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The Mighty Mucus of the Rowley River

A sticky polymer produced by tiny algae could be crucial in the fight to preserve the New England coastline

article from Arts & Sciences

Detecting the Perfect Solar Storm

Astronomers develop an early warning system in the event of a super solar flare striking earth

article from Arts & Sciences

Reading the Signs

The intersection of psychology, linguistics, and technology is an exciting place

article from Arts & Sciences

The Secret Life of Accordions

Tracking the spread of accordion music around the world, and taking it to a few places it hadn't been

video from Bostonia

Why Are We Fat?

The obesity epidemic could be about the chemicals, not the calories

article from Bostonia

Excellent Swimmer, Great Personality

BU researcher: fish show distinct, consistent behavior

article from BU Today

Little Rock at Center of Big Controversy

CAS geologist shakes up field by questioning our understanding of how the Earth's mantle works

article from BU Today

Developing a New Weapon Against HIV

$13.3 million grant to research strengthening immune system with antibodies grown in plants

article from BU Today

Hormone Hunter

Finding the link between food and fertility in orangutans

article from Arts & Sciences

Unraveling Climate Change

With a little help from Thoreau and NASA

video from BU Today