Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic by NH Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Arthur Mathieson, professor of marine plant biology at UNH, and Clinton Dawes, university research professor emeritus at the University of South Florida, documents more than 500 types of seaweed and represents more than 40 years of research on Northwest Atlantic seaweeds.
A project that took seven years, the...
Our brothers and sisters shape who we are and how we relate to others. Corinna Jenkins Tucker, a professor in UNH's Human Development and Family Studies Department, aims to understand the role of conflict in these powerful, lasting relationships.
Long-time New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Dr. Stacia Sower, professor emeritus of molecular and biochemical neuroendocrinology, recently gave the prestigious Bargmann-Scharrer Lecture at the quadrennial meeting of the International Congress of Comparative Endocrinology.
Considered the pinnacle lecture of the discipline of comparative endocrinology, the Bargmann-Scharrer...
New UNH research inspired by the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens will help scientists measure, and thus predict the movement of, tiny particles such as ash from volcanic eruptions.
“Tiny volcanic ash particles enter the atmosphere and can be transported long distances causing all kinds of problems, from becoming an aviation hazard to affecting respiratory health for both humans and animals,”...
At the UNH Woodman Horticultural Research Farm, a facility of the NH Agricultural Experiment Station, a team of researchers led by geneticist Tom Davis are investigating the potential use of a wild, weedy, locally adapted Chenopodium species as a breeding partner with quinoa in an effort to "re-domesticate" quinoa into a form suitable for crop production under Northern New England’s growing...