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Join Virginia Tech Science as we explore, advance, and use science to promote healthy living, strong communities, and a sustainable planet.

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Our research is focused on the future, aimed at discoveries that address the world’s most critical problems.

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We believe in advancing science as a service to our community, our state, and the world.