Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
Tuscaloosa, AL USA

Our News on Newswise


Autocrats and Authoritarianism: New Research Explores Why People Elect Leaders Who Restrict Freedom

Research conducted in part by a University of Alabama professor seeks to answer the question, “Why do free people willingly choose autocratic leaders who will restrict their liberty?” The research also looks to provide a clearer definition of...
16-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Disease Afflicting Frogs Becoming Deadlier

A disease-inducing fungus in amphibians worldwide could become deadlier as different genetic variations emerge, according to research led by The University of Alabama.
25-Jun-2018 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


English Professor Finds John Stuart Mill in the Margins

More than a century after John Stuart Mill’s personal library was donated to an Oxford college, a University of Alabama English professor and a team of international collaborators are allowing a broader audience access to the history literally...
30-Apr-2018 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Researcher Awarded USDA Grant to Improve Flavor Quality in Foods

Dr. Lingyan Kong, of The University of Alabama, was recently awarded a $425,000 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture to research and improve flavor use efficiency and stability in foods using supramolecular starch-flavor structures.
26-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Gender Parity, Not Gap, in CEO Pay

Male and female CEOs are paid equally in corporate America, according to research by a team at The University of Alabama of 18 years of CEO compensation in large, public firms.
13-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Studying Arms Race between Bacteria, Viruses Brings CAREER Award

Researchers at The University of Alabama hope to better understand how bacteria and viruses battle each other and, in the process, devise new strategies to combat antibiotic-resistant infections.
15-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Partnership Brings Alabama, Pakistan Researchers Together

professor at The University of Alabama is part of an international team performing geological research in northeast Pakistan aiming to understand where possible oil and gas deposits reside beneath the surface.
11-Jan-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Solving Galactic Mysteries a Few Minutes at a Time

A project led by an astronomer at The University of Alabama that includes amateur astronomers will use gaps in the schedule of the Hubble Space Telescope to get a better look at oddities found in the sky.
20-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

see all news

Our YouTube Videos

Chat now!