UB in the News

7/18/18

Wired interviews robotics expert Karthik Dantu about new technology that enables drones to self-organize into a coherent swarm.

7/16/18

Nick Rajkovich, an urban planning expert who focuses on climate change, spoke with Salon about the measures that cities can take to mitigate the effects of heat waves.

 

7/13/18

Bullying expert Amanda Nickerson spoke with the The New York Times about new plans released by the Secret Service to help prevent school shootings.

7/12/18

Civil rights expert Victoria Wolcott spoke with Agence France-Presse about the role that social networks play in helping to combat racial bias.

7/11/18

National Geographic interviews UB glaciologist Kristin Poinar about a chunk of ice the size of lower Manhattan breaking off from a Greenland glacier and tumbling into the sea.

7/10/18

UB medical expert Dennis Kuo talks to Voice of America about benefits of breastfeeding after the U.S. opposed a World Health Organization resolution urging countries to encourage the practice.

7/1/18

Political scientist James Campbell tells Reuters that Congressional Republicans may lose more than 40 seats this fall.

6/27/18

An article The New York Times about a challenge in California to the felony murder rule interviews law professor Guyora Binder.

6/25/18

An article on Fast Company’s Co.Design about Ford Motor Co.’s plan to remake Detroit – and itself – interviews UB urban planning researcher Robert Silverman.

6/23/18

The Associated Press reports on research by UB sociologist Robert Adelman, who  found lower crime rates in places with higher numbers of undocumented migrants.