The new Department of Global Gender and Sexuality Studies looked at the past, present and future of the field at UB at its inaugural conference last Friday. The co-founders of UB's Women's Studies College, one of the first women's studies programs in the nation — (from left) Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy, Bonita Hampton and Sherri Darrow — delivered the conference's keynote presentation. Photo: Douglas Levere
A National Geographic article about Greenland’s ice sheets interviews geologist Jason Briner who says warmer air may lead to additional Arctic snow, a factor that may reduce the rate of ice sheet shrinkage.
An article on Scientific American about the return of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like condition that left more than 100 children in the U.S. at least partially paralyzed in 2014, interviews UB researcher Mark Hicar.