The College of Natural Sciences is committed to the advancement of scientific knowledge, preparing the next generation of educated citizenry, and creating impact in the global community. Here at the college, more than 180 faculty and more than 190 staff work to promote excellence, diversity, and inclusion on all levels – to ensure that discovery begins here.
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Over a several-year period, natural gas pipeline leaks were more prevalent in neighborhoods with low-income or majority non-white populations than those with high income or predominately white populations.
Jennifer Brady, a Ph.D. candidate and graduate teaching assistant in the Department of Biology, and a group of undergraduate students are working to digitize and update the department’s collection of taxidermized and articulated specimens.
Francisco Ortega and his research team aim to make the navigation, manipulation and gesture-centric experience of augmented and virtual reality platforms as natural to users as the multi-touch displays on smartphones.
Delphine Farmer led a Sloan Foundation-funded indoor air chemistry experiment along with about 40 collaborators across 12 institutions.