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Bacteria Could Help Clean Groundwater Contaminated by Uranium Ore Processing, Rutgers Study Finds

6-16-15
Scientists have discovered a bacterium in soil at an ore mill in Colorado that essentially breathes uranium and renders it immobile
Wild pollinators, like this bumble bee, account for the pollination of 80 percent around the world. Photo: Joaqium Alves Gaspar

Wild Bees: It’s How Many, Not Which Ones, that Counts

6-8-15
Rutgers and University of Calgary research on “real-world” farms gives a clearer picture of how pollination works.
A chart showing the increase in the frequency of highly amplified jet-stream patterns, which scientists believe is related to extreme weather events. Courtesy of Jennifer Francis.

Rutgers Climate Scientists Find More Evidence Linking Arctic Warming to Jet Stream Movement

6-2-15
[caption id="attachment_45099" align="alignright" width="300"] A chart showing the increase in the frequency of highly amplified jet-stream patterns, which scientists believe is related to extreme weather events. Courtesy of Jennifer ...
An Apple Watch will track patients' activity and how they cope with treatment. - (APPLE INC.)

Cooper’s MD Anderson center to use Apple Watch to track breast cancer patients’ health, help them with treatment

5-19-15
Breast cancer patients will use the Apple Watch as part of a pilot project to gather real-time data.
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Bayonne HS Students Get Hands On Biology Lessons

5-15-15
The BioDome at Bayonne High School is filled with more than 600 organisms from 200 different species. It's part of the school's new STEM Academy.
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Liberty Science Center Genius Gala Recognizes Great Work in Science

5-4-15
The Liberty Science Center Genius Gala honored three members of the science community.
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HackRU Lets Students Create Next-Level Technologies

4-20-15
Rutgers held the hackathon HackRU on its campus to allow college students to create new technology and get recruited by tech companies.
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Rutgers Researcher Finds More Awareness in Coma Patients

4-16-15
Dr. Elizabeth Torres of Rutgers University used wrist sensors and found a coma patient's brain and nervous system were directing her movements.
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Teaching Science with Hip Hop

4-8-15
Honeywell and NASA have teamed up to create the program "Forces in Motion," which teaches middle school students about science using hip hop.