The federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has made a major change to the underlying guidance by which university recipients of federal awards have operated for decades.
Although the term didn’t surface until the 1980s, the concept of biomarkers has been around for almost a century. At the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, researchers are looking for biomarkers that might serve as an early warning system for Alzheimer's Disease.
For the first time, advanced technologies made it possible to read parts of a damaged scroll that is at least 1,500 years old, discovered inside the Holy Ark of the synagogue at Ein Gedi in Israel. High-resolution scanning and Professor Brent Seales' revolutionary virtual unwrapping tool revealed verses from the Book of Leviticus.
Evidence presented in a recently released study, authored by a team of scientists from the USDA Forest Service, University of Maryland and University of Kentucky, reveals new findings about how wildfires actually spread and could have significant impacts on firefighter safety and fuel hazards mitigation.