Life & Health Sciences
September 14, 2015
Hosted by the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington, the symposium will focus on the nation's public parks and recreation agencies' role as essential partners in combating poor nutrition, hunger, obesity and physical inactivity.
September 10, 2015
A part of the brain lost from scientific literature for over a century may be responsible for a key component of perceptionm according to a new study from the IU neuroscientist who was part of the team that rediscovered the forgotten structure.
September 9, 2015
In an effort to address some of the most urgent challenges facing Indiana and the world, Indiana University has launched the most ambitious research program in the university's history.
September 2, 2015
A team that includes Indiana University environmental scientist Christopher Craft has been awarded a $665,000 National Science Foundation grant to study tidal marshes along the U.S. East Coast and their vulnerability to climate change, sea-level rise and other environmental forces.
August 26, 2015
A two-year, $314,750 NSF grant will fund research focusing on habitat banking, in which the environmental costs of development projects are offset by purchasing credits generated by restoration projects elsewhere.
Indiana University reports strong research funding, philanthropy, economic development performance in FY 2015August 14, 2015
IU enjoyed one of its best years ever for research grants, private philanthropy and economic development activities in fiscal year 2015, providing further compelling evidence of IU's enormous positive impact on Indiana.
August 12, 2015
The 25th Indiana Youth Survey, conducted by the Indiana Prevention Resource Center at Indiana University's School of Public Health-Bloomington, highlights an alarming rate of e-cigarette use among young people.
August 11, 2015
Indiana University has a number of experts who can provide insight on back-to-school topics such as screen time for children, sleep and time management.