• The Promise of Biosensors

    Professor Umer Hassan is designing a device that diagnoses—quickly, accurately, and inexpensively—sepsis, a condition that kills millions each year.

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    Umer Hassan with biosensor
  • Earth in Balance

    Scientists at the Rutgers Climate Institute are evaluating the perils of accelerating climate change and looking for solutions.

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    Destroyed Roller Coaster in the Atlantic Ocean
  • Inspiring a Holiday Classic

    How a short story by Rutgers alumnus Philip Van Doren Stern became the beloved film, It’s a Wonderful Life.

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    Still image from "It's A Wonderful LIfe"
  • Hard Cider Reviver

    New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station agent Megan Muehlbauer is laying the groundwork to bring back an industry that prospered in the state before prohibition.

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    Megan Muehlbauer in an apple orchard

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