Huck In The Media

The research done at the Huck Institutes attracts media attention from outlets in Pennsylvania, across the country, and around the world. Other times, reporters turn to our faculty members as experts, to explain scientific concepts to the general public or provide context for new discoveries. This page documents some of the instances in which people or research connected to the Huck have appeared in external news stories.

If you wish to submit a story for inclusion on this page, please email huckinfo@psu.edu.

Recent Stories:

Spread of African swine fever has lawmakers looking at ways to keep disease out of Pennsylvania

Automation on display at Ag Progress Days

The buzz on bees: protecting our food supply

Algae Can Poison Your Dog

Natural GMOs: Parasitic plants steal host DNA to siphon off needed resources

'Zombie' ants are dying in a disturbing way, and scientists are puzzled

Research shows frogs can adapt to traffic noise

Zombie Ants Are Controlled by a 'Master Puppeteer' Parasite, But We Still Don't Know How

Deadly Fungus Causes Zombie-Like Behavior In Ants

"Zombie Ant Fungus" Takes Control of Insects' Bodies Before Devouring Them From Inside

Not only are zombies real, they’re part of nature

Deadly fungus creates 'zombie ants' and hijacks their jaws to cause suicide

Archive

2019

Research shows frogs can adapt to traffic noise

Not only are zombies real, they’re part of nature

How processed food makes us fat

Researchers deploy AI to detect bias in AI and humans

AI to fight unfair discrimination

Best Drinks To Reduce Burn From Spicy Foods

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Mocked For Tweet Mixing Up Mars With The Moon

Linking health and population patterns via satellite

These Genes Could Make A Better Chicken

Scientists discover weakness in common cold virus

Cicadas are buzzing the 'burbs after 17 years underground

NSF selects the next Editor-in-Chief of the Sleep Health Journal

Diet fads: Lose some, gain some

Unraveling the History of Human Hair

App aims to help bees

Sean Bresnahan to study at Penn State

Online tool identifies best and safest places to keep bees

Squid tentacles offer pollution solution

What the US could learn from Slovenia about protecting bees

2018

Broadening their minds

City Frogs Are the Sexiest Frogs

Mouth bacteria in toddlers may predict obesity, study says

How Humans Are Messing Up Bee Sex

A fast-moving future for gene-edited foods