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Research on killer robots, Genghis Khan, megabugs, and bendy straws.
The northern pike is a twitchy fish—when startled it changes direction incredibly quickly.
New research includes the motherhood penalty, evolution of sweat, food poisoning prevention.
Plastics and reproductive health, pollen tubes and pistils, teaching math, and safer toothbrushing.
Highlighting new scientific research from UMass Amherst faculty.
Murugappan Muthukumar, one of the world’s top polymer physicists, has long been fascinated by vision and the physiology of the eye. Plus, more research breakthroughs.
How a volcano caused the “year without a summer,” a rediscovered species, fake news, and more.
The Great Smog in 1952 London, NASA turns to UMass Amherst, true love discovered, and the thinnest wires known to man.