Tufts In the News

Jun 20, 2017

The Atlantic
Biology Professor Sara Lewis discusses the biochemical complexity of insect spermatophores, an edible nuptial gift consisting of nutrients that is transferred to females by males during copulation

Jun 15, 2017

CBS News
Biologist Michael Levin led a team that examined how living in space affected the growth and regeneration of planarian flatworms and how their bodies adjust upon their return to Earth.

Jun 7, 2017

Mathematician Moon Duchin talks about the difficulty of developing a compactness metric for gerrymandering in the United States.

Jun 1, 2017

Washington Post
Computer Science Professor Kathleen Fisher discusses the technology used by a biker gang to duplicate keys and steal 150 Jeeps.

May 29, 2017

Inside Higher Ed
Occupational Therapy Professor Keren Ladin discusses whether liver transplant recipients should be geographically determined.

May 26, 2017

Smithsonian Magazine - Online
Biology Professor Michael Levin led research on the ability of an electrical current to change the ability of cells to fight infection in tadpoles.

May 25, 2017

BBC News
Psychology Professor Aniruddh Patel is quoted in this article about the discovery that more than 70 groups around the world can communicate through whistling, revealing how the human brain decodes signals.

May 24, 2017

Psychology Professor Sam Sommers discusses the racial make-ups of juries, in this article about jury selection in Bill Cosby's criminal trial.

May 23, 2017

The Daily Mail
New research from Biology Professor Michael Levin's laboratory examined bioelectric currents in flatworms and their impact on regeneration.

May 9, 2017

The Guardian
Sociology Professor Pawan Dhingra is quoted in this article about increased representation of South Asians in the U.S. entertainment industry.