• September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Sea level rise spells salty future for coastal farms

    On a warm late-summer day, Delaware farmer Frank Webb stood on a bare patch of dirt in the middle of his Kent County farm.
  • September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Why lower notes hold the key to rhythm

    Turns out the bass is the driving force in music for a reason.
  • September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Does urban greening boost public health?

    Philadelphia has invested in dozens of urban greening projects to prevent stormwater runoff. Now a team of mapmakers and data analysts is tracking tho...
  • September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    When music becomes therapy for seniors with dementia, Alzheimer's and depression

    Music therapist Jerry O'Leary greeted his class at NewCourtland LIFE, a senior day center, with a promise to play some old favorites.
  • September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    How science plays a role in baking the perfect cookie

    Dr. Bethany Brookshire wants people to get excited about science โ€” and what better way to excite people than the possibility of consuming delicious co...
  • September 26, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Watch your worries float away inside a sensory deprivation tank

    Stress is bad for us. Study after study has shown the terrible impact it has on our physical and mental health. But life is hectic, it's loud, an...
  • September 25, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Scientists to search Martian atmosphere for signs of life

    NASA's latest mission to the Red Planet focuses on water vapor in the outer atmosphere.
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Pulse

    MacArthur Fellow Danielle Bassett on leveraging brain research to enhance learning

    Scientists often toil in dusty laboratories for years without anyone taking notice of their work, but one big discovery, and sometimes a single phone ...
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