Recent Articles by

Fariss Samarrai

September 05, 2019
UVA biologists have observed a cellular behavior never noticed in 150 years of research.
August 29, 2019
A Virginia wildflower is providing clues to what happens when a plant species adapts to a changing climate.
August 27, 2019
What do the fires in Brazil’s rainforest mean for us, thousands of miles away? UVA environmental scientist Deborah Lawrence, who conducts research on the region, provides perspective.
August 22, 2019
Increasingly, researchers use powerful computers to reveal insightful trends in their large data sets. In response, the University is enhancing its computing services.
August 15, 2019
Environmental scientist Deborah Lawrence’s work was among a trove of science reviewed in a recent United Nations report on climate and land. She discusses where we stand today.
August 14, 2019
Aliens! Now that we’ve got your attention, see what a UVA astronomer has to say about extraterrestrial life.
August 08, 2019
Synthetic biology – the engineering of new and better materials from cells – is a growing area in research and development at the University.
July 31, 2019
The $2.5 million National Science Foundation grant to a math department team will enhance research training opportunities for students, postdocs and faculty.
July 24, 2019
Q&A: Dr. Chris Holstege Talks Summer Health, Student Wellness
July 19, 2019
Doctors order lab tests in order to make better-informed decisions. But excessive testing can be expensive and unpleasant for the patient – and does not improve outcomes.