Archives for "Biology"
May 22, 2015 10:17 am
Finding an invasive and destructive insect is no one’s idea of good news. How the insect was found, by a Bates professor and his students, does hit better notes.
January 15, 2015 3:38 pm
Bates College is now home to a state-of-the-art confocal microscope, only the second of its kind in the state, that professors call a “game-changer” for student learning and faculty research.
October 27, 2014 1:31 pm
An oceanographer and a geologist at Bates have received a National Science Foundation grant to create a 1,000-year record of changing sea and climate conditions in the Norwegian Arctic.
October 24, 2014 10:51 am
New at Bates as an assistant professor of biology, Brett Huggett specializes in how trees response to environmental stress.
July 23, 2014 3:38 pm
Thanks to funding from a partnership of institutions in Maine, Bates will receive more than $459,000 this year to support biomedical research.
May 16, 2014 11:52 am
Short Term blog coverage from one of the world’s most extraordinary places to study ecology and evolutionary biology.
May 1, 2014 2:14 pm
Perou’s findings are “fundamentally reshaping the scientific understanding” of cancer, says The New York Times.
April 18, 2014 12:12 pm
Thomas Goetz ’90, author of a new history that traces the intersecting careers of Arthur Conan Doyle and the scientist who showed the world that germs cause disease, speaks at Bates on April 28.
March 25, 2014 12:00 pm
At Bates, these ocean scientists learned to “be fearless” in their approach to research.
January 31, 2014 12:37 pm
In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.