Research News

Assistant Professor of Medicine Steve Bensen, Geisel ’90, poses with colleagues in his officeSteve Bensen, Geisel ’90, talks about his two months with the Human Resources for Health program.
Scientific American logoThayer’s Rachel Obbard says the abundance of plastic particles in Arctic sea ice came as a surprise.
USA Today logoA Dartmouth study finds that millions with disabilities have prescriptions for strong painkillers.
The Dinagat tarsierDartmouth researchers help discover the newest tarsier—one of our distant cousins—in the Philippines.
The Atlantic logoProfessor David Bucci and colleagues have linked part of the brain with “episodic memory formation.”
George O’TooleThe award will provide up to 10 years of funding for the microbiologist’s research.
Bucci-tnDartmouth researchers break new ground in understanding how the brain recalls events and places.
Quote of the DayThe professor of physics and astronomy is on the trail of a mystery that’s key to quantum computing.
Quote of the DayThe Geisel professor says marijuana’s effect may be related to its potency and to frequency of use.
video-controllers-tnA Dartmouth study links risk-glorifying video games to increases in teens’ high-risk behavior.