Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Solving a 50-year-old puzzle in signal processing, part two:

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University’s Alexander Stoytchev says it’s one of the “most popular and useful” algorithms around – even though most of us…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Feature

School’s Out: How Parents Can Meet the Challenge During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With children home from school in an effort to stop the spread of 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19), parents are faced with a number of challenges.…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Feature

DHS Initiating Crucial Research to Mitigate COVID-19

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is conducting ongoing research that will help scientists better understand the coronavirus…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Study: An Aspirin a Day Does Not Keep Dementia at Bay

Media Contacts:Renee Tessman, [email protected], (612) 928-6137Michelle Uher, [email protected], (612) 928-6120 MINNEAPOLIS – Taking a low-dose aspirin once a day does not reduce the risk of…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Video game experience, gender may improve VR learning

Rebecca Valli office: 607-255-6035 cell: 607-793-1025 [email protected]   ITHACA, N.Y. – Students who used immersive virtual reality (VR) did not learn significantly better than those…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Experts in epidemics, economics, psychology, other fields available for interview related to COVID-19

Media contacts:Jordan Fifer | [email protected] | 540-231-6997Shannon Andrea | [email protected] | 571-858-3262Bill Foy | [email protected] | 540-998-0288 Our studio Finding reliable experts for media interviews is especially important during this difficult…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Feature

Cornell students sketch Ossining’s budding waterfront ideas

ITHACA, N.Y. – The banks of the Hudson River shore at Ossining, New York, may seem tranquil now, but the Westchester County town – and…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Feature

‘Pandemic drone’ in development to detect people infected with coronavirus

A ‘pandemic drone’ to remotely monitor and detect people with infectious respiratory conditions is being developed by the University of South Australia (UniSA) in partnership…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Ultrasound Solves an Important Clinical Problem in Diagnosing Arrhythmia

New York, NY—March 25, 2020—Cardiac arrhythmias are a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Currently, the 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) is the noninvasive clinical gold…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Notre Dame expert says “stimulus” package is economically appropriate, urges caution

The White House and Senate March 25 reached a historic $2 trillion legislative package to counteract the negative shock from the coronavirus to the U.S.…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Expert Alert: Have heart disease? Protect your health during the COVID-19 pandemic

ROCHESTER, Minn. ― People with heart disease and other underlying health conditions are at a high risk for becoming seriously ill if they develop COVID-19.…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Top Harris County, Texas, areas where residents are most likely to need hospitalization, ICU care for COVID-19

Areas of Harris County, Texas, where residents are most at risk for hospitalization and critical care needs due to COVID-19 have been mapped for the…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Announcement

NMU Launches Indoor Agriculture Program

Northern Michigan University will launch a new, multidisciplinary indoor agriculture associate degree this fall. The program will prepare students for careers in medicinal plant and…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Announcement

UVA Darden Announces Updates to Full-Time MBA Admissions Process for Class of 2022, Providing Additional Flexibility for Round 3

By Dave Hendrick In light of the disruption stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, the University of Virginia Darden School of Business has added additional flexibility for students…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Announcement

UD’S JASON GLEGHORN RECEIVES NSF CAREER AWARD

Lymph nodes are important organs that train a body's immune cells to fight off infection from bacteria and viruses. When they get inflamed, it is…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

The Lancet Infectious Diseases: Singapore modelling study estimates impact of physical distancing on reducing spread of COVID-19

First of its kind modelling study in Singapore indicates that quarantining of people infected with the new coronavirus and their family members, school closures plus…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

New study: Cannabis helps fight resistant bacteria

Since the discovery of penicillin in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming, antibiotics have saved millions of lives from fatal infections world-wide. However, with time bacteria…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Scientists investigate why females live longer than males

An international team of scientists studying lifespans of wild mammals have found that, just like humans, females tend to live significantly longer than their male…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Announcement

NASA Awards Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2020

NASA has selected 24 new Fellows for its prestigious NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP). The program enables outstanding postdoctoral scientists to pursue independent research across…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Diet, Nutrition Have Profound Effects on Gut Microbiome

WASHINGTON (March 25, 2020) — Nutrition and diet have a profound impact on microbial composition in the gut, in turn affecting a range of metabolic,…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Obama’s 2008 election improved mental health of black men, research shows

HOUSTON - (March 24, 2020) - Barack Obama's election to the nation's highest office in 2008 improved the mental health of black men, according to…

Updated : Mar 25, 2020 in Research Articles

Teeth Serve as “Archive of Life,” New Research Finds

Teeth constitute a permanent and faithful biological archive of the entirety of the individual’s life, from tooth formation to death, a team of researchers has…