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Engineered cartilage specimens

Crossing the Scientific Aisle to Advance Tissue Engineering

January 17th, 2019 Science & Tech 0 comments

a man uses a vape

Vaping Slows Wound Healing Just as Much as Smoking

January 17th, 2019 Health & Wellness + Science & Tech 1 comment

Vinod Sarin

Vinod Sarin Elected to National Academy of Inventors

January 16th, 2019 Science & Tech 0 comments

Darrell Eager/Getty Images (office); Shutterstock (robot).

So Much for the Robocalypse

January 16th, 2019 Science & Tech 0 comments

Jerry Chen portrait

NIH New Innovator Award Will Advance Brain Science

January 15th, 2019 Science & Tech 0 comments

Deepak Kumar uses a 3-D motion capture system—featuring wearable sensors that are tracked by cameras attached to rails mounted on the walls of his lab—to build a sophisticated picture of human movement. Photo by Conor Doherty

Mindful Walking

January 15th, 2019 Health & Wellness + Science & Tech 2 comments

Behind a stack of cartons of fake Amoxicillin BP, a Health Ministry employee takes part in an operation to empty shops selling fake medicine during a raid monitored by police officers against shops selling counterfeit drugs on May 3, 2017 at the Adjame market in Abidjan.

How Bad Drugs Turn Treatable Diseases Deadly

January 14th, 2019 Science & Tech 0 comments

Boston University professor of biology and a social insect researcher James F. A. Traniello poses sitting among insect specimens in his lab.

James Traniello Elected to American Association for the Advancement of Science

December 18th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

(From left) Adam Smith, Sarah Scheffler, and Ran Canetti. Photo by Jackie Ricciardi

Are Computer-Aided Decisions Actually Fair?

December 14th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

photo of a barren snow-covered forest

CAS Prof, Fellow Researchers: Warmer Winters Are Harming Northeast Forests

December 11th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Researcher Didem Kurt poses for a photo in a grocery store

Does Religion Make You More Frugal at the Grocery Store?

December 10th, 2018 In the World + Science & Tech 2 comments

photograph of a lightning strike adjacent to a marriott hotel

BU Experts on Why Patch Fixes Won’t Stop Massive Data Breaches

December 10th, 2018 In the World + Science & Tech 0 comments

Concept image showing a gene with a chunk taken out of it representing gene editing

POV: How Did Claims of CRISPR Babies Hijack an International Gene-Editing Summit?

December 4th, 2018 Opinion + Science & Tech 1 comment

NASA artistic rendering of the InSight Lander vehicle on the Mars surface.

Another Mars Landing! But What Now?

November 29th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Portrait of Jennifer Tseng, Boston Medical Center’s surgeon-in-chief, sitting chair in her office

Jennifer Tseng: From Receptionist to Chief Surgeon

November 29th, 2018 Science & Tech 12 comments

Photo of Lei Guo, from left, Prakash Ishwar, Derry Wijaya, and Margrit Betke in front of computer monitors.

What If You Could Manage Information Overload?

November 27th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Generation

Find 10 Tech Gifts under $50

November 26th, 2018 In the World + Science & Tech 0 comments

Robert Davey, infectious diseases researcher at the Boston University National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL), poses for a portrait in front of hazmat suits like the ones he wears while conducting Biosafety Level 4 research in the NEIDL laboratory.

Old Drug, New Tricks

November 19th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Portrait of Christopher Chen, Boston University Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Director of the Boston University Biological Design Center

ENG’s Chris Chen Receives Pritzker Distinguished Lecture Award

November 13th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments

Composite image of a soundwave presented as a timeline with images of pioneering neuroscientist Rahul Desikan from the time he was a baby to current day.

Rahul Desikan’s Story of Love, Science, and Facing Down Death

November 8th, 2018 Science & Tech 0 comments