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Genes Tell Story of Birdsong and Human Speech

December 11, 2014

Duke lab co-led massive international gene sequencing effort

Topics for this story: Global, Natural Sciences, News Releases, Research

A Sin-Sick Soul in Need of Redemption

On Being
December 11, 2014

Omid Safi: We are called to seek God among the broken and violated

Topics for this story: Opinion, Religion

Driving the Future

December 11, 2014

Andrew Chatham '02 is behind the wheel of Google's Self-Driving Car Project


The Centuries-Old Effort to Abolish Torture

December 11, 2014

Historian John Jeffries Martin on Montaigne's question that changed the debate

Duke in Pics: Pups in Perkins

December 10, 2014

Students and staff take a break with canine friends in Duke Libraries

Topics for this story: Faculty, Odds & Ends, Staff, Students

The Invasion of the Wetlands

December 9, 2014

In a war of attrition, wetlands plants more vulnerable as climate changes

Topics for this story: Environment & Sustainability

Even With Mismatches Flu Shots Can Work

The Conversation
December 9, 2014

Dr. Cameron Wolfe: Many vaccinated with a mismatched flu shot will still mount a perfectly appropriate response

Topics for this story: Health & Medicine, Opinion

Want to Start a Book Club?

December 9, 2014

Kenan Institute funding supports book groups to increase dialogue about ethics

Topics for this story: Arts, Benefits, Staff

Getting Your Foot into Research Lab Door

December 8, 2014

First-year Alan Kong used persistence

Topics for this story: Research, Students

New Model Aids Fishery Profits, Sustainability

December 8, 2014

New model could help fishermen boost profits by 20 to 49 percent.

Topics for this story: News Releases, Research