Lava Lakes and Planetary Origins

A researcher and his colleagues have found differences in the iron isotope composition of basalts from a lava lake in Hawaii that point to new ways of studying the origins of the earth and other planets. Fang-Zhen Teng, ...

What do worms do?

Mary Savin, associate professor of crop, soil and environmental sciences in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences and the University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture replies: ...

The Odor of Sanctity

Michael Heffernan In this volume of poetry, creative writing professor Michael Heffernan often mixes the lofty and the wacky. The resulting “mildly irreverent” poems arise from the sometimes-sad circumstances...

Research Frontiers Spring 2009 (PDF)
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