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Study Explains Evolution Phenomenon that Puzzled Darwin

Mathematical model reveals that two distinct subspecies evolve in ornamented animals.read more


Researchers Develop ‘Lab on the Skin’ for Sweat Analysis

John A. Rogers' low-cost wearable electronic device collects and analyzes sweat for health monitoring.read more

Design Innovation at Northwestern

A human-centered endeavor and a creative process.Watch the video

Engineers Sweep 2016 Scientific Image Contest

Engineering entries took the annual competition’s top five spots and six honorable mentions.read more

Early Detection to Beat Cancer

Vadim Backman’s new screening technologies hold promise for dramatic changes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.Watch the video

Ideas at the Intersection: Check out the latest innovative ideas from Northwestern students.

The next big idea: Ideas at the Intersection

Check out the latest innovative ideas from Northwestern students.visit the site

A Different Way of Thinking

It takes a different way of thinking to connect disparate fields, put big ideas into action, solve global problems, and imagine what’s next. It takes left-brain analytical skills. It takes right-brain creativity.

It takes whole-brain engineering.

Join us as we take the world in a whole new direction.