Innovation

Two UNH researchers at the Shoals Marine Laboratory

What Taking Care of Terns Tells Us

Each summer, on a small island just off New Hampshire's coast, researchers from the Shoals Marine Laboratory work to save and protect threatened and endangered seabirds called terns. Terns experience more of the globe in their... Read More
Biaxial tester, used in advanced manufacturing
UNH will launch a pilot project in collaboration with New Hampshire’s community colleges and advanced manufacturing partners to address the workforce... Read More
Jacob Withee, bee whisperer
While a graduate student in zoology at UNH, Jacob Withee '16G studied the effects of aggression on the social behavior of Ceratina calcurata,... Read More

Recent Stories

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    - Tracking a Troubled Icon
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    - Blue and White and Green All Over
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  • an illustration of corn plants growing out of the earth and a plate of food
    - Farm to Future
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    - A Carbon-Neutral Future
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  • UNH student Kathryn Bennett ’18
    - Starting Somewhere
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  • illustration of a person presenting research
    - People Power
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  • UNH's Flow Physics Facility Wind Tunnel
    - Win(d)-Win Proposition
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  • illustration of a life preserver with food in it
    - Tackling Student Hunger
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  • UNH student Peter Abdu ’17 receives a check for $8000
    - Engaging with Innovation
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    - Cell Sorter
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