Geosciences professor Raymond Bradley discussed global warming issues during a Jan. 18 press briefing at UMass Boston, where Gov. Deval Patrick signed an agreement bringing Massachusetts back into the seven-state Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
It takes more than just breaking and entering for a virus to successfully invade a cell. Getting to the cell’s center—where the host cell’s machinery will be co-opted to make more virus—requires navigating obstacles such as membranes and avoiding being recognized and kicked out by the host.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Environmental Sciences Program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is launching a new summer cooperative program opportunity with Triumvirate Environmental Inc. of Somerville, Mass.
Suzanne Palmer, computer systems administrator in the Chemistry Department, was recently nominated by the British Science Fiction Association for Best Short Story of 2006 for “Spheres,” which appeared in the November-December issue of Interzone magazine.