• July 6, 2015

    An hourglass-shaped mountain? Princeton scientists find more room for threatened species

    With global warming, scientists often speak of the 'escalator' effect: species moving up mountains to stay within tolerable temperatures. It...
  • July 5, 2015

    Homes needed for familes of patients during papal visit

    A local nonprofit that provides housing for families visiting Philadelphia for medical treatment is looking for hosts for the papal visit this Septemb...
  • July 4, 2015

    Grateford praised for brain injury screening program

    The Brain Injury Association of Pennsylvania is recognizing the Graterford Prison for its work with inmates. As part of a 2-year program, the Montgome...
  • July 3, 2015

    Everything is 'specifically' illuminated: neuroscientist-turned-artist uses photolithography to light up the brain

    A Philadelphia-based neuroscientist-turned-artist has attempted a rather ambitious task: turning Philadelphia into one, inter-connected brain in a one...
  • July 3, 2015 |  StateImpact

    Environmental group accuses AG’s office of inaction in Health Department probe

    An environmental advocacy group is accusing the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office of failing to conduct a promised investigation into allegations...
  • July 3, 2015

    Jersey Shore visitors asked to skip the plastic

    If you head to the Jersey Shore this holiday weekend, you might be seeing a guide on restaurant tables urging you to cut down on disposable plastic pr...
  • July 3, 2015

    Oddsmakers giving Christie presidential hopes 10-1 chance

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is slumping in the polls both at home and in states key to his bid for president.
  • July 2, 2015

    A mural to fight gambling addiction in South Philly might also target new casino

    A new mural depicting the dangers of gambling addiction is up in a South Philadelphia neighborhood that's full of immigrants from Southeast Asia....
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