Topic: College of Natural Sciences

Why Poison Frogs Don’t Poison Themselves

Sept. 21, 2017
Phantasmal Poison Frog (Epipedobates anthonyi)

The answer provide clues for developing better drugs to fight pain and addiction

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Couples Weather Bickering With Help from Friends

Sept. 15, 2017
supportive friends

Research finds close social ties help alleviate stress linked to marital conflicts. 

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New Device Accurately Identifies Cancer in Seconds

Sept. 6, 2017
MasSpec Pen

The MasSpec Pen could dramatically improve the treatment of cancer and reduce the chances of recurrence

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New Way to Map Ecological Niches

Aug. 30, 2017
Thorny Devil

A new "periodic table" of ecological niches could help scientists understand how a warming climate may be spurring changes in species around the globe

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New Grant for Understanding Brain Structure

Aug. 1, 2017
Image of Brain Microstructure

Dr. Kristen Harris receives a $9 million National Science Foundation award to explore the brain in microscopic detail.

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