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Recent research highlights from our 12 schools and seven signature institutes, plus a few other places. Please use the filter check-boxes below to narrow your search.

Dec 11, 2017
redtail monkey in Uganda
Dec 6, 2017
This roundworm can survive weeks without eating thanks to a coping mechanism similar to humans.
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Take pictures at more than 300,000 times magnification with electron microscopes at Duke. Design by Jon Fuller.
Jul 13, 2017
Gaze at worlds too small to see with the naked eye
Former Duke graduate student Gabe Yapuncich and assistant professor of evolutionary anthropology Doug Boyer are making 3-D X-ray scans of dozens of lemurs and other rare and endangered primates. Photos by Megan Mendenhall; design by Jon Fuller.
Jul 13, 2017
X-ray scanning immortalizes endangered primates in the digital afterlife, in 3-D