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Motion sensor string under normal and strain conditions (SEM)
January 29, 2021
Engineers created thread sensors that can be attached to skin to measure movement in real time, with potential implications for tracking health and performance

Engineers at Tufts University have created and demonstrated flexible thread-based sensors that can measure movement of the neck, providing data on...

Chlorine treatment at the point of collection
January 20, 2021
Engineers invent device that requires no electricity or moving parts, lets users collect water as they usually do

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (January 14, 2021) – ...

January 14, 2021
Findings, the first of their kind, could help drive public health policy on reducing impact of discrimination on mental health

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Chart shows priorities for young voters for incoming Biden-Harris administration
January 12, 2021
Post-election survey shows that young people remain engaged and want action on key issues

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (January 12, 2021)—Young people made their mark on the 2020 presidential election with a likely historic level...

Small pile of sugar granules on table with three dice over black background
December 15, 2020
Results have potential applications to cut risk of age-related degenerative diseases

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Seasoned salmon surrounded by dill, vegetables and lemon on a wooden board.
December 7, 2020
Small randomized trial in older adults compares benefits of the two in supplements

BOSTON (Dec. 7, 2020, 9:00 a.m. EST)...

A graphic showing that 52-55% of young people turned out to vote in the 2020 election
November 19, 2020
High youth turnout in 2020 key to Biden-Harris victory, especially in battlegrounds and among youth of color

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Nov. 19, 2020)—Presidential election turnout among young people ages 18-29 reached 52-55%, significantly higher than...

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