Chronicle of Higher Education Smartphones for All Students: An Academic Equalizer in an Era of Income Inequality?
Professors and students generally agree working on a laptop or tablet is preferable to working on a smartphone, but given the choice to buy either a laptop or a phone, many students may opt for the relative value and dual functionality of a smartphone, said Rashida Crutchfield, an assistant professor of social work at California State University Long Beach.
Mongabay Bits of DNA in ocean water can reveal white sharks swimming nearby
“It’s amazing that we got [a DNA] signal at all,” said marine biologist Chris Lowe of California State University, Long Beach, senior author on the paper. “And it was amazing that a mile away we got nothing measurable. That got us excited that maybe this is a viable tool.”