Scientists discover oldest modern human fossil outside of Africa
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Scientists discover oldest modern human fossil outside of Africa

By John Brhel On Jan 25, 2018

A Binghamton anthropologist contributed to the analysis of the fossil, which suggests Homo sapiens left Africa at least 50,000 years earlier than previously thought. Read more

New grant to advance solar energy
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New grant to advance solar energy

By Rachael Flores On Jan 25, 2018

A Binghamton researcher whose work aims to create an alternative to traditional, silicon-based solar cells has won the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious grant for early-career faculty. Read more

Parkinson’s treatment could be more effective, student finds
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Parkinson’s treatment could be more effective, student finds

By Jeffrey O. Bagg On Jan 3, 2018

Binghamton University senior Lakshmi Hareendran and her colleagues recently uncovered evidence that the current treatment for Parkinson’s disease may not be as effective as it could be. Read more

Undergrad stretches possibilities of flexible electronics
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Undergrad stretches possibilities of flexible electronics

By Jeffrey O. Bagg On Dec 18, 2017

Peter Tomlinson started conducting research as a freshman on novel materials. Read more

Sophomore helps develop method to detect landmines
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Sophomore helps develop method to detect landmines

By Jeffrey O. Bagg On Nov 28, 2017

Jasper Baur's team uses sensors mounted on drones to find plastic landmines so they can be removed safely. Read more

Cancer drug research gets boost
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Cancer drug research gets boost

By Kenny Berkowitz On Nov 16, 2017

Binghamton's Susan Bane has an idea about how to target cancer without affecting healthy cells. A new technology accelerator grant will help to advance her research. Read more

Sophomore develops virtual “eye” for blind
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Sophomore develops virtual “eye” for blind

By Jeffrey O. Bagg On Nov 8, 2017

Wearable device could help people with visual impairments navigate their environments. Read more