research

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

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