October 22, 2014
Student Researchers Win EPA Sustainability Grant
A UConn student team has won a $15,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency in the first phase of the national P3 competition.
October 21, 2014
UConn Archaeologist Discovers 17th-century Shipwreck
The Dutch warship, which sank in battle in the Caribbean, provides key evidence for the maritime history of the period.
October 1, 2014
Healthy Relationships Help Foster Healthy Eating Habits
Part of a semester-long series exploring obesity research by UConn faculty.
September 30, 2014
Beating Monk Parakeets at Their Own Game
Outsmarting birds by blocking the pathway to their nests will reap dividends for homeowners and utility companies, a new UConn study has found.
September 22, 2014
Preserving Crucial Tern Habitat in Long Island Sound
UConn extension experts and volunteers are helping maintain ecological balance on treasured nesting sites.
September 16, 2014
Power Lines Offer Environmental Benefits: UConn Study
The landscape in the transmission corridors provides habitat for hundreds of species of native plants and animals.
September 10, 2014
Memories, Memorials, and the 9/11 Museum
The observation of one of the most significant events in American history offers time for reflection.
August 28, 2014
Lego Model Aqueducts Bridge Ancient and Modern
The science of water transport becomes an art in an exhibition of Roman aqueduct models at Babbidge Library by Professor Gary Robbins.
August 5, 2014
‘Magnificent Microbes’ Offers Kids New View of the World
A popular summer program in STEM subjects attracts young students with a wide variety of interests.
August 5, 2014
Uninviting Microbes to Your Summer Outings
The science of microbiology has practical applications that extend beyond the laboratory and into the home.
August 4, 2014
UConn Tree Program Cuts Chances of Power Outages
A new statewide program integrates sound forest management and research to reduce the damage caused by extreme weather.