The new institute is funding research projects to bring together top minds at the University and beyond to help solve some of the toughest problems in brain science. more >
Environmental sciences chair Michael Pace conducted an experiment on ways to stop toxic algae blooms in their tracks. more >
Forest Service ecologist and UVA environmental sciences alumna Tana Wood is leading a unique climate-change experiment in Puerto Rico that involves erecting space heaters in a tropical forest. more >
Their creative approach to exploring gene function could speed new treatments for osteoporosis – and, potentially, any disease with a genetic element. more >
UVA researchers at “The CAB” are deploying cutting-edge technology to study brain injuries. more >
Brian Nosek’s online “preprint” services have the potential to change the model for communication among academic researchers. more >
Take a look at some of the real-world “big data” studies conducted by graduate students at the University of Virginia working together from a range of disciplines. more >