Uncovering How Friction Leads to Static Electricity

Professor Laurence Marks finds that tiny deformations in the rubbed materials’ surfaces give rise to voltages.Read more


Gemlike Nanoparticles Shine as Catalysts

Heated particles of precious metal shift shape, become highly active catalytically.Read more

Brazil's Right-wing WhatsApp Users: Louder, More Effective

Professor Larry Birnbaum led the first large-scale analysis of partisan WhatsApp groups during 2018 Brazil presidential election.Read more


Big Cities Breed Partners in Crime

New model developed by Professor Daniel Abrams shows it is easier to find partners in high population areas.Read more

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