Research


Camp wildfire in California

Research

Op/Ed: To Avoid Wildfire Tragedies, Start Building Smarter

Poorly Planned, Unmanaged Growth Plays Role in Disasters’ Human, Infrastructure Losses

Terps Against Hunger

Research

States of Volunteerism

Fewer Americans Volunteering, Giving Than Anytime in the Last Two Decades, Do Good Institute Report Finds

Himalayan snow

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Climate Connections

Researcher’s Atmospheric Modeling Could Solve 19th-Century Precipitation Puzzle, Help Farmers

University of Missouri

Research

Mizzou Crisis Recovery Has Lessons for Other Universities, Report Finds

Education Professor Leads National Study on Improving Racial Climate

Gabrielle Ball
Gabrielle Ball

Research

Fabricating a Better Tomorrow

Clark Opportunity Transfer Scholar Discovers New Opportunities With 3D Printing

Baby and grandmother

Research

Unwelcome Inheritance

NIH Awards $1.6M Grant to Benefit Diabetes Prevention, Animal Health

Image of desks in a classroom

Research

An Imbalance in Maryland Schools

Students With Disabilities, African-Americans Suspended at Disproportionately High Rates, Research Finds

Impact of alcohol on the brain illustration

Research

How Alcohol Dilutes Anxiety

Psychology Research Identifies Brain Circuits Influenced by Intoxication

Technica

Research

Hacking the Way to Equality

Technica Encourages Women to Break Gender Norms in Computer Science

Robot swarm

Research

When Robots Put Their Heads Together

Researcher Explores the Power of Swarming “Group Mind”

Congo aerial

Research

Research Finds Congo Basin’s Old-growth Forests Vanishing at Alarming Rate

Agriculture Land-Clearing Is Main Factor in Threat, Geographical Scientists Say

Antietam Blush apples
Antietam Blush apples

Research

First Blush

UMD Researcher Releases First of Seven New Apple Varieties

Geodynamo

Research

Tiny Dynamo

JQI Researchers Find Fast-flowing Electrons May Mimic Forces That Create Earth’s Magnetic Shield

Justin Pearson
Justin Pearson

Research

Made of Star Stuff

Clark Doctoral Fellow Shares Sky-High Aspirations for Battery Research

Bay cleanup
Bay cleanup

Research

Double Helping

Maryland Researcher Featured in New Big Ten Network Video Creates Clean Energy While Cleaning Bay

Error message

Research

Inside AI’s “Black Box”

New Research Helps Explain How Learning Algorithms (Like Your Phone’s Autocorrect) Generate Nonsense

Khashoggi candles

Research

Op/ed: Khashoggi Murder Draws Attention to Plight of Arab World's Critics

Post-Arab Spring Crackdowns Caused Many in Movement to Flee Abroad

Chesapeake Bay

Research

Stopping a Storm of Pollution

Researcher’s Nutrient Removal Technique Installed in Stormwater Basins to Protect Bay

Quantum

Research

Superpositioned

Could College Park Be Ground Zero for a Quantum Computing Revolution?

Test taking

Research

Passing the Test of Time

NSF Grant Supports Research to Analyze Meaning of Fast or Slow Responses

Wildfire

Research

Bravery’s Price

$1.5M FEMA Award to Fund Study of Wildland Firefighting Health Risks

Hampton Mansion

Research

Tracing Lives From Slavery to Freedom

Professor Leads Slavery Research at Historic Maryland Estate

Flooded house

Research

Routes to Safety

UMD, Morgan State Partner to Improve County Evacuation Plans

Pregnant woman

Research

Early Exposure

NIH Award Funds Study of Environmental Impacts on Child Development

3D-printed heart

Research

Competing for Kids’ Health

$5M FDA Grant Supports “Shark Tank”-style Competition for New Medical Devices

Baseball illustration

Research

Blame the Air, Not the Ump?

Researcher Connects Pollution and Bad Calls

Glacier melting

Research

Urgent Action on Climate Adaptation

SPP, Faculty Join New Global Commission to Speed Up Solutions

Crosswalk

Research

Safe Way

Researcher Uses GIS to Improve Routes to School

PSC Atrium

Research

Legislators Hike Research Funding

Appropriations Protect Vital Programs and Raise Student Aid

Against the Flow
Against the Flow

Research

Against the Flow

How Cascading Pools Could Help Restore the Chesapeake Bay

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