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  • For Nancy Health For Nancy A crop of sour cherries unites an orchard and a brewery
  • Making waves Sciences Making waves Darling Marine Center celebrates 50 years of renowned exploration
  • Save the snow Sciences Save the snow Undergraduate concerned with current, near-future climate change
  • Click Education Click Michelle Smith leads charge for active learning in science education
  • Where’s Chuck? Sciences Where’s Chuck? STEM education connects K–12 students with scientists in the field
  • Alternative futures Sciences Alternative futures Modeling technique helps communities visualize how, why landscapes evolve


    • Telling time Flagship difference Telling time Unlocking the historical environmental data found in growth rings of slow-growing alga
    • Intertidal ecology Flagship Difference Intertidal ecology Examining bacteria biodiversity to understand marine ecosystem health
    • Staying power Flagship Difference Staying power Survey indicates internships could help revitalize Bangor
    • Sources of inspiration Flagship Difference Sources of inspiration Alumna creates historical replicas for her Penobscot community
    • Hooked on science Students first Hooked on science UMaine’s valedictorian found her passion for research as a first-year student
    • From the start Black Bear success From the start Maine family traces its UMaine heritage to first graduating class
    • The kernel of an idea UMaine engaged The kernel of an idea UMaine partners with Maine-based Cerealus to help take concepts to commercialization
    • Coming home Students First Coming home Student veteran examines combat fatigue in War of 1812 and its relevance for those returning from conflicts
    • Get a grip Students first Get a grip Device measures viability of lobsters for shipping
    • News briefs Insights News briefs University experts seek to improve manufacturing, seafood freshness, wood banks, energy efficiency, pest management