• November 25, 2014

    Rutgers develops smartphone app to help prevent power outages

    Bad weather, including heavy snow, can wreak havoc on power lines, downingtrees and cutting off power. A smartphone app offers an easy way of catching...
  • November 25, 2014

    Fowl weather stretches over NJ as wild turkeys continue resurgence

    The Thanksgiving Day meal is not the only place you can find turkeys in New Jersey. Plenty of wild turkeys are roaming every county in the state.
  • November 25, 2014

    Bats do it. Dolphins do it. Listen to this man 'see' the world with sound

    Austin Seraphin, 36, is a Philadelphia-based accessibility consultant, a volunteer museum docent and a computer programmer. He has been blind since bi...
  • November 25, 2014

    Google's latest: A spoon that steadies tremors

    Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.
  • November 25, 2014

    Medicaid in the middle in Pa.

    Gov. Tom Corbett and Gov.-elect Tom Wolf are doing a bit of interregnum sparring over changes to the state's Medicaid program providing health ca...
  • November 24, 2014

    As temperatures drop, Philly's 'winter initiative' plan to serve homeless unclear

    Last week, Philadelphia had it's first "code blue" of the season, when temperatures hover around or dip below 20 degrees, posing a seri...
  • November 24, 2014

    With federal support flat, science looks to crowdfunding

    Susan Nagel studies endocrine disruptors โ€” chemicals that alter the body's hormonal system. Last year, Susan Nagel, a women's health scienti...
  • November 24, 2014

    Wolf taps health-policy veteran Richman to help with Pa. Medicaid expansion

    A health-policy veteran is joining Tom Wolf's transition to help guide the governor-elect's plans to expand the Medicaid program in Pennsylvania.
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