Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 12/16/14

    Professor Barry Ickes, a non-resident fellow at the Brookings Institution, believes it won't change what Putin thinks is in Russia's national security interests.

  • 12/15/14

    In a new study, researchers lead by Penn State professor of engineering science and mechanics Melik C. Demirel successfully synthesized thermoplastics from SRT proteins.

  • 12/11/14

    Ray Walker is not your average 102-year old, or person “living their 103rd year,” as he likes to put it. He talks about his time at Penn State and offers students advice.

  • 12/10/14

    Engineering and occupational therapy students at Penn State Berks teamed up during an annual event to create devices to help people who are physically challenged.

  • 12/11/14

    Although there are 6,000 Jewish students at University Park, three Penn State seniors felt it wasn't easy to connect them. So they came up with an innovative solution.

  • 12/11/14

    In a new study, a trio of psychologists from Penn State document an uncomfortable (and perhaps unconscious) tendency: leaders' hidden gender and racial bias.

  • 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.