UB in the News


Medium interviewed Ann-Marie Torregrossa on UB research that suggests people can reprogram their taste buds by trying more bitter foods. 


An article on Nature quoted Tracy K.P. Gregg about how astronomers using data from NASA’s Cassini mission have drawn the first global map of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan.


An article in the New York Times reports on the research by Dejan Stojkovic and a colleague that discusses a possible method for detecting wormholes, which, the article explains, were predicted by Einstein’s theory of general relativity but may or may not exist. 


Yahoo! Finance posted an article about UB’s CRASH lab, which is working with NASA to design a new spacecraft that would fly around Venus.


A Washington Post story quoted Charles Lindsey about a string of tech companies - including Tesla - that have made offers recently to help with disasters in their own backyard.


Newsweek published an article about a UB-led study of more than 22,000 tweets sent by 12 Republican presidential hopefuls during the 2016 primaries. 


Best Life reports on a study led by Jennifer Livingston showing that a mother's warmth and acceptance could prevent teens from entering into abusive relationships. 


Sports Law expert Helen Drew tells The Chronicle of Higher Education that the NCAA didn’t reveal too much information about its strategy going forward.


David Doermann, director of UB’s Artificial Intelligence Institute, is quoted in The Financial Times about how AI-generated "deepfake" videos are poised to spread falsehoods in upcoming elections.


Smithsonian quotes pediatric gastroenterologist Susan Baker in a story on the science and marketing behind companies' efforts to better mimic human breast milk.

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