Science & Research

Panel discusses diversity in STEM fields

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Panel discusses diversity in STEM fields

February 17, 2017 0 comments

“How can you create black scientists if there’s no black scientific community?” asked William Massey during this week’s “Celebrating Excellence in Science.”

Ken Miller ’70 talks politics of science denial

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Ken Miller ’70 talks politics of science denial

February 17, 2017 0 comments

Ken Miller ’70 examined science denial, discussing the scientific facts and theories people often disagree with despite overwhelming supporting evidence.

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U. researchers discover inaccuracy of previous climate models

February 14, 2017 0 comments

Current climate models used to study climate change may not be as accurate as previously thought.

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U. researchers encourage community-based studies

February 14, 2017 0 comments

The struggle to obtain representative population samples continues to plague researchers.

Speed of speech unrelated to amount of information conveyed

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Speed of speech unrelated to amount of information conveyed

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Whether we speak lightning fast or at snail speed, the amount of information we convey is about the same.

New lab studies emotional decision-making

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New lab studies emotional decision-making

February 6, 2017 0 comments

How does morality work in the brain?

University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

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University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

February 2, 2017 0 comments

University researchers are collaborating on a three-year study focused on the needs of veterans who have suffered severe upper-limb amputations.

Supportive, intimate community fosters success for CS department

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Supportive, intimate community fosters success for CS department

February 1, 2017 0 comments

The computer science department has recently demonstrated its ability to attract high-achieving students.

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Study illustrates U. class disparities

February 1, 2017 0 comments

Students from the top 1 percent attended Brown at roughly the same proportion as students from the bottom 60 percent from 2006 to 2013.

Scholars collaborate on fluid modeling problems

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Scholars collaborate on fluid modeling problems

January 31, 2017 0 comments

ICERM in Mathematics will bring together researchers from across the country to tackle unsolved modeling problems