Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 3/27/15

    Louisville is unusual because a number of cities in the North and East have avoided school integration plans, says Erika Frankenberg, a professor who studies the issue.

  • 3/27/15

    In an article published in Climate Change Responses, Petra Tschakert of Penn State writes that a 1.5 °C target would be far more appropriate.

  • 3/27/15

    Honeybees use different sets of genes, regulated by two distinct mechanisms, to fight off viruses, bacteria and gut parasites, say researchers including David Galbraith.

  • 3/26/15

    Penn State researchers believe more schooling — and more mentally challenging problems tackled in those schools — may be the best explanation for 20th-century higher IQs.

  • 3/25/15

    Penn State's president, Eric Barron, says he will support a tuition freeze next year if lawmakers approve a nearly $50 million increase proposed by Gov. Tom Wolf.

  • 3/24/15

    Seth Blumsack, who studies the smart grid, efficient energy systems and electricity deregulation, explains the growing impact of home solar panels on the energy industry.

  • 3/24/15

    John S. Nichols, a specialist in international communications who has studied the Martís, says there have been only costs and zero benefits from U.S. broadcasts to Cuba.

  • 3/24/15

    Terrence Guay, clinical professor of international business, explains the business of the global defense industry, America's dominance and Russia's growing role.

  • 3/24/15

    Nationwide, Autism Speaks U college advocacy chapters have raised about $7 million since first starting at Penn State in 2006. To date, Penn State has raised the most.

  • 3/24/15

    Professor Michael Mann, who directs the Earth System Science Center and one of the authors of the new study, said Greenland’s ice is melting faster than anticipated.

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