Dark matter is thought to exist in a vast network of filaments throughout the universe, pulling luminous galaxies into an interconnected web of clusters, interspersed with seemingly empty voids. Penn researchers have measured the "weight" of these voids and filaments for the first time, showing the former are not as empty as they look.
Al Bagnoli, who has served as the George A. Munger Head Coach of Football at the University of Pennsylvania since 1992, announced on Wednesday that he will retire from the position following the 2014 season.
Johanna Greeson, a researcher from the School of Social Policy & Practice, has organized the National Summit on Youth Aging Out of Foster Care, May 29-30.
Alice Xie, a University of Pennsylvania senior, will deliver the Communication Within the Curriculum Emerging Scholar Talk on April 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Stiteler Hall Room B26, 208 S. 37th St.
Penn in the News
The history of the Penn Relays is featured.
Julie Williams of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses her research that links sleep and immune function in fruitflies.
Cynthia Otto of the School of Veterinary Medicine is quoted about how dogs can help save lives.
A study led by Jonathan Kolstad of the Wharton School is cited.
Douglas Smith of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “It either means the highly educated brain has better strategies for recovery, or masks disabilities better than the less educated brain.”