Health & Science

Three microphones in a studio. Covering everything from food to comedy to justice and politics, these Tufts podcasts await your listening pleasure
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Covering everything from food and comedy to justice and politics, these podcasts await your listening pleasure

Listening to podcasts is a way to explore new ideas and hear compelling stories—while you are driving, cooking, exercising, or just folding the...

Marty Allen, an associate teaching professor in the department of computer science, sits on a bench holding a laptop. He teaches a new course titled Ethical Issues in Computer Science and Technology.
November 4, 2020 Large Image
In his new computer science course, Marty Allen challenges students to ponder the bigger and messier questions raised by technology

Part of an occasional Tufts Now series on how faculty are integrating issues of racial and social justice into the curricula...

Brian Felter (pictured left), A21, and Nkem Aduka, A21, are two of approximately 120 students involved with the COVID education ambassador program.
November 2, 2020 Large Image
Tufts COVID education ambassadors encourage mask wearing and social distancing to improve safety for students on campus and residents in the community

Returning to campus during the COVID-19 pandemic has meant adjusting to a new normal for students.

To emphasize the importance of following...

Pacific Ocean coral with fish swimming nearby. Tufts computer scientists work with other researchers to understand how coral live, grow, and survive threats
October 29, 2020 Large Image
Tufts computer scientists work with other researchers to understand how coral live, grow, and survive threats

Coral reefs are home to a quarter of all the oceans’ fish, and are vital to the health of the ocean ecosystems that half a billion people rely on...

A gloved hand places a vial containing a COVID-19 testing sample with an array of other vials.
October 29, 2020 Large Image
New, more efficient pooled testing model could make PK-12 education safer, curb spread in local communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 29, 2020)—Tufts University and the Cities of...

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