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    • 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 ...
    • Labyrinthine Plane 

      Schuman, Adam W. (2014)
      The assembly of immiscible liquid-liquid interfaces, like oil on water, is commonly found in biological, environmental, and industrial settings, but a relatively limited number of studies on this type of system have been ...
    • 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. ...
    • Lake Level Survey 

      Cronin, Kyle (2014)
      This photo was taken while performing a lake level survey of the saltiest body of water on Earth, Don Juan Pond, in Wright Valley, Antarctica. In the foreground Kyle Cronin uses a surveying level to measure the elevation ...
    • 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 ...
    • Latent Epidermal Scape 

      Sudbrink, Lauren C. (2015)
      My practice consists of a series of photographs, sculptures and performances that draw parallels between photography and the human body. I conflate the skin of the human body with that of film, the skin-like surface of the ...
    • Lazy Protons 

      Yasar, Temel Kaya (2013)
      This image is a graphical representation of randomly oriented idle (lazy) protons sitting to be imaged with Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI). My research is about developing new diagnostic mechanical property imaging techniques ...
    • 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, ...
    • "Little Boxes" on the Beachfront 

      Rollins, Luisa (2012)
      My research explores the relationships between environmental politics, development, and human-environment interactions in the Dominican Republic. My interest in this topic was sparked by a conversation I had with a local ...
    • Look Away 

      Jendrusina, Alexander (2018)
      My research examines the relationship between discrimination and mental health, which is challenging to safely and humanely photograph. I encourage this piece to be interpreted abstractly as I intentionally symbolize many ...
    • 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. ...
    • Mama Mti (Mother Tree) 

      Seltzer, Carrie (2012)
      Tropical rain forests are home to tremendous diversity of plants, animals, and other organisms. Even thousands of miles away, every day we encounter rain forest products such as coffee, rubber, spices, and many common ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...