Physics professor Lou Bloomfield sets out to fix a wobbly table and discovers a substance that might do much more.
Astronomy professor Michael Strutskie talks about a pretty powerful telescope.
BPA, a chemical found in everything from soda bottles to store receipts, could affect genes that play a role in social behavior across generations.
Take a look at four cool machines that help UVA doctors, students and researchers expand the limits of their fields.
Meg Jay, a clinical psychologist who specializes in adult development, discusses her new book about 20-somethings.
However you define emotional intelligence, researchers agree it can be a determining factor in building a fulfilling life.
Dr. Mary Laughlin and football coach Mike London try to improve the survival rate for those afflicted with cancer and blood disorders.
Professor Kelsey Johnson helps kids reach for the stars, and find their own inner scientist.
A UVA doctor is testing a safer antivenom for black widow spider bites.
["Borges in Charlottesville," Summer 2012] was a most enjoyable and informative article. It lacks only fuller references to the invaluable contributions of Jared Loewenstein to the...
Scientists think they have finally discovered the elusive Higgs boson, which may be the biggest breakthrough since the theory of relativity.
A UVA psychiatrist believes that depression is a biological adaption and must have an upside.
Nearly two years after Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (Engr '91) expressed suspicions of fraud concerning climate research conducted at UVA, the Virginia State Supreme Court ruled that Cuccinelli's...
How do you help a laboratory thrive? Professor Robin Felder knows.
Felder, director of UVA's Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology program, was honored in April as the...