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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.

Sep 27, 2016
Stock Market Visualization
Sep 1, 2016
Duke biology professor Fred Nijhout received the international Kowalevsky Medal for his insights into insect development and evolution. Photo by Megan Mendenhall, Duke Photography.
Aug 24, 2016
Duke professor wins international award for developmental biology
Are some Durham neighborhoods pricing people out?
Aug 17, 2016
Mapping the winners and losers in Durham’s business and real estate revival
Aug 3, 2016
Shape-shifting may explain why DNA is such a great blueprint for life
Aug 2, 2016
Ingrid Daubechies is the James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University. Photo by Les Todd, Duke Photography.
Aug 1, 2016
Training computers to find patterns in massive datasets from medicine to art history
Neutralizing acidic forest soils boosts tree growth but causes a spike in nitrogen export, researchers find.
Jun 24, 2016
Fixing the damage done to U.S. forests is easier said than done
Robotic Motion Planning
Jun 24, 2016
New processor helps robots quickly map future movements