Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

August 04, 2017
An undergraduate astronomy student reflects on a summer spent traveling with UVA faculty members to South Africa and Argentina to capture a very precise event at the edge of our solar system.
August 03, 2017
Researchers have found that dopamine-producing neurons are connected with the brain’s circadian center.
July 28, 2017
The University’s new Global Infectious Diseases Institute is facilitating cross-Grounds networking to tackle society’s biggest health threats.
July 27, 2017
Big challenges in health care, robotics, social issues and more require big data analysis. UVA’s Data Science Institute is leading the way.
July 24, 2017
UVA’s Blandy Experimental Farm, a research and learning facility in the northern Shenandoah Valley, serves dozens of scholars and tens of thousands of visitors each year.
July 20, 2017
A public benefit company, inspired by a UVA civil and environmental engineer, is delivering clean water in a very small package to users around the world.
July 13, 2017
Interim Vice President for Research Phil Parrish devoted his UVA career to advancing cross-disciplinary research.
July 12, 2017
A new University institute, dedicated to improving environmental resilience, will connect diverse disciplines on shared goals for bettering the future.
July 06, 2017
The moon will eclipse the sun on Aug. 21. An astronomer with an outreach mission is planning workshops and other activities for the public.
June 28, 2017
After the mass construction and distribution of “bee hotels,” environmental scientists at a UVA field station are learning about the dynamics of bee populations in Virginia.