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    Professors John Higgins and Janet Currie combine science with community service
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    New research describes the velocity of aerosols cast upward as bubbles on a liquid's surface burst.
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PEI announces ChESS Series on environmental science
The Princeton Environmental Institute has established the new ChESS: Challenges in Environmental Sciences Seminar Series, starting Feb. 15.

Black Masking Indian chiefs discuss art, community
Big Chief Darryl Montana and Chief Demond Melancon of New Orleans' Black Masking Indian groups visited Princeton to discuss the artistry and community of...

Swamp microbe has pollution-munching superpower
Princeton researchers discovered bacterium in a New Jersey wetland that has the surprising ability to degrade pollutants without using oxygen.

Lessons from lemurs: To make friends, show off your smarts
A Princeton study of ring-tailed lemurs suggests that a clever individual's social position can improve if others see their problem-solving skills pay off.


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Upcoming Events


"Against the Idea of a New Epoch: Who is the 'Anthro' in the Anthropocene?"

  04/27/2018 - 12:20pm to 1:30pm    
Guyot Hall, Room 100

ChESS Series lecture with Manu Prakash, Stanford University

  04/27/2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm    
Maeder Hall - Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Africa Wildlife Conservation Workshop

  04/28/2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm    
Frist Campus Center, Multipurpose Room A