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UNH Researchers Find Human Impact on Forest Still Evident After 500 Years


Tropical forests span a huge area, harbor a wide diversity of species, and are important to water and nutrient cycling. Researchers used high-tech tools to more precisely view where these cleared sites were and the lasting impact they had on the...
18-Jan-2018 9:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

UNH Research Finds Increase in Number of Babies Born Drug Exposed in N.H.

From 2005 to 2015 the number of infants diagnosed with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) in the Granite State increased fivefold, from 52 to 269, according to new research by the Carsey School of Public Policy at the University of New Hampshire.
19-Dec-2017 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

UNH Researchers Find Effects of Climate Change Could Accelerate By Mid-Century

Environmental models are showing that the effects of climate change could be much stronger by the middle of the 21st century. If carbon dioxide emissions continue at the current rate, scenarios point to a significant decrease in snow days, and an...
14-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Eruption Clues: UNH Researchers Create Snapshot of Volcano Plumbing

Researchers at the University of New Hampshire are using scientific sleuthing to better understand the journey of magma in Mount Etna, to create a more accurate picture of the volcano’s plumbing system and determine how quickly the magma rises to...
29-Nov-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UNH Researchers Create New Concept That Could Lead to Improved Drug Delivery

Inspired by a color changing mechanism found in cephalopods, like squid, cuttlefish and octopus, researchers at the University of New Hampshire have conceived a design for a unique sequential cell-opening mechanism that has many potential...
19-Oct-2017 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UNH Earns Highest National Rating for Sustainability


The University of New Hampshire is one of only three higher education institutions in the world to have earned a STARS Platinum rating--the highest possible--in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement...
27-Sep-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNH Receives NIH Grant to Advance Its Biomedical Research to the Bedside

The University of New Hampshire has been awarded a five-year, $10 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant to accelerate the translation of its basic biomedical and bioengineering research...
25-Sep-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UNH Researchers Find Campus Sexual Violence Significantly Affects Academics

While much needed programs, and past studies, have predominately focused on the mental health effects of such violent acts on students, new research by the University of New Hampshire shows that aggressive sexual acts can also adversely impact...
6-Sep-2017 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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