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Demonstrating to Young Minds the Possibilities of Physics September 26, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Larry Gladney of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for visiting a local high school for a physics demonstration while delivering a motivating message to the students.

Here are the 3 Winning Projects From PennApps X September 25, 2014 |

The top three projects from PennApps are spotlighted.

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

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.”