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  • Fossil Hunting at Tule Springs

    UNLV paleontologist Josh Bonde was recently featured in the Vegas PBS series Outdoor Nevada. Bonde and host John Burke spent time hunting for fossils at Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument.

  • Brian Hedlund Appointed Board Member for Bergey's Manual Trust

    School of Life Sciences professor Brian Hedlund is now serving as a member of the board of trustees for Bergey’s Manual Trust. The board is responsible for managing the trust, promoting microbial systematics internationally, and compiling and editing Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria.

  • Cleaner Rare Earths

    Our high-tech marvels demand rare earth metals and oxides. Chemistry professor David Hatchett is working to make extracting them less toxic and more efficient.

  • Powered by Discovery

    Physics professor Yusheng Zhao leads UNLV's advanced energy research team, which is changing batteries from the inside out.

  • Bee Line

    Microbiology professor Penny Amy leads a formidable team in honeycomb warfare.

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