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Rewiring Life

BU is poised to become a synthetic biology powerhouse

video from Bostonia

"Vermin" of the Galaxy

Astronomer Andrew West analyzes red dwarf stars for clues about which solar systems might harbor life

article from Arts & Sciences

BU Joins Association of American Universities

Invitation recognizes research excellence

article from BU Today

Walk This Way

Most people think they know how to walk, but Cara Lewis has news for them

video from Bostonia

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Maya Calendars

Skeletal remains found at site add to mystery

video from Bostonia

The Mosquito Hunter

BU researcher says they're efficient, enigmatic, and yes, sometimes deadly

video from Bostonia

Are Bubbles Dangerous?

In swimming pools, tiny droplets can transport bacteria

video from Bostonia

Magic Numbers

In South Africa, researchers do the math behind the world's biggest war on AIDS

article from Bostonia

How Can Cell Phone Batteries Save Lives?

Engineering students help detect pneumonia in Zambia using discarded cell phone batteries

video from BUniverse

BU Shares Credit for Big Discovery of Small Particle

Physics professors, interns join Higgs hoopla at CERN

video from BU Today