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NSF Award Highlights

learning how microbes synthesize tetracycline may allow researchers to discover new antibiotics

Overcoming antibiotic resistance

Taking a cue from nature, researchers manipulate enzymes to create new antibiotics ...

Research Areas: Engineering

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Prehistoric ice cores help predict future climate

Climate time capsule shows previously hidden interactions between greenhouse gases and climate...

Research Areas: Earth & Environment, Polar

an exoskeleton system enables a paraplegic patient to stand unassisted

Mobile exoskeleton eases physical therapy

Support system for those with limited mobility offers alternative to traditional rehabilitation aids...

Research Areas: Engineering

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NSF Local Research Assets

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Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center

How do humans learn, and how is the element of time critical for learning? The Temporal Dynamics of Learning Center aims to find out....

Type: Program Centers

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Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations

Scientists at this center seek to discover how life exists in sediment and rock below the ocean's bottom....

Type: Program Centers

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Urban Water Infrastructure ERC

The ERC for Re-inventing America┬┐s Urban Water Infrastructure aims to design water systems that will meet water needsand consume fewer resources....

Type: Program Centers

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