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What can the Moon teach us? Neal testifies as part of "Innovative Space Initiatives" panel

On Tuesday, August 20, Professor Clive R. Neal participated in the "Innovative Space Initiatives" panel, part of the sixth meeting of the National Space Council at the Steven F. Udvar-Hzay Center National Air and Space Museum. His testimony discussing how we can use the Moon to learn to live off the land can be viewed here.

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Student interns tackle local community projects

Student interns with the Center for Civic Innovation and Bowman Creek Educational Ecosystem, Finn Cavanaugh and Tommy Crooks (right) from Notre Dame, survey an area of Bowman Creek in South Bend. Photo by Barbara Johnston/University of Notre Dame.

Student interns with the Center for Civic Innovation and Bowman Creek Educational Ecosystem, Finn Cavanaugh and Tommy Crooks (right) from Notre Dame, survey an area of Bowman Creek in South Bend.

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Monica Arul Jayachandran wins inaugural ACC Three Minute Thesis competition

Monica Arul Jayachandran, a graduate student in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, won first place and the People’s Choice award, along with $2,500 in prize money, at the inaugural Atlantic Coast Conference Three Minute Thesis competition July 22, 2019, in Washington, D.C.

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Notre Dame researcher at the leading-edge of actinide research

Amy E. Hixon, assistant professor in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences and ND Energy faculty affiliate, is advancing fundamental knowledge on actinide elements.

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New virus found in one-third of all countries may have coevolved with human lineage, study finds

Published in Nature Microbiology, a recent study shows that the virus was found in the sewage of more than one-third of the world’s countries. Additionally, the makeup of the virus can vary depending on in which country and city someone resides.

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