Research


Flooding

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“Toxic Soup” Follows Florence

Professor Talks Post-Hurricane Health Challenges

Napping illustration

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Downtime Decisions

NSF, NIH Fund Study of How Childhood Naps Affect Memory

CRISPR

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“Molecular Scissors” for Food Security

$1.1M NSF Grant Supports Work to Improve Gene Editing Technology for Crops

Uneasy Inheritance

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Uneasy Inheritance

Newly Discovered Brain Pathway Could Explain Why Anxious Parents Often Have Anxious Kids

Exoplanet

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In Search of Other Earths

Astronomer Co-authors National Report on Strategy to Study Far-off Planets

Echo Chamber

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Freezing Out Dissent

Echo Chambers Reinforce Beliefs on Politics of Global Warming, Research Finds

Forests

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Gone Forever

Permanent Land-Use Changes Cause 1/4 of Global Forest Loss, Research Shows

E-cigarette

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Flavors of Addiction

Study Finds Sweet E-cigarettes May Be Gateway to Tobacco Addiction for Young Adults

Solar panels

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Report: Jurisdictions, Businesses, Universities Make Progress on Climate Change

Despite U.S. Moves to Leave Paris Agreement, Commitment “Within Striking Distance”

Tight and Loose Cultures

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Q&A: Balancing Act

Psychologist Michele Gelfand Explains the Dangers of Cultures That Are Too “Tight” or “Loose”

Synapto
Synapto

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Hacking Alzheimer’s

Undegrads’ System Could Speed Up Diagnosis, Improve Treatment

Robo Raven
Robo Raven

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Feathers Not Included

Doctoral Student Helps Create Robotic Bird With Revolutionary Wing-Flapping Ability

Bald Eagle

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Helping Bald Eagles Soar

With Decades of Research, Scientist Helps Save National Symbol

Wind farm

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How the Desert Could Bloom

Large Wind, Solar Farms in Sahara Could Boost Rainfall, Researchers Find

Traffic

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Even Flow

UMD App Aims to Tame Traffic for All

Water sampling

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NSF Awards UMD $3M to Launch Global STEWARDS Program

Graduate Trainees Will Advance Sustainable Food, Energy, Water Systems

SUCCEEDS

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Program SUCCEEDS for Students With ADHD

Psychology Professors’ Initiative Supports Terps on Campus

Neighborhood

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Building Good Health

Professor Receives $1.3M NIH Grant to Study Link Between Neighborhoods and Health

Tick Research

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Pest Defense

$7.7M Award to Fund UMD-Led Study of Tick Immune System

Millennials

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What Do Millennials Believe?

Professor’s New Book Examines a Generation’s Politics

Circle Time

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Researchers to Modernize IDing of Child Language Problems

NIH Award Seeks to Reduce Bias, Improve Diagnostic Measures

Joplin, Mo., May 24, 2011

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Speeding Past Disaster

UMD Resilience Experts to Work With Campus Utility Providers to Study Infrastructure Recovery

Wildfires
Wildfires

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Taming Wildfires

UMD Engineers Study Ways to Prevent Devastating Phenomena

Vaccines

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Infecting the Vaccine Debate

Research Finds Bots, Russian Trolls Influenced Vaccine Discussion on Twitter

Wheat

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UMD Researcher Helps Harvest Wheat’s Genetic Code

New Knowledge of Top Crop Could Increase Yields, Fight Pests, Reduce Allergies

Student Spaceflight Experiments Program

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Terp Science in Orbit

Undergrads’ Space Station Experiment Tests Bacteria-Fighting Method

Forests

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UMD Research Finds More Tree Cover But Less Rainforest

Geographical Sciences Researchers Use Satellite Data to Map 35 Years of Global Land Change

UMD Community Learning Garden
UMD Community Learning Garden

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Your Yard, Your Salad or Both?

UMD Digs Into Edible Cover Crops

Gov. Hogan

Campus & Community

Bridging the Employment Gap for People With Disabilities

UMD, Gov. Hogan Announce Center to Improve Career, Educational Opportunities

Cichlids
Cichlids

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How Well Do Fish See Color?

Biologists Study Cichlid Visual Perception and Behavior

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