Campus Science News

The following news items are from various campus, college and department sources.

Multicolored strings of a programming are visible on a computer screen. September 30, 2022

ESPM professor Carl Boettiger is part of a $3.2 million project focused on standardizing how scientific data is described.

Black and white nocturnal camera capturing a raccoon staring at it while trying to go into a box with a hole. September 27, 2022

Research by an ESPM postdoctoral researcher suggests docile raccoons possess a greater ability to learn how to obtain food than their bold counterparts.

Portraits of graduate students Lucy Andrews, Jaye Mejía-Duwan, Ja'Nya Banks, Adenike Omomukuyo, Ali Bhatti, Francisca Catalan, and Marina Stern. September 26, 2022

Led by ESPM faculty and graduate students, the collaborative effort focused on actionable changes to course material and structure. 

A composite image showing health duckweeds next to diseased duckweeds. September 26, 2022

Antimicrobial genes in the small, invasive plant species may help improve disease resistance in rice and wheat.