#Research

  • Article: This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable
    Water & Sanitation

    This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|July 23, 2019

    If researchers can make the new technology affordable and scalable, the prospects look promising. Read more

  • Article: A Devastating Drought in South America Was Caused by an Unusual Wave Halfway Around the World
    Environment

    A Devastating Drought in South America Was Caused by an Unusual Wave Halfway Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 9, 2019

    But new research could help countries better future droughts. Read more

  • Article: These Researchers Are Using Artificial Intelligence to Make a 'Turbocharged' Flu Vaccine
    Health

    These Researchers Are Using Artificial Intelligence to Make a 'Turbocharged' Flu Vaccine

    By Madeleine Keck|July 4, 2019

    The drug is about to begin a 12-month clinical trial in the United States. Read more

  • Article: Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report
    Environment

    Future Heat Waves Could Kill Hundreds of Thousands Across US Cities: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2019

    “The public health benefits of limiting warming are clear.” Read more

  • Article: Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen
    Environment

    Plastic Waste Is Threatening Ocean Bacteria That Produce 10% of the World's Oxygen

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 15, 2019

    "One in every 10 breaths of oxygen you breathe in is thanks to these little guys.” Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis
    Health

    What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    March 22, 2019

    Tuberculosis (TB) is the world's most deadly infectious disease. Read more

  • Article: Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Erica SanchezJulie Ngalle  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 12, 2019

    The method could buy companies some time as they invest in plastic alternatives. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika
    Health

    Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2019

    “We’re trying to get ahead of the curve.” Read more