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U.S. Children Are Safer, Better-Educated, and Fatter

December 16, 2014 - 19:44
By many measures, life for U.S. kids has improved in the past two decades.

DNA Sheds Light on Why Largest Lemurs Disappeared

December 16, 2014 - 18:16
Giant Lemurs’ Demise Linked to Size, Low Numbers

New Tracers Can Identify Coal Ash Contamination in Water

December 16, 2014 - 16:59
Coal ash contamination in lakes and rivers can be tracked to its source.

Duke Chapel’s Christmas Eve Service to Be Broadcast Live

December 15, 2014 - 20:30
Duke Chapel will hold four worship services on Christmas Eve

$1.5M Gift Endows Professorship at Duke Divinity

December 15, 2014 - 19:17
The gift will fund the Irene and William McCutchen Professorship, to be held by the director of the Divinity School’s Center for Reconciliation

N.C. NAACP President William Barber to Deliver Duke’s MLK Keynote Jan. 18

December 15, 2014 - 14:38
Commemoration theme, “Dignity Through Dissent,” pays tribute to John Hope Franklin

Combating Stress During Finals Week

December 12, 2014 - 21:02

Genes Tell Story of Birdsong and Human Speech

December 11, 2014 - 19:01
Duke lab co-led massive international gene sequencing effort

Duke Accepts 815 Early Decision Applicants

December 11, 2014 - 17:45
Students admitted through Early Decision this year will represent 48 percent of next fall's incoming class

New Model Aids Fishery Profits, Sustainability

December 8, 2014 - 14:38
New model could help fishermen boost profits by 20 to 49 percent.

Duke Announces Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event

December 4, 2014 - 14:37
The university aims to increase underrepresented minority student science, technology, engineering and math degree completion by 8 percent

Laser Sniffs Out Toxic Gases From Afar

December 3, 2014 - 20:11
System can ID chemicals in the atmosphere from a kilometer away

Guidebook Focuses on Ecosystem Service Approach to Decision-Making

December 3, 2014 - 14:29
Resource Managers Get Help Putting Value on Nature's Benefits

Guidebook Focuses on Ecosystem Service Approach to Decision-Making

December 3, 2014 - 14:29
Resource Managers Get Help Putting Value on Nature's Benefits

Duke Law Alumnus Endows Faculty Chair in School's Entrepreneurship Program

December 3, 2014 - 14:21
Alumnus Karl Leo and his wife, Fay, have committed $1.25 million to establish a new faculty chair in business law and entrepreneurship

Duke Law Alumnus Endows Faculty Chair in School's Entrepreneurship Program

December 3, 2014 - 14:21
Alumnus Karl Leo and his wife, Fay, have committed $1.25 million to establish a new faculty chair in business law and entrepreneurship