“As individuals age, it is important and healthy to stay active, and that activity might involve hobbies such as hunting and shooting,” said David Schwebel, a researcher at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Scientists believe this species existed in the Late Cretaceous period, approximately 100 to 66 million years ago.
After winning the TED Prize in 2016, Parcak founded the GlobalXplorer initiative, which trains citizen scientists to analyze satellite imagery for archaelogical sites and signs of looting.

David Greene talks to scientist James McClintock about why warm weather is killing off penguin populations.

“It may be that parents are not following `safe sleep’ recommendations to place infants in beds without stuffed animals, soft blankets, pillows, and other items that could cause suffocation,” said study co-author David Schwebel of the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
"I study some of the oldest art in the world — the art from caves in Europe from the Ice Age, between 10,000 and 40,000 years old.
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Dr. Ragib Hasan’s research on wearable cloud technology is featured in a video on the National Science Foundation's home page. Watch a video about his and his students' explorations of wearable technology.
Don't believe everything you read, see, or hear. A new breed of video and audio manipulation tools allow for the creation of realistic looking news footage.
Dr. Tim Levine, professor and chair of the Department of Communication Studies, was a guest on WBUR on Monday, June 05, 2017.
Malicious software could use brain interfaces to help steal passwords and other private data.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is a mental health condition triggered by a trauma. Dr. Lynn Dobrunz is a neurobiologist and associate professor who has studied the human brain for years and discusses the mental health condition of PTSD.
UAB family safety expert Dr. David Schwebel says children and guns are an exceptionally dangerous mix.
Hriday Bhambhvani, a University of Alabama at Birmingham mathematics and neuroscience major in the College of Arts and Sciences,  conducts research in the lab of James Meador-Woodruff, M.D., professor in the School of Medicine’s Department of Psychiatry. The lab’s primary research focuses on understanding how different parts of the brain communicate with other parts via a variety of chemical signals, and how this communication is disrupted in schizophrenia.
Bioethicist Gregory Pence discusses ethical issues in treating alcoholism. It’s the first in our series of discussions about hot topics in medical ethics.
None of the 11 works and an encore he presented at Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall could be considered out of the mainstream, yet this recital was anything but mundane.
UAB Department of Physics Professor Yogesh Vohra has led a team of researchers in creating artificial diamonds by generating previously unseen amounts of pressure.

Department of Communication Studies Professor Steve McCornack writes about the 2016 presidential candidates' lying for CNN.
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