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Bootes protoclusterPurdue-NOAO team spots 'monster' galaxy cluster formation

A team of astronomers at Purdue University and the National Optical Astronomy Observatory have confirmed a rare discovery of the early formation of one of the most massive structures in the present-day universe, a galaxy cluster.


Purdue researcher receives 'Grand Challenges Explorations' grant to develop low-cost HIV-testing method

Purdue University announced today (May 26) that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.


Harley ItalyMore Purdue students studying abroad this summer

Purdue University continues to see an increase in study abroad participation, especially during the summer sessions.


Eliminating mosquito breeding sites can help reduce risk of Zika, West Nile virus in Indiana

Taking steps to knock out potential mosquito breeding sites can greatly reduce the risk of Zika and West Nile virus in Indiana as the local mosquito season ramps up, says Purdue University medical entomologist Catherine Hill.


Biomedical engineering headship to be named for orthopedics pioneer Dr. Dane A. Miller

A gift from Mary Louise Miller, wife of the late engineer and entrepreneur Dr. Dane Miller, will name the headship of Purdue’s Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering as part of Ever True: The Campaign for Purdue University.


Sustainable rainforestPurdue-based startup creates educational app that could transform the way people access information about plant species

An educational tech startup is commercializing a Purdue University innovation that could allow traveling students, professors, tourists and plant enthusiasts to easily access a database of tropical plant profiles, right in the palm of their hands.


bionutrition kitchenNew center to nourish Purdue’s exercise and nutrition research programs

Some of the nation’s leading researchers in clinical nutrition, exercise, appetite and obesity will be able to enhance their research programs, thanks to a new center at Purdue University.


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