It's simple mechanics - going through a doggy door is not a challenging task for a tiny puppy, but it is fairly difficult for a larger human.
Ask medical students across the country the best way to learn medicine, and they'll point you toward their cadavers.
The University has seen a 44 percent increase in minority faculty and a 31 percent increase in female faculty since the creation of the Office of Institutional Diversity in 2003, according to the most recent statistics from the Office of the Dean of the Faculty.
Environmental science students Libby Delucia '09, Matthew Wheeler '09 and Megan Whelan '09 set out to compare lead levels in drinking water in some of the oldest and newest buildings on campus, and they were alarmed by what they found.
The next time you're digging in your garden, marveling at the sweet smell of Mother Earth, you may want to think of a team of Brown chemists who recently determined how the warm, slightly metallic smell of fresh soil is produced. In a paper published this month in Nature Chemical Biology, Professor ...