Ordinary WiFi can easily detect weapons, bombs and explosive chemicals in bags at museums, stadiums, theme parks, schools and other public venues, according to a Rutgers University–New Brunswick-led study. The researchers’ suspicious object...
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Sleep-related infant deaths are associated with bed-sharing, sleeping position, poverty and other factors
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The warming ocean may cause the larvae of bottom-dwelling snails to hatch earlier in the spring, when waves are larger, potentially impacting their ability to survive and serve as food for other sea creatures. A Rutgers University–New Brunswick...
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Rutgers University–New Brunswick engineers have created a smart wristband with a wireless connection to smartphones that will enable a new wave of personal health and environmental monitoring devices. Their technology, which could be added to...
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A soil-based bacterium called Streptomyces griseus could become New Jersey’s official state microbe 75 years after Rutgers University–New Brunswick scientists discovered its ability to cure tuberculosis. The 1943 discovery at the New Jersey...
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After 10 years of research, a Rutgers-led team of scientists has identified two molecules that protect nerve cells after a traumatic brain injury and could lead to new drug treatments.
The molecules promote full recovery after traumatic brain...
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Rutgers public health expert Christopher Ackerman teams up with a frog puppet to improve nutrition education in the South Bronx
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What inspired the iconic red-and-yellow sky in The Scream, the painting by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch that sold for a record $119.9 million in 2012? Some say it was a volcanic sunset after the 1883 Krakatau eruption. Others think the wavy sky...
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Rutgers Climate Expert Available for Interviews on the Recent Extreme Rainfall and Severe Flash Flooding in Parts of New Jersey
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Rutgers Co-Author Available for Interviews on Study Showing High Risk of Dying Among Survivors of Opioid Overdoses
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Rutgers Psychiatrist Available to Discuss the Mental Health Effects on Children Removed from their Parents at the U.S./Mexico Border
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Rutgers New Jersey Poison Control Experts Available to Discuss Allergy Medication and Drugged Driving
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