Research


Fabric

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Hot and Cold Comfort

Revolutionary Fabric Developed at UMD Reacts to Environmental Conditions

Pinatubo Eruption

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Rewriting the Story on Climate-Altering Eruptions

New Method Co-developed at UMD Enhances Scientists' Ability to Read Volcanic Record Buried in Ice Sheets

Rainbow House

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Youth Twice as Likely to End Up in U.S. Foster Care

System Designed to Protect May Be Harming Children, Researchers Say

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Toxic Pesticides on the Rise in Our Food

Levels Below EPA Standards Still Prompt Health Questions, UMD Researchers Say

Smart Cities

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Report: “Smart Cities” Start With Community Conversations

Study Cites Value of Engaging With Baltimore Residents to Implement Tech

Pills

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Many Opioid Users With Mental Illness Lack Treatment

Affordability, Stigma Cited as Barriers to Care

Rover Selfie

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Mars Rover Curiosity Has a New Talent

UMD Geologist, Partners Repurpose Navigation Instruments to Measure Gravity, Explore Planet's Geologic Past

RoCo

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A New Way to Chill

Beta Testing Begins This Year for Personal Smart Cooling Device Born at UMD

Flooding in downtown Baltimore

Campus & Community

Equal Protection, From Floods

Student Research Team Works to Ensure All Marylanders Benefit From Emergency Plans

Polar bears

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Amid a Frozen World, a Data Desert

Scientists Make Urgent Plea for Better Understanding of How Changing Snowscapes Affect Arctic Wildlife

Loosening

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The “Loosening of America”

Research Examines Positive and Negative Impacts of Relaxed Cultural Standards

Rickey Gates running in San Francisco

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Pathfinding Prof

Mountaintop Meeting Spurs Computerized Collaboration on Runner’s Project to Hit Every San Francisco Street

Cancer cell

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Machine Learning Helps Target Cancer Patients for Immunotherapy

Approach Could Reduce Dangerous, Costly Treatment Failures

Pioneering Arab women collage

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Suffragists, Scientists and Scholars

Gibran Chair Launches Site Showcasing Arab Women Pioneers

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Time of Our Lives

UMD Lab Shows How Society May Be Robbing You of Free Time—or Giving You a Bonus

Orange greening

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Saving Citrus?

Professor Develops New Approach to Halt Disease Threatening Florida Farms—and Your Morning OJ

Varroa

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Honey Bee Predators: Werewolves, Not Vampires

UMD-led Research Upends Old Assumptions on the Eating Habits of a Primary Threat to Pollinators

Black hole

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UMD-Led Team Maps “Light Echoes” of Black Hole

Findings Give New Insight Into How Material Is Pulled Into Gravitational Singularity

Elaine Luria video screenshot

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Op/Ed: Women Who Ran for Congress Avoided Women Issues in Their Ads

Communications Researchers Find Female Candidates Instead Projected Power

Flags

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Poll: Public Support Grows for One-State Solution to Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

UMD Research Also Finds Polarization on U.S.’ Role as Mediator

Facebook posts

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Speaking in Code

Communication Students Catalog Russian Propaganda

Baby's feet

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More Women Giving Birth Outside of Hospitals, Research Finds

Data Show Rate of Births at Home and in Birth Centers Hits 30-Year High

Gillette speech

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A Home for Forgotten Words

Archive Recovers Speeches From Marginalized Groups

Map predicting risk

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Saving Species Through AI

Researchers Train Algorithm to Estimate Risk Level for Plants Worldwide

Virtual reality headset

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Scents of Things to Come

Researchers Add Smell to Virtual Reality to Better Understand Data

border

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Op/Ed: Trump’s Stance on Immigration May Alienate Millennials

Government and Politics Expert Finds Widening Gap in 2018 Election Data

Sound illustration

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Stop—Hey, What’s That Sound?

New Maryland Study Explores How the Brain Interprets Sounds as Words

Student with calculator

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Could Borrowing Be Beneficial?

Research Shows Potential Impact of Loan Offers on Student Success

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“We Are Not Ready”

UMD Scientist Explains Global Backlash Against Researcher Who Edited Baby Genes

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