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2019
November
15,
2019
| 11:09 PM America/New_York
Before the two teams face off on the football field, The Ohio State University and Penn State will compete off the field in a friendly competition to raise money for campus food pantries. ...
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November
15,
2019
| 08:24 PM America/New_York
The White House has announced President Donald J. Trump’s intent to nominate College of Engineering Associate Dean for Research Dorota Grejner-Brzezinska to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). ...
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November
15,
2019
| 03:34 PM America/New_York
As Americans turn their attention to the first public hearings in the House impeachment investigation, there is another country that has been affected by the scandal that’s fueling the investigation: Ukraine. ...
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November
15,
2019
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
For Ken Blair III, making sure the Ohio State football team equipment arrives on time has been a family affair since he was a walk-on football player under Earle Bruce. ...
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November
14,
2019
| 06:04 PM America/New_York
Mobile apps that work with Bluetooth devices have an inherent design flaw that makes them vulnerable to hacking, new research has found. ...
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November
14,
2019
| 05:30 PM America/New_York
New research takes scientists a step closer to identifying important characteristics of the communities of ocean organisms we rely on to aid the planet – as well as understanding how a warming climate could affect the functions of those communities. ...
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November
14,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
Ohio Sea Grant, on behalf of The Ohio State University, The University of Toledo and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), has released the fourth-year research findings update for the statewide Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative (HABR...
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November
13,
2019
| 08:02 PM America/New_York
Your characterization of the thermostat war going on in your house is likely to depend at least in part on whether you’re a man or a woman, new research suggests. ...
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November
13,
2019
| 07:55 PM America/New_York
Chase Young, defensive end for The Ohio State University football team, is expected to return for the game against Penn State on Nov. 23. ...
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November
13,
2019
| 03:10 PM America/New_York
Preventing HIV in sex workers is a powerful tool in lowering the worldwide burden of the disease, and a new study could help ensure that high-risk women take advantage of medical safeguards. ...
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November
11,
2019
| 07:42 PM America/New_York
In a new study, scientists observed several simultaneous reactions in mice given a common chemotherapy drug: Their gut bacteria and tissue changed, their blood and brains showed signs of inflammation, and their behaviors suggested they were fatigued ...
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November
11,
2019
| 02:34 PM America/New_York
During a weekend that honors American veterans, The Ohio State University welcomed home one of the university’s most decorated alumni. ...
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November
09,
2019
| 08:48 PM America/New_York
Guitar virtuoso Carlos Santana inspired a rocking halftime show during the football game against Maryland this weekend. ...
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November
08,
2019
| 10:09 PM America/New_York
The Carmen Collection is part of the university’s sesquicentennial, a yearlong celebration of Ohio State’s 150 years in existence, and ties into that history with stories, voices and perspectives of underrepresented Buckeyes. ...
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November
08,
2019
| 02:40 PM America/New_York
From the summit of Huascarán, the highest mountain in Earth’s tropics, the valleys of the western Andes look placid and peaceful – calming, even. The signs of climate change – of the melting glaciers throughout the Andes, of the changes to the local ...
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November
07,
2019
| 10:12 PM America/New_York
The annual Rock Ceremony at The Ohio State University, a somber tribute to the sacrifice made by alumni in service of the country, launched a series of honors for veterans this weekend. ...
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November
07,
2019
| 04:02 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University and the University of Georgia have agreed to a home-and-home football series for the 2030 and 2031 seasons. Ohio State will make its first trip to Georgia’s Sanford Stadium Sept. 14, 2030, while Georgia will visit Ohio Stadi...
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November
07,
2019
| 01:41 PM America/New_York
If you ever wondered what’s going on in your friends’ brains when they think about you, new research may provide a clue. ...
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November
07,
2019
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Science hasn’t yet caught up with electronic cigarettes, leaving health care providers and users with many unknowns. But a new review of the research so far finds growing evidence that vaping can harm the heart and blood vessels. ...
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November
06,
2019
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
Americans are using more out-of-network care and paying more out of pocket for behavioral health care than for treatment of other conditions, despite efforts to increase coverage and access to mental health services, according to new research. ...
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November
06,
2019
| 02:00 PM America/New_York
Adding plants and trees to the landscapes near factories and other pollution sources could reduce air pollution by an average of 27 percent, new research suggests. The study shows that plants – not technologies – may also be cheaper options for clean...
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November
04,
2019
| 06:22 PM America/New_York
Cutting down trees inevitably leads to more carbon in the environment, but deforestation’s contributions to climate change are vastly overestimated, according to a new study. ...
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October
31,
2019
| 07:00 PM America/New_York
New research shows that astrophysicists' search for black holes might have been missing an entire class of black holes that they didn’t know existed. In a study published today in the journal Science, astronomers offer a new way to search for black h...
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October
31,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
Vampire bats could be said to be sort of like people – not because of their blood-sucking ways, but because they help their neighbors in need even if it’s of no obvious benefit to them. ...
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October
30,
2019
| 06:27 PM America/New_York
Multitasking makes adolescents feel both more positively and more negatively about the main task they’re trying to accomplish, a new study finds. ...
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October
30,
2019
| 03:01 PM America/New_York
Your appearance won’t be the only frightening thing about wearing costume contact lenses this Halloween. Your eyes might look like a lizard’s for an evening, but the risk of permanent vision loss may not be worth the temporary thrill. ...
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October
29,
2019
| 09:53 PM America/New_York
Dental health and diet may have an impact on the development and severity of psoriasis, according to a study by dermatologists at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. ...
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October
29,
2019
| 02:32 PM America/New_York
When it comes to the fundamentals of making better materials – stronger-but-thinner glass for televisions or phone screens, for example – it almost always comes down to the building blocks of science. Understand the structure around an atom, the most...
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October
28,
2019
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
For the last 20 years, astrophysicists have tried to understand dark energy, an unseen phenomenon that is causing the expansion of the universe to accelerate. Last week, they turned 5,000 fiber-optic “eyes” toward the skies, the first test of a five-...
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October
26,
2019
| 08:39 PM America/New_York
Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? For the halftime show during the football game against Wisconsin, it was The Ohio State University Marching Band. ...
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