Natural Science

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He Got Stung by Beekeeping Bug

October 9, 2009
The Morris Arboretum is home to some of a local bee expert’s hives.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Ancient Ales at Penn Museum

October 2, 2009
Penn Museum hosts an exhibit focuses on re-creating age-old beers, featuring Patrick McGovern of the Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences who will sign his book, “Uncorking the Past.”
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

How to Stop Contaminating the Water

September 23, 2009
Zhengxia Dou of the School of Veterinary Medicine authors a letter on preventing water contamination.
Article Source: New York Times

A Stinky Problem Means a Big Opportunity

September 22, 2009
George Preti and James Leyden of the School of Medicine are cited for their research on offensive smells.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Beagle or Bichon: Can Dog Drool Provide Insight?

September 18, 2009
Urs Giger of the School of Veterinary Medicine comments on dog DNA testing.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Another Sex Dispute, but This Athlete Has Four Legs

September 18, 2009
Sue McDonnell of the School of Veterinary Medicine discusses equine gender testing in horse racing.
Article Source: New York Times

Pain-free Animals Could Take Suffering Out of Farming

September 2, 2009
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses patients with a genetic invulnerability to pain.
Article Source: NewScientist

Radio Coverage: Spotlight Africa

August 30, 2009
Sarah Tishkoff of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research on the African genome.
Article Source: KPFK Radio (Los Angeles)

Bone Dry

August 28, 2009
Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine says we have yet to discover all dinosaur species.
Article Source: Slate

Changing Skyline: Getting a Bird's-eye View of the Trees

August 28, 2009
The Morris Arboretum’s "Out on a Limb" exhibit is spotlighted.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer