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UMaine Today Magazine 

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Villains in Vacationland
Villains in Vacationland

UMaine entomologists are studying the effect of invading European fire ants on local ecosystems, where the aggressive species is out-foraging native ants with their overpowering hunting and scavenging skills.

 
Rethinking Islamic Fundamentalism
Rethinking Islamic Fundamentalism

Anthropologist Henry Munson talks about Islam, nationalism and the resentment of foreign domination at the heart of the conflict in the Middle East.

 
Fuse
Fuse

For seniors majoring in studio art, a challenging capstone course with an emphasis on critical thinking and the communication of ideas is a bridge to the professional art world.

 
Tuning In
Tuning

Psychologist Thane Fremouw's research exploring the neural mechanisms required for complex auditory perception in birds could help us better understand how humans discriminate between sounds.

 
Warning Light
Warning Light

Researchers in the Department of Chemistry and the Mitchell Center are developing a sensor-based monitoring system to ensure the safety of drinking water.

UMaine Today
Creativity and Achievement at the University of Maine
Volume 7 Issue 2

 

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