In an essay for The Conversation, professor Amy Erica Smith looks at the role of evangelicals and the fight against fires burning in the Amazon rainforest.
Three ISU researchers found most farmers still support President Donald Trump despite the continuing trade war with China. Farmers see it as short-term pain for future gain, according to the essay in The Conversation.
ISU researchers are working to make heat-protection gloves more functional for firefighters and first responders. A $1.5 million grant allows them to look for ways to improve hand dexterity, which is cut in half by the current gloves.
A team of Iowa State mathematicians is working to change perceptions by giving people a positive experience with math. The goal is to help people see math as a way of thinking, organizing thoughts and making plans that applies to every-day things.