Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 12/11/14

    Do you get tired of having a dirty car during the winter months? Penn State student Taylor Mitcham has the solution: a waterless, eco-friendly, mobile car wash service.

  • 12/9/14

    Research by Jonathan Foulds, professor of public health sciences and psychiatry, sheds new light on how nicotine addiction works and how to help tobacco smokers quit.

  • 12/8/14

    With no atmosphere, rain or tectonic churning that keeps Earth’s oceans refreshed, Martian rivers and oceans would be absorbed, freeze, geoscientist James Kasting said.

  • 12/7/14

    Scientists including Brandon McDaniel found that what they describe as "technoference," even if infrequent, sets off a chain of negative events including depression risk.

  • 12/4/14

    Many children will have to spend the holidays in hospitals. At Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital, Santa got to video-chat with and spread cheer to young patients.

  • 12/3/14

    Anthropologist Pat Shipman weighs in on scientists' recent discovery of unusual, ancient shell markings likely made by Homo erectus.

  • 12/2/14

    Student Emily Claire Brozyna says in a time when millennials are looked to as an empowered generation, THON is a perfect example of what we can do as college students.

  • 12/3/14

    The college has been building a collection of roughly 150 video games, the first collection of its kind University-wide, to support its game development minor.

  • 12/2/14

    David Titley, professor of meteorology and director of the Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk, says he doesn't put much stock in longer-term weather forecasts.

  • 12/2/14

    "The numbers don't lie," said Michael Mann, climate scientist. "Greenhouse gases are rising steadily and the cause is fossil fuel burning and other human activities."

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