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College of Sciences

Prof. Kelly Tseng
Apr 18, 2018
Campus News

UNLV study shows frog embryos can fully regrow their eyes after injury, debunking a belief that they can’t.


planet illustration
Apr 9, 2018
Campus News

Passing the baton in the search for distant planets.


Portrait Megan Hullinger
Apr 9, 2018
People

This new member of the College of Sciences team sings — both the praises of UNLV and just for fun.


Sophia Quinton
Apr 6, 2018
People

Undergraduate Honors College student Sophia Quinton has overcome personal adversity to win prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.


UNLV esports champions trophy
Apr 6, 2018
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


Portrait Zhaohuan Zhu
Mar 28, 2018
People

UNLV scientist searches for new information and for ways to explain a complex subject to the everyday folk.


signage that says "research"
Mar 21, 2018
Research

UNLV research administrators on creating an environment to connect faculty from different disciplines.


woman hidden in lab equipment
Mar 16, 2018
Research

Take a peek inside UNLV's Surface and Interface Characterization lab, where a global team is using massive machines to improve the microscopic performance of sustainable energy technologies.


Fruit flies in a plexiglass container.
Mar 15, 2018
Research

UNLV biologist finds nearly 400 genes potentially associated with obesity and other health problems in fruit flies.


UNLV geoscientist Eugene Smith
Mar 13, 2018
Research

How a vacation in South Africa, a one-of-its-kind UNLV lab, and pieces of volcanic glass smaller than a grain of salt changed a long-held view of human history.


rough diamond crystal
Mar 9, 2018
Research

Scientific analysis of diamond impurities - known as inclusions - reveal naturally forming ice crystals and point to water-rich regions deep below the Earth's crust.


Trees on main campus
Feb 21, 2018
Business & Community

Tips for avoiding the spores that make you sneeze and snore from UNLV's Pollen Monitoring Program.


Libby Hausrath and student Seth Grainey working by microscope in lab.
Feb 13, 2018
Campus News

UNLV research could help assess landing locations and excavation sites for NASA’s 2020 rover mission to Mars.


Beth Wi waves to robot Pepper
Jan 30, 2018
Campus News

Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.