Purify water, produce energy?
With fresh water and other natural resources becoming scarce, USC Viterbi engineer Adam Smith is researching ways to clean water and produce energy in the process.
It’s officially the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, but the April 18-19 event was more like a big block party. Some 150,000 people - including Billy Idol, Candice Bergen, Joyce Carol Oates and at least one person dressed as a butterfly - joined in the fun.
An international team led by Keck Medicine of USC neuroscientists has found evidence that some people may be more genetically susceptible to noise-induced hearing loss. Such loss is one of the most common work-related illnesses in the United States.
To most of us, the world is a three-dimensional place, but not to USC Dornsife’s Aaron Lauda. To Lauda, a theoretical mathematician, a critical fourth dimension - time - needs to be considered when studying complex subjects like physics.
To commemorate this month’s 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, the USC Shoah Foundation — The Institute for Visual History and Education will debut a monthlong series of testimony clips from survivors and witnesses of the 20th century’s first genocide.