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June 26, 2020

Water Bottles: Canceled

CEE PhD student Imari Walker Karega wants the public to understand why environmental engineering research is important to daily life

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June 15, 2020

Taking a Landslide’s Temperature to Avert Catastrophe

A new model for deep-seated landslides that takes into account the temperature of a thin, unstable layer of clay could help stop catastrophes in their tracks.

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June 12, 2020

Duke's Labs Are Back in Business, but in a New Way

The herculean efforts to re-start Duke’s campus and medical school research laboratories are nearly complete

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