Polymers could reduce harm caused by landfills
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Polymers could reduce harm caused by landfills

By Elizabeth Short On Feb 20, 2020

Binghamton undergraduate examines whether super-absorbent materials could reduce toxic runoff from garbage dumps. Read more

Entries sought for Art of Science contest
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Entries sought for Art of Science contest

By Rachel Coker On Jan 22, 2020

Binghamton’s Art of Science competition will return for a fourth year, featuring images created by students, faculty and staff members. Read more

Satellite data may help fight algae blooms
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Satellite data may help fight algae blooms

By Jacob T. Kerr On Jan 20, 2020

Lake ecosystems sometimes crash after algae blooms ingest too much oxygen, but Binghamton undergraduate Kelly Young's work points to a possible solution. Read more

Student examines microplastics’ effect on wetlands
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Student examines microplastics’ effect on wetlands

By Jacob T. Kerr On Jan 13, 2020

Microscopic fibers in our clothing and other plastic products are invading our ecosystems. That fact inspired Brianna Sander's research as a 2019 Summer Scholar at Binghamton University. Read more

Latin American murals fuse politics, art
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Latin American murals fuse politics, art

By Elizabeth Short On Jan 7, 2020

Binghamton University undergraduate Peter Farquharson traveled to South America to document political and social messages in murals. Read more

Binghamton earns top ranking in sustainability research
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Binghamton earns top ranking in sustainability research

By Jacob T. Kerr On Dec 12, 2019

Binghamton shares the No. 1 spot for research in a report by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. Read more

Undergraduate’s study links stress, sugar consumption
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Undergraduate’s study links stress, sugar consumption

By Elizabeth Short On Dec 10, 2019

Senior Jacob Gordon says his experiments with flies demonstrate a link between sugar consumption and stressful environments. Read more