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New research could help build better hearing aids


BINGHAMTON, NY – Scientists at Binghamton University, State University of New York want to improve sensor technology critical to billions of devices made every year. With a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation, they will start by making a high-performance sensor and applying it to hearing aids.

Researchers stretch understanding of skin's limits


BINGHAMTON, NY – Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York have developed a method to measure the limit to which human skin can be stretched, which could lead to a new means to grow skin.

Binghamton University faculty wins award for most outstanding book on education history


BINGHAMTON, NY – Adam Laats, associate professor of education at Binghamton University, will be presented with The History of Education Society’s (HES) Outstanding Book Award, which recognizes what is judged to be the most outstanding book on the history of education published during the previous year. For his work, The Other School Reformers: Conservative Activism in American Education (University Press, 2015), Laats will be honored at the HES meeting in Providence, R.I., in November.

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