Glenn Gaeser's research suggests that a high-carbohydrate diet is not linked to weight gain.
Though the pace of change might not suit everyone, UVA is moving toward a greener future on many fronts.
Professor Anita Clayton (Med '82) explores the psychological dimension of women's discontentment with their sexual experiences.
James Coan probes how the mind reacts to emotional situations, from holding hands to being homesick. Barry Condron blazes trails with computer images of fruit flies.
Worsening traffic on Virginia roads demands high-tech solutions. The Smart Travel Lab uses advanced computer models to develop them.
For the past 30 years, UVA psychiatrist Bruce Greyson has tried to reach a scientific understanding of the phenomenon known as the near-death experience.
UVA scientists led by Professor Pamela M. Norris research aerogels, solids that are 98 percent air.
Professor Jennifer Geddes analyzes the use of the word "evil" in a forthcoming book.
The Implicit Association Test, developed by a team including UVA psychology professor Brian Nosek, shows the influence of unconscious attitudes on behavior.