Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

July 19, 2018
Coordinating numerous field site research projects, running a facility – and running boats, too – are all in a day’s work for Eastern Shore native Cora Johnston.
July 16, 2018
How do scale patterns on fish provide understanding of the development of feathers, fur – and even cancer? UVA biologists are investigating.
July 06, 2018
From combating drug-resistant pathogens to reducing tuberculosis rates to controlling pandemics, a new UVA institute is seeking solutions by putting together teams drawn from academic disciplines around Grounds.
July 02, 2018
Research experiences for undergrads lead to lasting benefits for society, a new study shows.
June 29, 2018
As bumblebees decline, what other busy bees could step in. But a new study shows they might do more harm than good.
June 12, 2018
Recent findings by UVA physicists are providing new insights to the makings of matter.
June 11, 2018
An aquarium fish may help researchers solve such neurological diseases as muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, autism and others.
June 01, 2018
As more planets are discovered beyond our solar system, astronomers are trying to determine which ones could harbor life. A UVA Ph.D. candidate is narrowing the search.
May 29, 2018
Sensors developed at UVA are being used to help home health caregivers alleviate their loved ones’ cancer pain.
May 18, 2018
Several University organizations and the Class of 2018 took time from Finals Weekend festivities Friday to honor outstanding graduates and University community members.