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    • It’s the Spaces In Between the Words That Matter 

      Siskonen, Sacha (2011)
      The power of fiction does not necessarily lay on the page in the individual words and the things they signify. It exists in the mind of the reader as she fills in the slivers of space between each word and allows the story ...
    • Jellyfish Stingers as Mini Needles 

      Oppegard, Shawn (2009)
      This image depicts discharged and undischarged nematocysts from the Portuguese Man O’ War jellyfish. Nematocysts are the stinging organelles by which jellyfish immobilize their prey, and is also the cause of many injuries ...
    • Kaboom! The Nano Bang Theory! 

      Bae, Misuk (2011)
      "My research has focused on creating hydrogel particles that are about 100 nanometers to 1 micrometer in size as a gene delivery vehicle to get genes to the site of disease. Hydrogel particles are comprised of an interconnected ...
    • The Killers of Ol' Pejeta, Kenya 

      Lahiri, Mayank (2010)
      My research is in computational population biology, which involves building large-scale computational models of wild animal behavior and associations using modern computer science techniques. As part of my research, I am ...
    • La Bruja 

      Guthrie, Deirdre (2009)
      This woman is a bruja (witch) in a Dominican village that has experienced a recent surge in tourist development. Her husband cut her recently to let her blood so she would “stop flying at night,” an act that reveals her ...
    • Lake Calumet 

      Schroeder, Emily (2010)
      "Landscape urbanism addresses planning as a broader ecological, environmental, infrastructural, and social-cultural processes constituting design of open spaces as the center of civic, institutional strategies and engagement. ...
    • Lampbrush Chromosomes and Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein, FMRP 

      Kim, Miri (2009)
      Fragile X Syndrome is the most common form of inherited mental retardation, occurring in 1/4000 males and 1/8000 females. This syndrome is caused by the lack of expression of the Fragile X mental retardation protein, or ...
    • LC-MS visual recording of drug secondary degradation 

      Li, Jinghu (2010)
      "High performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (HPLC-MS) is an analytical technique used for many applications in many different stages of drug development including in vivo drug screening, metabolic stability ...
    • Lichen Mosaic 

      Rivas Plata, Eimy (2009)
      Lichens are one of the most harmonious and beautiful symbiotic relationships in nature. They can be found almost anywhere, forming communities that can be considered “art mosaics” to the simple view. Among the high diversity, ...
    • The Looking Glass 

      Harvey, Nick (2009)
      "My recent graduate research is both conceptual and theoretical in nature. Ultimately, my broader interests reside in self-contemplation and greater insight into the world we live in. Similarly, in the work presented, I ...
    • Looptops 

      Wolf, Jenna (2009)
      Architects, planners, and citizens are constantly subjected to city zoning codes and regulations. What if zoning codes where created to promote 24/7 public life, partying, diversity, density, and free “L” rides? This urban ...
    • Love ‘em or Hate ‘em, you can help to study them 

      Sullivan, Steve (2010)
      "Unlike most mammals, tree squirrels are diurnal, active year round, and can live well near humans. Because of this, the range of tree squirrels is expanding and they are an important component of our urban ecosystems. ...
    • Mailbox 

      Zabicki, Gwendolyn (2011)
      My research at UIC has been in the study of humble, ubiquitous objects. My goal is to paint these ordinary objects lovingly and to, in a way, defend them. Seeing is never neutral, but always involves a process of interpretation ...
    • The Male Tree of Life 

      Calderon, Esther (2011)
      "My research investigates the estrogen receptor-α (ERαsignaling mechanisms that regulate prostate gland development and growth. ERα actions can be mediated through both estrogen-dependent and estrogen-independent activation. ...
    • Manifestations of Equine Sarcoids 

      Timpson, Lauren (2010)
      This research project focused on an equine health condition known as Sarcoids. This image serves to illustrate the highly varied presentation of this disease which often makes it difficult to diagnose since many of the ...
    • Manta-Sphere 

      Gadadhar, Archana (2010)
      "One of the focuses of our lab is adult neurogenesis in which new neurons are born from a pool of stem cells and integrate into their environment as mature, active cells. There are two main regions in the adult brain ...
    • Mathematics as Meaning-Making Activity: Describing Preservice Teachers’ Discourse during Meaning Making 

      Pitvorec, Kathleen A. (2016-07-01)
      This is a qualitative study exploring the characteristics of preservice teachers’ discourse while they engage in meaning making in the context of mathematical activity. This study employs an interpretive case study approach ...
    • Merging 

      Guerrero, Lourdes (2009)
      My research has been in cognitive aesthetics. After seven years of teaching and 35 years of being an artist, I realized that the perception of beauty, unlike Santayana’s belief that aesthetics are constant, can and does ...
    • Mermaid hair” Microtubules 

      Gollogly, Lila (2011)
      I am investigating how intestinal epithelial tight junctions recover from Enteropathogenic E. coli (EPEC) infection. During infection tight junctions are disrupted, leading to severe dehydration as water and ions are lost. ...
    • Meteorites on Fire 

      Bai, He (2009)
      When people don’t know exactly where the drugs they took go, confocal microscope helps to visualize it. Histone deacetylases (HDACs) are a family of enzymes control critical cellular processes, including cell growth, cell ...