Research


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

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

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

Riverwalk concept

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UMD Team Wins Affordable Housing Competition

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

Riverwalk concept

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UMD Team Wins Affordable Housing Competition

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

Mountain landscape

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Floods, Droughts and a Melting World

Engineering Researcher Measures Global Snow Total in Face of Climate Change

Vulture

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Protecting Part of the Circle of Life

UMD Plays Key Role in International Effort to Save African Vultures

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

Immigrants

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Immigration Attitudes

UMD Poll Finds Majority of Americans Don’t View Immigrants as Criminals

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

refugee family

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Op/Ed: Americans More Likely to Support Christian Refugees

Public Policy Researcher’s Experiment Shows Effect of Religious Identity on Charitable Giving

Robot surgeon

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Tag-team Robot Surgery

New "Confidence-based" System Relies on Separate Strengths of People and Technology

Supercomputer

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Cyber Brain Trust Looks to Safeguard Smart Tech

Experts Outline Roles of Academic, Private and Public Sectors in Evolving Threat Landscape

NATO HQ

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Unfaltering Alliance

Public Policy Poll: Support for NATO Membership Remains High

Woman illustration

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Op/Ed: Inequalities Persist on the Tenure Track

Professor Finds Climbing Professional Ladder Remains Challenging for Female Faculty on College Campuses

Campus Pollen

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Earlier Spring Breezes May Bring More Sneezes

Changes in Season’s Onset Linked to Increasing Hay Fever Allergies Across U.S.

Self-driving car

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Real-World Road Rules

Researchers Develop More Realistic Simulator to Test Self-Driving Cars

Handbags

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Deterring Counterfeit Handbags May Start With Shame

Marketing Professor Shows Promise in New Approach for Manufacturers

Middle schoolers and parents

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Parental Involvement a "Protective Factor" for Mental Health

Research Suggests Ways to Lessen Effects of Bullying on Middle Schoolers

Mother and baby

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Researchers Tackle Infant Mortality in Maryland

Study for State Panel Aims to Understand Disparities, ID Useful Programs

Scratchy

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Stigma as Stressor

Study Examines Daily Lives of People With Psoriasis

Airliners

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An Unclear Course for Boeing

Business Expert Predicts "Soul-Searching" for Aircraft Manufacturer After Crashes

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