Antique Instruments

Explore physics past on the University of Arkansas campus. Professor Raj Gupta of the department of physics has collected instruments used in both teaching and research on campus since the department...

Puzzled About Polls?

“Ask Dr. Parry” is a useful video series aimed at helping us all better understand the poll results we see in the news. In the first episode, Janine Parry, director of the annual Arkansas...

Elliott West on Westerns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lyHF06-K3o Historian Elliott West examines the myth and reality of the West as portrayed in movies, using examples of accuracy and silliness from “Dances With Wolves....

When Warm is Cool

Yes, warm-mix asphalt is sustainable, more energy-efficient and less costly than traditional hot-mix asphalt, but will it stand up to freezing, thawing and pounding traffic? In Stacy Williams’ ...

Drumline Rockstars

The drum line of the Razorback Marching Band shows off their shiny new Yamaha drums and explains what a big difference a good drum makes.

Right to Dream

In Right to Dream: Immigration Reform and America’s Future, sociologist William A. Schwab explores the key issues surrounding the DREAM Act and immigration reform. Throughout, he weaves in the ...

What is a geologic fault?

In this Research Frontiers Q&A Video, Gregory Dumond, assistant professor of geosciences, J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, stands on the earth’s crust and explains how the three...

Stored in the Rings: Tree Ring Lab

With the debate about global climate change raging as fervent as ever, it would be nice if there was a way to go back hundreds and thousands of years to figure out just how unusual the current climat...

Myth Meets Metaphor

Animal myths from Aesop to Disney inspired Luke Knox’ Honors College thesis — a multimedia art installation featuring his original work and found objects.