News & Features

United States Immigration Updates
Thursday may be THE day for millions of undocumented immigrants in the United States. More
Editor Offers Tips on Covering Tragedies
Boston Globe editor Jennifer Peter offered tips on covering a disaster to Boston University journalism students, drawing on her experience guiding the Globe's Pulitzer-winning coverage of the 2013. More
Governor-Elect Baker Starts Transition
Just a week after the election, Governor-Elect Charlie Baker is making moves. Word of his first cabinet pick, Chelsea Democrat Jay Ash, surfaced Tuesday, signaling Baker's early efforts to build a bipartisan team. More
Sports Roundup: In Coaches Vs. Cancer, Fundraising Wins; Patriots Have Luck
The Boston University Men’s Basketball team played in the American Cancer Society Coaches Vs. Cancer Tripleheader at the TD Garden and the Patriots showed the Colts they are not ready for the big stage just yet. More
AUDIO: Is US-China Carbon Emissions Agreement Too Soft, or Extreme?
The U.S. and China came to a historic agreement, as the two superpowers announced they will curb their carbon emissions over the next two decades. More
AUDIO: What's In Store For GOP After Midterms?
Yasmine Robinson reports on what is currently happening in DC. More
Explainer: Marijuana Addiction - Fact or Fiction?
In Tuesday's election, Alaska, Oregon, and Washington, D.C., voted to lift restrictions on marijuana. As the legalization debate continues, we offer this explainer on the question of addiction. More
Can the Fall Experimental Football League Survive?
There is a new professional football team playing in Boston this fall. BUNS reporter Alex Reimer examines if the Boston Brawlers can beat the odds, and survive. More
MBTA Green Line Changes On Track
Possible safety upgrades and improvements to the MBTA's green line may be coming your way in the near future. BU news reporter Justin Shrair has this story from Commonwealth Avenue, in Boston. More


Merging Art, Science
For 30 years Daniel Jay has kept his science career and his art career safely hidden from each other. Like two electrons, they were to never meet.
Birding in Boston - What Urban Birds Tell Us
Scientists explore what urban birds in Boston can tell them about the local environment.
New Parkinsons Drug Shows Positive Results in Rat Study
The seven to ten million people suffering from Parkinson’s can attest that the diagnosis is a harrowing one, foreshadowing an ever-changing cocktail of drugs, symptoms, and side effects for life. But, a new drug may have changed that- for rats at least.

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