Health & Science

donkey in Morocco
April 28, 2017 Large Image
An online connection with Morocco allows Cummings School students to learn about treating donkeys, mules and horses that suffer from conditions rarely seen in the U.S.

Four fourth-year veterinary students huddled around a laptop in a seminar room at Cummings School’s Hospital for Large Animals on a chilly Friday...

April 27, 2017 Large Image
New analysis shows areas with highest rates and counts of hep C infections in Massachusetts

BOSTON (April 27, 2017)—An innovative analysis combining geographic information systems (GIS), spatial epidemiology, and statistical modeling...

child getting dental instructions from dental student
April 27, 2017 Large Image
At this Boston elementary school, cleanings, fluoride and fillings are available just down the hall, thanks to Tufts dental students

“I’m a rock star!” declares Lucy, the pint-sized patient, as she dons a pair of black-and-white oversized sunglasses and prepares to have her...

Wasps foraging on injured grape.
April 26, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (April 26, 2017) – Come harvest season, wine makers have grown accustomed to looking for the telltale signs of a common but...

Daniel Dennett at Tufts
April 24, 2017 Large Image
In his latest book, philosopher Daniel Dennett answers the central philosophical question

Daniel Dennett has dedicated the last 50 years of his life to methodically stripping the magic, mystery and God from the world. Now the Austin B....