Science & Technology

Elegant Design, with an Emphasis on Engineering

Design details have been released for the second major science building of the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact, scheduled to open in December 2025

Spring 2023

Tiny Worms and Time Machines

Imaginative breakthrough in gene editing could speed development of new drugs

James Webb Space Telescope illustration
Spring 2022 Duck Life

UO Alumna Part of Webb Space Telescope Team

Charity Woodrum overcame personal tragedy to pursue a career in space physics

Spring 2022

Knight Campus researchers develop gene therapy for eye disease

The therapy could eventually provide an alternative treatment for Fuchs’ dystrophy, an eye disease that is the leading cause of corneal transplant surgery

Spring 2022

Cybersecurity Researchers Help Protect the Internet

Cybersecurity is the lifeblood of the internet—and a growth area in the computer science department

Spring 2022

Gulp! Little Larvae Have a Surprising Survival Strategy

Tiny marine larvae survive by turning carnivorous, study finds