SPRING 2014 | DOWNLOAD PDF
Mudskipper fish and salamanders reveal some clues about how animals first came ashore, a computer game helps stroke patients recover, science goes deep in the Intelligent River, and a new facility puts wind power to the test.
the business of friendship isn’t business
Philosopher Todd May has a message for the world: Find real friendship.
what is character and how do we get it?
Charles Starkey says listing traits won’t cut it.
patients programmed for trouble
For a student in nursing, the toughest patient may be a mannequin.
your story for a mug
If your coffee mug could talk, what kind of story would it tell?
vital robotics with people in mind
Keeping it human with rooms and equipment for the digital age.
seeding the future
Sorghum could save resources and boost the food supply.
Your workspace awaits your command.
FALL 2013 | DOWNLOAD PDF
carbon’s magic carpet
The slow rise of renewable energy needs a jolt to boost power and close a gap in the flow of electrical energy. Researchers may have found an answer in Earth’s foremost building block: carbon.
launching the venture
Start-up companies put research discoveries to work in the marketplace.
charting the stormy seas of social media
With good tools, researchers make sense of the tempest of posts and tweets.
the biggest, baddest boom
A man who loves explosions tracks the oldest and best of them all.
a gnawing problem
Go ahead, laugh. But solutions to squirrel damage do not grow on trees.