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Digging up some media appearances

It was a busy week for Drs. Geoff Davies and Elham Ghabbour, members of the Humic Acid Research Group.

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Physics Grad Wins Dept. of Energy Award

Graduated Northeastern physics student Tanmoy Das has won a High Performance Computing Achievement Award.

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Fighting NTDs Through Crowdfunding

Professor Michael Pollastri is creating a new platform to share data with international researchers focused on neglected tropical diseases.

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Report shows Northeastern spinoffs help fuel economic growth

Three Northeastern spinoff companies were highlighted in a recent report by The Science Coalition as examples of how federally funded university research and the companies created from that work can boost the U.S. economy.

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Crowdfunding drug discovery

The secrecy model that dominates drug discovery doesn’t work for neglected tropical diseases. Associate Professor Michael Pollastri hopes to shift that paradigm with a new platform for secure data-sharing.

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UCSI presents Dr. Edward B. Barbier

Dr. Edward B. Barbier’s main expertise is natural resource and development economics as well as the interface between economics and ecology.

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New research takes aim at heart’s ‘safe zone’

Sudden car­diac arrest is the leading cause of death in the indus­tri­al­ized world. How­ever, it’s not well under­stood and is chal­lenging to both pre­dict and effec­tively pre­vent.

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Making science relatable through journalism

Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato is a science journalist who writes for such outlets as National Geographic, Everyday Health, and Scientific American. She was the #sciencechat guest on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.

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Research in the Rockies

Biology and environmental science student Clint Valen­tine is always searching for his next big adven­ture.

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Ancient bacteria go under the lens

Every fourth breath you take comes from cyanobac­teria, which pop­u­late the planet’s waters.

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