• March 26, 2015 |  The Pulse

    Breaking down the new federal regulations on fracking

    Last week, the Obama Administration announced major federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Susan Phillips, StateImpact Pennsylvani...
  • March 26, 2015

    EPA grant helps Temple take aim at potentially hazardous waste sites in Kensington

    Temple University is taking the lead on a federally backed effort to clean up and redevelop former industrial spots in Philadelphia's Kensington ...
  • March 26, 2015

    NASA, UPenn study how space affects astronaut’s brain

    NASA is learning about the effects longer space missions have on the human body with help from two unique subjects — identical twin astronauts, Scott ...
  • March 26, 2015

    NJ rolling back prescription copays for retirees

    New Jersey officials are rolling back prescription copays for retired public retirees.
  • March 26, 2015

    VA: Steps underway to fix problems in Philly office

    The Veterans Affairs official overseeing benefits is pledging aggressive action to address charges of mismanagement of disability claims.
  • March 26, 2015 |  The Pulse

    Like chocolate and beauty, good ads light up your brain

    New research explores how the body reacts to successful commercials.
  • March 26, 2015 |  The Pulse

    A look at one of the 'oldest diseases we know' with author and doctor Siddhartha Mukherjee

    The Pulse has been doing a series of stories on the issue of cancer this month, leading up the release of the new Ken Burns documentary,Cancer: The Em...
  • March 26, 2015 |  The Pulse

    As climate warms, mangroves serve as defenders against flooding

    What can we do to adapt to global warming as species move, shift their habitats or disappear altogether? This big question came up in our series "...
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