All science technology


May 4, 2016

Study finds ice isn’t being lost from Greenland’s interior

Unusual process recycles water at the ice-air boundary

zinc oxide nanoparticles

April 27, 2016

Nanoparticles hold promise as double-edged sword against genital herpes

Particles may also prevent the spread of HIV

Zoie Sheets

April 26, 2016

UIC junior named Truman Scholar

Fourth UIC student to earn the prestigious scholarship since 1993

roy plotnick

March 21, 2016

Many species now going extinct may vanish without a fossil trace

Human-made ‘sixth extinction’ may seem small compared to five prehistoric die-offs

Sybil Terrible and Didem Ozevin

February 19, 2016

Two UIC engineering faculty receive NSF CAREER Awards

Highest National Science Foundation honor to two in civil and materials engineering

January 19, 2016

Researchers prove surprising chemistry inside a potential breakthrough battery

Next-gen lithium battery may store five times the energy of today’s

glassware with various liquids

November 23, 2015

Four UIC researchers named AAAS fellows

U of I president, College of Medicine faculty scholars named for 2016

Krishna Reddy at a landfill

November 5, 2015

Designing landfills that clean themselves

Energy, metals, and eventually the land itself are recoverable

UIC engineering students Cristian Xavier Vargas and Catherine Santis guide young experimenters at a STEM fair. Photo by STARS Project Engineering Academy

October 28, 2015

UIC to host ‘Noche de Ciencias’ for young Latino students

Day of hands-on activities offered by Hispanic engineering organizations


October 21, 2015

Social-network analysis reveals animal bonding behaviors

Dynamics of shifting allegiances shed light on herd behavior