Posts from the ‘BU News Service’ category

Print Your Own Museum

If you were ever one of those kids who wanted a dinosaur (me!) or an airplane growing up, you may just get your wish after all thanks to the Smithsonian Institution’s new 3D printing initiative.

What’s Melting Starfish?

If starfish could talk, we’d probably hear them screaming “I’m melting…melting!” Along the west coast of the U.S. and Canada, starfish are dying off in massive numbers, succumbing to sea star wasting syndrome—a mysterious illness that turns them into what scientists are calling piles of white goop.