William and Mary

Magazine Issue Archive

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Spring 2012 Issue

STEM Outreach in Bloom

Also: A mystery diary • Competitive computer programming • Surveying international relations scholars • Is a seafood cooperative for you? • Science in video • A toolbox for religion

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Fall 2011 Issue

The magic of biomathematics

Also: Digging up history • Sacred divorce • The cuteness aethestic • Translating a 9th-century holy text • Red-cockaded woodpeckers • Vintage paints and pigments

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Spring 2011 Issue

Cold & Ultracold: Chilled atoms heat up research

Also: What was Jesus really like? • French films • Playing with real money in the Mason School’s “trading room”

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Fall 2010 Issue

NIAHD at 10: The 21st Century Looks at the 18th (and vice versa)

Also: Algae biofuel • Building better bomb sniffers • Saving Koasati • Video-game exercise • A look at some faculty books • Check out our eBay electron microscope

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Spring 2010 Issue

The power of geospatial analysis

Also: When Purgatory was a real place • Gaps in college access • Digital music • A new kind of fuel cell • Brain waves and stereotypes • Arab dialects

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Fall 2009 Issue

PIPS: Our “undergraduate think tank”

Also: Intracellular “rush hour” • Three cheers for post-docs • The grim story of lynching • Divas and other women of opera • Spanish Civil War memory map • Never trust a whimbrel • Heavy metal in Lake Matoaka

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Spring 2009 Issue

High achiever in high-ability

Also: Phase 2 of the Integrated Science Center • Ecofashionistas • Uncovering lost documents • New form of life from Crim Dell • Anthology appetizers • Rhythm of respiration • Virginia geology • WMCAR at 20

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Winter 2008-09 Issue

A Tour of the Integrated Science Center

Also: Curing cancer by studying yeast • Chemistry of neurodegenerative disease • Freshmen zero in on bacteriophages • Before AidData, there was PLAID • Middle Eastern music • Psychology of fear • Dintersmith Fellows • Cuban films

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Spring 2008 Issue

When money-savvy people make bad decisions

Also: Cameras to the Maasai • Rocket nets and other eagle-trapping techniques • The Higgs boson • Law and entrepreneurship • The museum is a lab • Whip counts • American Jews and Judaism

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Fall 2007 Issue

Studying in Spain, in Spanish

Also: Student playwrights go to New York • Optical illusions • Archaeology on camps • Global Inquiry Groups • Slave trade conference • Aristotle and other ancient scientists • A better way to compare graduation rates • Corsets and other staples of costume design • Faculty books