Catching rides on cargo ships and fishing boats, many invasive species are now covering our shorelines and compromising the existence of our native marine life. In a study published in Ecology Letters, Northeastern University Prof. David Kimbro and his team examine what factors allow some invasive species to survive in their new environments and others to fail.
Toyoko Orimoto, an assistant professor of physics, recently gave a TEDx talk titled, “The Art of the Higgs Boson.”
Steve Garfield, author, online TV host, video connoisseur, was the guest for #sciencechat on March 20, 2013. He talked about how to make videos even when you’re not a pro.
Every year, nearly a million people die from one of three infectious diseases that few of us have ever heard of.
Miles Grant, online communications manager for the National Wildlife Federation, talked about climate, wildlife, and media.
In recent years, a body of publications in the microbiology field has challenged all previous knowledge of how antibiotics kill bacteria.
Professor Michael Pollastri, a chemistry professor in the College of Science at Northeastern University, talked about NTDs – neglected tropical diseases.