Duke University has cancelled a planned weekly Muslim call to prayer over security concerns and after one of the nation's most powerful Evangelical Christian leaders called on alumni and donors to withhold financial and other support.
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It may be small, but for people with AIDS it can be deadly. Researchers have narrowed down the source of fungal infections that have been making people with HIV/AIDS in southern California sick for decades.
The news is worse than previously thought. The sad fact is that the planet is teetering on the precipice of a sixth extinction and species are becoming extinct at a rate of 1,000 times faster than before humans arrived on the scene, a new study reports.
Teams of researchers from Boston University and North Carolina’s Duke University have discovered almost 6,000 potentially hazardous gas leaks in aging pipeline infrastructure below the streets of Washington, D.C.
Researchers recently perfected a prototype device to produce electricity. It scavenges microwaves in the atmosphere that would otherwise be dispersed. Its function could be compared to harvesting energy out of thin air.
Research suggests people who spend time playing action video games develop visual skills that help them process what they are seeing and track objects, contrast and movement more quickly than non-gamers.
Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans passed away at age 91 last week on Wednesday, January 25, 2012. She was the great-granddaughter of industrialist-philanthropist Washington Duke, for whom Duke University is named.
Duke University Hospital in Durham, NC performed their first live kidney donor multiple patient transplant, becoming the first hospital in North Carolina to successfully master this medical technique, opening the door of possibilities for patients.
On Thursday, February 21, an attorney has announced that 38 members that made up the 2006 lacrosse team at Duke University are planning to file a suit against both the school itself and the city of Durham, North Carolina.
For years we have been told that the appendix has no purpose. It appears that thinking may have been just a little off base. In September a team from Duke University gave the world a reason that the tiny organ exists and it's actually important.
Scientists at Duke University have created the first map of imprinted genes throughout the human genome, and they say a modern-day Rosetta stone – a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning – was the key to their success.
DURHAM, North Carolina (December 3, 2000) -- I am honoured by your warm welcome. And delighted to pay a return visit to Governor Hunt and Dr. Keohane. And to see a very great friend of Canada, Ambassador Giffin.
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Duke University's Kathleen Pryer discusses the resemblance of the Gaga fern to the greeting Lady Gaga gives her fans.
This five-cell metamaterial array developed at Duke University produces power comparable to a conventional USB charger and has the potential to be developed for use in materials that continually charge small electronic devices.
Duke University, Durham, N.C.
Map of the District of Columbia showing where researchers found natural gas leaks under city streets, with colors indicating the concentration in parts per million of methane at each location.