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engineers in a classroom September 27, 2016
NSF fosters entrepreneurship, innovation through new awards for I-Corps nodes
Press Release
Infectious disease transmission links disease vectors, disease hosts and human habitations. September 27, 2016
To slow spread of infectious diseases, NSF, NIH, USDA invest $16.6 million
Press Release
Margaret Murnane September 26, 2016
NSF awards $94 million to create four new Science and Technology Centers
Press Release
a leaf-footed bug September 26, 2016
Insect battles provide clues to evolution
Science Nation
Sunset over a salt marsh at Plum Island, Massachusetts, as autumn arrives. September 26, 2016
Changing salt marsh conditions send resident microbes into dormancy
Discovery
NSF MacroSystems Biology and Early NEON Science researchers are studying tree genes to canopies. September 22, 2016
NSF awards $15.9 million to foster new understanding of biological systems on regional to continental scales
Press Release
A new NSF Coastal SEES award addresses sustainability of the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta. September 21, 2016
NSF awards $13 million in third set of coastal sustainability grants
Press Release
A diverse community of marine sponges on a coral reef in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. September 16, 2016
NSF awards $18.9 million for research to transform our understanding of life on Earth
Press Release
Aerial views of lawns September 16, 2016
NSF awards $16.7 million for research on how humans, environment interact
Press Release
A colony of vampire bats. Scientists are discovering new links between vampire bats and rabies. September 13, 2016
Rabies could spread to Peru's coast by 2020
Discovery
image of mouse brain September 12, 2016
A global conversation to advance brain research Sept. 19
Media Advisory
colorized scanning electron micrograph of ecoli September 12, 2016
Revving the microbial engine: Horsepower vs. fuel efficiency in bacterial genomes
News From the Field
a bluntnose sixgill shark September 8, 2016
How do shark teeth bite? Reciprocating saw, glue provide answers
News From the Field
biology graphic September 8, 2016
Forecasting climate change's effects on biodiversity hindered by lack of data
News From the Field
Mark Urban under a sheet of aufeis in Alaska September 8, 2016
Critical information needed in fight to save wildlife
News From the Field
image of dust on a table September 7, 2016
Antimicrobial chemicals found with antibiotic-resistance genes in indoor dust
News From the Field
Kavli Prize September 6, 2016
Seven NSF-funded researchers recognized with Kavli Prizes
Press Release
a glowing rubber ball image a chair in a dark room September 6, 2016
Super-resolution microscope builds 3-D images by mapping negative space
News From the Field
Kimberly Novick September 6, 2016
During drought, dry air can stress plants more than dry soil
News From the Field
wild bee on a flower September 6, 2016
Flowers critical link to bacteria transmission in wild bees
News From the Field
Biologists and atmospheric scientists track migrating birds like this summer tanager. September 6, 2016
Seasonality of bird migration responds to environmental cues, scientists show
Discovery
image of Halanaerobium bacteria cells September 5, 2016
New genus of bacteria found living inside hydraulic fracturing wells
News From the Field
the M2 muscarinic acetylcholine receptor September 5, 2016
Promising drug leads identified to combat heart disease
News From the Field
a leaf-cutter ant September 2, 2016
Crop domestication is a balancing act
News From the Field
black spots on a ripe tomato September 1, 2016
Scientists find new system in tomato's defense against bacterial speck disease
News From the Field
a tasmanian devil August 30, 2016
Tasmanian devils evolve to resist deadly cancer
News From the Field
a songbird August 30, 2016
New research shows how songbirds island-hopped out of Australia
News From the Field
transfering tomato plantlets August 29, 2016
More tomatoes, faster: Accelerating tomato engineering
News From the Field
Sylvia Lee sampling in the Gwynns Falls August 25, 2016
Ecological consequences of amphetamine pollution in urban streams
News From the Field
Jeffrey Dukes August 23, 2016
Global forecast assesses countries' invasive species risk, response capacity
News From the Field
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