Topic: science and technology

A student holding his project
Business and Community | December 6, 2017
A pedestrian lighting system, a new pallet design for warehouses, a remote-controlled device that can detect IEDs, and a location-sharing app designed to encourage human interaction among more than 30 projects on display.
Michael Pravica talks to Marshawn Lynch
People | October 31, 2017
Physics professor Michael Pravica teams up with Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch in Bleacher Report web series.
A UNLV grad student attends to a power station.
Research | October 5, 2017
Microgrids are a key building block toward a wide-ranging future smart grid better able to respond to energy needs.
Students examine flasks of fluid.
Campus News | September 21, 2017
UNLV welcomes inaugural SEA-Phages class, a two-semester, discovery-based undergraduate research course.
Research | August 15, 2017
Get ready for the sun to go dark during the day, but don't grab your shades. UNLV astrophysicist Jason Steffen on being humbled by the universe.
Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Research | July 20, 2017
Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.
Kinesiology professor Brach Poston
Research | June 21, 2017
Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.
Dustin and Rochelle Hines
Research | June 8, 2017
Husband-and-wife team Dustin and Rochelle Hines research brain cells in their quest for solutions to degenerative diseases and developmental disorders.
Frank Cucinotta
Research | June 5, 2017
New predictive model shows radiation from cosmic rays extends from damaged to otherwise healthy “bystander” cells, effectively doubling cancer risk.
Douglas Duncan and Israel Alvarado
People | April 25, 2017
With limited options in Nevada for top-notch scientists, two UNLV grads welcome the high-tech jobs that the marijuana industry brought.
Theodore Garland Jr.
People | April 25, 2017
College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Theodore Garland has taught across the globe.
Lisa Danielson overlooks the lobby of the Beam Engineering building
People | April 25, 2017
The career of Lisa Danielson, the Graduate College Alumna of the Year, took off like a rocket after UNLV.