UMass Lowell professor David Lustick spoke yesterday at at STEM lecture about the effects informal science education has on students.
The UMass Student Farm, UMass Permaculture and Garden Share are teaming up to sponsor farmers’ markets, every Friday in the Campus Center.
Nathaniel Tripp, the Vermont delegate to the Connecticut River Joint Commission, will discuss Tuesday how New England’s largest waterway connects people and places in a Tuesday lecture.
UMass Professor David Boutt found an increase in water tables that could lead to increased flooding in the New England Region.
At 2:46 local time, an 8.9 earthquake crushed Japan and proliferated a tsunami that sliced through the country.
UMass researchers discover new function of protein that could be useful in preventing and treating cancer by experimenting on frog embryos.
A group of researchers, backed by a government-funded grant, are developing technology that could revolutionize the way those wounded would be treated.
A report released by the Political Economy Research Institute in February showed that compliance with Environmental Protection Agency regulations contributes to job growth and not job losses, as many believed.
Entrepreneur Steven Weinreb has launched a new line of shoes made entirely from recycled materials.
Researchers at Michigan State University are finding despite what employers and moms say, smiling may not always be the best option.
A recent study of over 900 schools in the United States has found that creationism is still being taught in many classrooms.
University of Massachusetts research has revealed that oil from the BP spill is still affecting life along and in the Gulf of Mexico, and according to one UMass professor, there is still work to be done.
The super computer Watson, developed and programmed by a variety of teams and institutions, including UMass, recently won a tournament against the show’s greatest victors.
This past Saturday, a series of lectures provided information to small farmers and gardeners interested in agriculture.
The University has ranked eighth in technology transfer for 2009, thanks in part to the discovery of an ethanol-producing bacterium.
University astrophysicists uncover a massive galaxy protocluster, shedding light on the early years of our universe.
Professor Aura Ganz is working on PERCEPT, a new technology to help the visually impaired navigate their way through unfamiliar buildings.
UMass assistant professor Christine Rogers and others work with Healthy Environment, Healthy Springfield as part of an EPA grant.