Media Highlights

Media Highlights

  • 5/14/14

    During National Small Business Week, Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield recall how they learned to make their famous ice cream — from a $5 Penn State correspondence course.

  • 5/14/14

    Military researchers including Adm. David Titley, director of Penn State's Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk, say climate change is a global conflict risk.

  • 5/13/14

    Several national media outlets have turned to expert glaciologist Sridhar Anandakrishnan, who called results of a recent NASA study "an amazingly distressing situation."

  • 5/11/14

    Erika Saunders' study suggests doctors who work with patients with bipolar disorder should keep in mind that those people are also at high risk for migraine headaches.

  • 5/12/14

    Although there's a thrill to chasing a tornado, the point of the exercise is for the future meteorologists to learn. They want to see what they've learned play out.

  • 5/9/14

    A team of Penn State students has won a national Department of Energy contest for designing and building the best small wind turbine, and also won the best pitch award.

  • 5/8/14

    Researchers led by Konstantin Getman have used data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and infrared telescopes to advance understanding of star clusters' formation.

  • 5/7/14

    Silicon Valley investors and startups are trying to improve our food. Professor Gregory Ziegler says food scientists have been doing this for 100 years or more.

  • 5/3/14

    Samantha Key, a Penn State Behrend (Erie) mathematics major, decided to quantify the advantage of scoring the first goal, so she researched it, studying 12,000 NHL games.

  • 5/5/14

    “We didn’t know these new species existed until now, and at least two of them are found only in a small patch of forest in Kenya," said Andy Deans, associate professor.