Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

November 20, 2020
As students face a stressful pandemic, an undergraduate with a passion for helping offers a course on understanding.
November 19, 2020
What to do regarding Thanksgiving travel and gathering? Read on.
November 05, 2020
Bees, essential pollinators of plants and crops, are on the decline. Environmental scientists are seeking reasons.
October 29, 2020
A collaboration between scientists and artists on Virginia’s Eastern Shore has resulted in artful insights into a natural phenomenon.
October 20, 2020
A health expert is calling for public diligence to help slow the spread of COVID-19 during the fall surge in the U.S. and Europe.
October 13, 2020
Two decades ago, scientists began seeding barren bay bottoms. The resulting seagrass meadows are astounding, proving to be one of the great success stories in marine restoration.
October 05, 2020
UVA researchers are studying kelp forests off the California coast to understand changes to marine ecosystems.
September 21, 2020
Dr. Jessica Simmons of UVA Student Health and Wellness explains why.
September 18, 2020
Life on Venus? Astronomer Ilse Cleeves discusses a recent finding that’s captivating those interested in what’s “out there.”
September 16, 2020
The finding provides hope that pollinating species may be able to rapidly adapt to environmental change and continue their essential role in helping crops to proliferate.