New research suggests forests, like humans, require a balanced diet
The world’s forests are on a fast food diet of carbon dioxide, which is currently causing them to grow faster. But a researcher at West Virginia University, along with an international team of scientists, finds evidence suggesting that forest growth may soon peak as the trees deplete nitrogen in the soil over longer growing seasons.
WVU history faculty earn prestigious NEH fellowships
An unprecedented two scholars from West Virginia University have received the top fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
WVU physicists awarded $1.34 million to develop machine-learning software
Researchers from West Virginia University have received $1.34 million to develop machine-learning software for the U.S. Department of Energy.