Congressional leaders have filed and released the FY16 Appropriations Bill showing that the major science agencies' and programs' levels of funding will be increased through the end of September 2016.
AAAS has put out a quick report on the budget with some additional details for some agencies: http://news.sciencemag.org/funding/2015/12/budget-agreement-boosts-u-s-science.
The UNH Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (IRB) has set its Spring 2016 semester meeting schedule.
Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) or Theresa Cherouvis (603/862-3536) in Research Integrity Services with questions.
A research team led by Win Watson, professor of zoology in the department of biological sciences, has shown that using ventless traps — those with blocked escape vents — helps biologists improve their understanding of lobster populations, the size range of lobsters on the ocean bottom, and how long it takes for a trap to saturate, or reach its maximum capacity of lobsters.
These data are crucial...
On December 13th, a team of scientists led by Marc Lessard of the UNH Space Science Center launched an instrument-laden, four-stage sounding rocket from Norway's Andøya Space Center to study how particles move in a region near the North Pole where Earth's magnetic field is directly connected to the solar wind.
Funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the second...