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3 Steps to Starting a Great Research Project

Svetlana Dotsenko | Posted 10.02.2013 | Home
Svetlana Dotsenko

Late summer is a great time for narrowing down your research interests, expanding your academic network, and starting to look for research advisors. Starting early is a tremendous advantage for a young researcher.

Drones: Colleges' Next Research Project | Jimmy Daly | Posted 04.05.2013 | Home

This article was produced in partnership with The idea of drones flying around domestic airspace is terrifying to many American...

University Of Michigan Tops U.S. Public Colleges In Research Spending | Posted 01.28.2013 | Home

University of Michigan has topped its public peers in research and development spending for the third year in a row, according to the U.S. National Sc...

Will Federal Research Cash Dry Up With Budget Cuts? | Posted 10.15.2012 | Home

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa's top research administrator says he's not keeping one eye on federal budget talks. "Both eyes," vice pr...

Dog Owners, Pick Up Your Pooper-Scoopers In The Name of University Research

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home

Bagging man's best friend's smelly situation can be considered a contribution to science, according to the University of Calgary in Canada. Scienti...

A Sea Change in Academic Research: "Applied" Is No Longer a Dirty Word

Adam Marsh | Posted 06.03.2012 | Home
Adam Marsh

There has to be a more efficient mechanism for basic research discoveries in academia to find focused commercial applications.