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Features Archive

They Don’t Make ’Em Like They Used To

the New York Times
June 27, 2014

Henry Petroski: Home materials and workmanship have declined in parallel

Topics for this story: Engineering, Opinion

A Poetic Take on the Cosmos

June 26, 2014

Applewhite's latest volume explores the intersections of astrophysics and philosophy

Topics for this story: Faculty, Humanities & Social Sciences

Satellite World

CNBC
June 26, 2014
Topics for this story: Alumni, Technology & Computing

Summer Reading Ideas: New Duke Books

June 25, 2014

Fiction, scholarship, poetry and essays: Faculty and staff offer something for any reader

One Lost Job, Many Effects

the News & Observer
June 25, 2014

Anna Gassman-Pines on why we should all care about long-term unemployment

Topics for this story: Opinion, Politics & Public Policy

Under Par

Associated Press/Getty
June 25, 2014
Topics for this story: Alumni, Athletics

75 Years of Growth

June 25, 2014

Sarah P. Duke Gardens transforms from flower garden to tourist attraction

Inviting In the Light

June 24, 2014

Rubenstein Library renovation taking special care with historic windows

Topics for this story: Buildings & Grounds, Campus News

Free and Fun Duke Summertime Events

June 24, 2014

From Smart Home tours to documentary exhibits, experience Duke's versatility at no cost

Duke Students Dream of a Mission to Mars

June 23, 2014
Topics for this story: Students