Archive for 2016

trapping Chagas

Faculty and student researchers hope to fashion a trap for the parasite that causes Chagas disease.

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new technology, natural power

A small Haitian village that was hit hard by cholera is getting water and sanitation services for the first time as a group of students design and help build new systems from scratch.

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the authentic underdog

As humans, struggle draws us in. We love to support passion and determination—and when we see those qualities coupled with a fight to succeed against overwhelming odds, we become captivated. We cheer for the underdog.

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a clue in amber

In a locked room at a museum, the 99-million-year-old beetle rests peacefully, its tiny body encased in pale golden amber.

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getting seen to get safe

Psychologists employ a technology used in Hollywood filmmaking to make pedestrians and bicyclists more conspicuous to drivers.

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the cane is back!

Clemson helps reintroduce Purple Ribbon sugarcane to Sapelo Island, the birthplace of commercial sugar production in the U.S.

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In Spring 2016

zoom in the cane is back; getting seen to get safe; a clue in amber; the authentic underdog; new technology, natural power; trapping Chagas; no easy answers. a fresh look at

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