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Sensors detect disease markers in breath

Sensors detect disease markers in breath
A small, thin square of an organic plastic can warn people about what it senses in air

De-sensationalizing the news

De-sensationalizing the news
Director of the Cline Center for Democracy studies how journalists can better report on terrorism

Professor to edit new prominent publications on Chinese literature

Professor to edit new prominent publications on Chinese literature
Zong-qi Cai aims to revolutionize our understanding of Far Eastern poetry, prose, and literary theory

Supercomputing helps researchers understand Earth's interior

Supercomputing helps researchers understand Earth's interior
Geologists create model with potential to predict earthquakes, volcanoes, and other tectonic activity

Lincoln Scholars graduate with big dreams

Lincoln Scholars graduate with big dreams
Twelve LAS students reach commencement with help from the Lincoln Scholars Initiative

Studies link healthy brain aging to omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in the blood

Studies link healthy brain aging to omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in the blood
Fats from nuts, seeds and oils can also make a difference in the brain, research suggests


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book99.6% of Illinois students take a class in LAS
globe70 majors offered within LAS
class18:1 average student to faculty ratio in LAS classes
building8 LAS buildings on the Quad
grad162,000 network of LAS alumni
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