The neglected tropical disease affects tens of thousands of people and is mostly fatal. Now, new research co-authored by Northeastern chemistry professor Michael Pollastri has identified hundreds of chemical compounds that could lead to a cure.
A new study co-authored by a team of Northeastern University faculty and students has found numerous instances of price steering and discrimination on many popular e-commerce retail and travel websites. That’s not necessarily a bad thing, they say—so long as the companies are transparent.
Chaos and conflict on the international landscape—particularly in the Middle East—in recent years can in part be traced back to America’s victory in the Cold War, according to veteran journalist and Slate columnist Fred Kaplan, who spoke this week at Northeastern.
By developing dynamic legged robots that emulate animal movements, Boston Dynamics founder Marc Raibert, E’73, says machines will be able to reach new heights.
Alec Walecki and Kenneth McNeill, two members of the Northeastern mountain biking club team, will compete at this weekend’s USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships in North Carolina.
Raibert’s talk, “Dynamic Robots: Mobility, Agility, and Speed,” will reveal how he creates innovative and functional robots inspired by the grace, swiftness, and natural movements of animals. Don’t miss this exciting discussion […]
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Elliot Greenwood, right, holds on to the pumpkin as fellow Northeastern student Alex Viehbacher, left, carves the design during the 14th annual Great Pumpkin Carving Contest at the Levine Marketplace.