research

Pass the Salt?

Researcher probes the link between salt and hypertension

article from Research

Mission to Mars

BU physicist John Clarke looks to the red planet for clues about Earth's future

article from Research

The Future, Buried in the Deep

A scientist's study of microscopic sediment in East Asia could hold a key to feeding 20 percent of the world

article from Arts & Sciences

Five Thousand Heads are Better than One

What ants teach us about the evolution, anatomy, and chemistry of the social brain

article from Research

Unlocking Emily's World

Cracking the code of silence in children with autism who barely speak

video from Research

The Science Guy

Director of the National Institute of Mental Health Thomas Insel thinks researchers have neglected a potential wellspring of solutions: neuroscience

video from Bostonia

Travels with Titian

An art historian and her students create an interactive guide to the work of the master painter

interactive from Bostonia

Behind the Vapor

Chasing the facts about e-cigarette health risks

video from BU Research

The Secret Life of Neutrinos

Physicist unravels secrets of an enigmatic tiny particle

video from BU Research

BU Archaeologist Finds Near-Perfect Maya Mural

Discovery sheds light on ancient power struggles

article from BU Research