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New Self-Lubricating Condom Would Revolutionize Safe Sex

October 18th, 2018 Science & Tech 2 comments

BU biomedical engineers Ji-Xin Cheng (left) and Lu Lan (right) monitor a tablet that displays AcouStar guidance to surgeons.

Breast Cancer Beacon

October 16th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Ann McKee, director of BU’s CTE Center

Ann McKee Elected to the National Academy of Medicine

October 15th, 2018 Science & Tech 1 comment

A student hands out a resume at an All-Majors Career Fair

One Minute to a Better Resume

October 15th, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 4 comments

Jason Chase, painter and artist-in-residence at NanoLabs, poses with a black dress painted with Singularity Black paint that will be on display at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts

The New Black: the Least Reflective Paint Ever

October 10th, 2018 Arts & Entertainment + Science & Tech 1 comment

An artistic portrait of the three BU alums who created scriptiation

Scriptation Aims to Make Hollywood Paperless

October 4th, 2018 Science & Tech 3 comments

Screenshots of the BU Mobile app

10 Essential Apps for Making Your Life Easier

October 2nd, 2018 Science & Tech 1 comment

digital rendering of BU's new data sciences center showing a view of the building from the Kilachand Center

BU Proposes to Build Data Sciences Center, Aiming to Become Leader in Booming Field

October 1st, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 65 comments

A diver reels in a line near a bleached colony of boulder star coral at East Flower Garden Bank. Photo courtesy of NOAA

Inside the Search for a Coral Killer

October 1st, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Architectural rendering showing the. collaboration terraces, built to encourage scientific interaction and collaboration, inside the new Boston University Data Sciences Center.

A Big Building for Big Ideas

October 1st, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 11 comments

A woodblock painting of John Calvin

Does God Ordain Domestic Violence?

October 1st, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 5 comments

A portrait of Sahar Sharifzadeh

BU Prof Named One of Scientific American’s 11 Rising Stars of Science

September 28th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

A child watches as students get on a yellow school bus

BU Spearheads Largest-Ever Study of Child Anxiety

September 25th, 2018 Health & Wellness + Science & Tech 1 comment

Emily Ryan and a graduate students look intently at a computer screen

Searching for a Better Battery

September 24th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Screenshots of the new Tinder U app

Tinder Campus-Specific Dating Service Further Targets College Students

September 24th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

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University Announces Massive Wind Power Purchase

September 18th, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 26 comments

Portrait of David Boas, neurophotonics and fNIRS pioneer, and director of the Boston University Neurophotonics Center, drawing a brain with a flashlight.Video:

Lighting Up the Brain

September 17th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

PhD Candidate Whitney Manhart and Research Technician Jennifer Pacheco pose for a photo at the Boston University National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL). They are working with Dr. Elke Muhlberger on LLOV, a filovirus related to Ebola.

NEIDL Researchers Create Tool to Study New Virus

September 5th, 2018 Science & Tech 1 comment

Red Hat Presentation

Open-Source Summer in the Seaport

September 4th, 2018 Campus Life + Science & Tech 1 comment

Klapperich and colleague in a lab

How Point-of-Care Testing Will Transform Healthcare

August 30th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments