, Other Causes Following Devastating Hurricane in Puerto Rico

Vigil for victims of Sri Lankan Easter bombings

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Op/Ed: Easter Attacks a “Game-Changing Event” in Sri Lanka

Professors Pinpoint 4 Underlying Causes, Say Bombings Signal ISIS Strength in Southeast Asia

Goodnight Moon

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The Moon Is Shrinking, and It’s Setting Off Moonquakes

UMD Researcher Is Part of Team That Found Lunar Tectonic Plate Activity

Bald eagle flying

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Who’s Killing Eagles on the Eastern Shore?

Expert Who Helped Bring Bald Eagles Back From Brink Says Birds Were Targeted

LinkedIn illustration

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7 Ways to Look Better on LinkedIn

Soon-to-be Grad or Not, It’s Time to Update Your Profile

Deep sea fish illustration

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Deep Color

UMD Researcher Part of Team That Found New Visual Ability in Fishes Living in Sunless Depths

PSC atrium

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Four Science Terps Named 2019 Goldwater Scholars

UMD Leads Nation With 33 Scholarships in Last Decade

Household work

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Op/Ed: (Not) Sharing the Load

Moms Spend More Time on Housework When a Man’s in the House

Climate march

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Eyeing the Long Game on Climate Change

Sociology Professor Examines Broader Impact of Global Youth Climate Movement

Scholar presenting research

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“Overwhelming, but in a Good Way”

College Park Scholars’ Showcase, Bigger Than Ever, Spreads Out at St. John Center

Facebook logos

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The Trouble With Facebook

Researcher Interprets Social Media Giant’s Ongoing Missteps

Uranium cube

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Tracing the Fallout of Hitler’s Nuclear Reactor That Wasn’t

UMD Researcher Received a Cube of Nazi Uranium. A Five-Year Quest Followed to Tell Its Story.

Drone

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In a First, Unmanned Aerial System Delivers Organ for Transplant

Drones Could Make Transplants Faster, Safer, Cheaper, Doctors and Engineers Say

Beijing smog

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Clean Air Tradeoff

Researchers Discover Unintended Spillover Effects of Regional Air Pollution Policies in China

Scientific equations combined with colorful illustration of head silhouette

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$1M Gift to Endow History of Natural Sciences Professorship

Funds From American Institute of Physics Will Also Support Research Collaborations, Student Opportunities

Burger King, McDonald's signs

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New Front in the Burger Battle

Millennials Line Up for Antibiotic-free, Even Meatless Fast Food

Lettuce with Petri dish

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Plasma Protection from Foodborne Illness

New in-Home Sanitation Method Could Eliminate Bacteria From Food With Electrified Air

Riverwalk concept

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UMD Team Wins Affordable Housing Competition

Judges Cite Grad Students’ Mastery of Design, Planning Concepts in Repeat Victory

Vulture

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Protecting Part of the Circle of Life

UMD Plays Key Role in International Effort to Save African Vultures

Mountain landscape

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Floods, Droughts and a Melting World

Engineering Researcher Measures Global Snow Total in Face of Climate Change

Forest

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Forests of the Future

Researchers Map Maryland Forests’ Potential to Store Carbon, Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Wood evaporator

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Fresh Route to Fresh Water

Solar Evaporator Made of Wood Offers Affordable Small-scale Desalination

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

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Essay: All the King’s Consultants

Government and Politics Professor Studies the Perils of Advising Authoritarians

Iribe Center

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Center for Machine Learning Launches

Researchers to Train Computers to Figure Out Challenges in Big Data, Finance, Health Care, More

UMD campus

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Graphs, Game Theory and the Scale of Everything

Computer Science, English Professors Named Guggenheim Fellows

Ice melting

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Mechanisms of Melting

UMD-led Research Finds Warm Winds Could Strain Antarctic Ice Shelf

Mother and daughter

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The Challenges of "Mothering While Black"

Sociologist’s New Book Highlights Complex Issues That Black Middle-Class Families Face

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