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Video: Xploration Earth 2050 Bio-Mechanimals September 13, 2014 | Hulu.com

Vijay Kumar and the GRASP Lab of the School of Engineering and Applied Science are featured for working with flying robots.

Audio: Study of ‘Flexible Brains’ May Aid Injury Understanding September 17, 2014 | “All Things Considered,” National Public Radio

Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is interviewed about being awarded a MacArthur Fellowship based on her human brain research.

Plant Cells May Help Treat Hemophilia September 6, 2014 | Times of India

Henry Daniell of the School of Dental Medicine says, “Our technique, which uses plant-based capsules, has the potential to be a cost-effective and safe alternative.”

Penn Researcher Danielle Bassett Wins a ‘Genius Grant’ September 17, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for receiving a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.

Illuminating Technology September 14, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Brian Chow and David Meaney of the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Javier Medina of the School of Arts & Sciences and Jean Bennett of the Perelman School of Medicine are quoted about optogenetics.