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Dr. Millie Dresselhaus will be joining us on April 15, 2015 to deliver an insightful talk to the Stony Brook community. There will also be refreshments and presentations by the Stony Brook iGEM team and Dr. Nancy Goroff, Department of Chemistry.
Mar 30, 2015 | YIR News
Through the last century or so, an emphasis on social equality has brought the plights of many minority groups to light. In the past, members of the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) community have suffered from severe emotional distress...
Feb 27, 2015 | Psychology
Even as the world becomes more and more science-based, ghost stories are still told and believed by some. Today, researchers are finally using science to tackle the unexplained phenomenon of the feeling of a ghostly presence...
Feb 20, 2015 | Neuroscience
In November of 2014, ALMA (Atacama Large millimeter/submillimeter Array) developed new high-resolution capabilities that were able to capture an image of the planet formation around an infant star located about 450 light-years away from Earth...
Feb 20, 2015 | Astronomy
According to a study conducted by Peter DeScioli, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and the Associate Director of the Center for Behavioral Political Economy at Stony Brook University, people are likely to change their moral values in order to gain a financial benefit...
Feb 20, 2015 | Psychology
At the Stony Brook Institute of Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery, Professor Dale Deutsch and his research team recently identified a group of Fatty Acid binding proteins (FABPs), which serve as intracellular transporters for two of the main active substances in marijuana...
Feb 27, 2015 | Drug Discovery
Depression may actually be infectious, according to Dr. Turhan Canli, the Associate Professor of Psychology and Radiology at Stony Brook University. His claim puts Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) in a new light, one that suggests it can be caused by parasites...
Feb 20, 2015 | Infection
Dr. Yingtian Pan, of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Stony Brook, and his team, have discovered a new imaging technique that allows for a clearer picture of the direction, speed, and quantity of cerebral blood flow. This discovery expands…
Feb 20, 2015 | Methods
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