University of Alabama researchers discuss a project around a machine.

From the Ground Up

  • December 10, 2021

UA faculty and graduate students are working with the military to design better mobile airfields.

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UA Study: Avoid Travel After Dark During Thanksgiving Week

  • November 15, 2021

A study of Thanksgiving week vehicle crash data from the past five years in Alabama shows travel after dark increases risk for crashes and fatalities, leading to the conclusion that, if possible, all modes of transportation should be avoided after the sun goes down.

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UA, UAB Partner with NIH to Study Healthy Child Brain Development

  • November 12, 2021

A diverse and multidisciplinary team of researchers at The University of Alabama at Birmingham and The University of Alabama was awarded a $7.1 million grant over five years to conduct a comprehensive study of risk and protective factors for healthy brain development in children.