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2020
July
09,
2020
| 03:01 PM America/New_York
A new study might explain why humans register some tastes more quickly than others, potentially due to each flavor’s molecular size. ...
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July
08,
2020
| 07:29 PM America/New_York
Scientists have discovered that one of the good bacteria found in the human gut has a benefit that has remained unrecognized until now: the potential to reduce the risk for heart disease. ...
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June
15,
2020
| 09:10 PM America/New_York
An Ohio State University undergraduate and U.S. Marine Corps veteran has been named a 2020 Tillman Military Scholar. Tom Wike is a senior working toward an undergraduate degree in social work with plans to earn a master’s degree. He is one of 60 scho...
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June
03,
2020
| 02:04 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today elected Kristina M. Johnson, PhD, as the 16th president in university history. President Michael Drake announced in November 2019 that he would retire as president at the end of June. Johnson, who has...
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June
03,
2020
| 11:11 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University today announced that it plans to resume in-person classes for the autumn semester. The announcement was made by President Michael V. Drake at a meeting of the Board of Trustees and in a message to the university community. ...
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June
03,
2020
| 08:01 PM America/New_York
People want to help each other, even when it costs them something, and even when the motivations to help don’t always align, a new study suggests. ...
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June
03,
2020
| 05:02 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today appointed Kristina M. Johnson, PhD, as the 16th president in university history. Johnson, who has served as chancellor of the State University of New York (SUNY) since 2017, brings more than 30 years ...
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June
02,
2020
| 10:27 PM America/New_York
Breast cancer survivors in romantic relationships who feel happy and satisfied with their partners may be at lower risk for a host of health problems, new research suggests. ...
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June
01,
2020
| 05:15 PM America/New_York
The halo that surrounds our own Milky Way galaxy is much hotter than scientists once believed – and it may not be unique among galaxies. The new findings were presented at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society, held online June 1 to 3 bec...
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June
01,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University alumnus Ratmir Timashev and his wife, Angela Timashev, have committed their charitable foundation to provide $17 million to the College of Arts and Sciences.  ...
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May
27,
2020
| 08:01 PM America/New_York
Scientists who’ve taken the first look at bacteria in young and healthy vapers’ mouths say that the potential for future disease lies just below the surface. ...
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May
20,
2020
| 06:06 PM America/New_York
When researchers asked prospective study participants who they would like to see in videos promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors, the answer was unequivocal: They wanted to see themselves – that is, other mothers living in low-income households who w...
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May
19,
2020
| 04:48 PM America/New_York
Annie Glenn, a longtime advocate for people with communication disorders and wife of the late U.S. Sen. John Glenn for 73 years, passed away today (May 19) at the age of 100 near St. Paul, Minnesota. She had moved to a senior living facility near her...
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May
12,
2020
| 01:45 PM America/New_York
Fatty food may feel like a friend during these troubled times, but new research suggests that eating just one meal high in saturated fat can hinder our ability to concentrate – not great news for people whose diets have gone south while they’re worki...
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May
08,
2020
| 08:30 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced today details of a $40.9 million settlement reached with 162 survivors in 12 lawsuits related to sexual abuse by Richard Strauss, a university-employed physician from 1978 to 1998 who died in 2005. ...
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May
01,
2020
| 10:41 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is celebrating the class of 2020 with a special 30-minute video recognizing some of the achievements of this historic class. ...
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April
29,
2020
| 04:04 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will host a virtual commencement celebration on Sunday, May 3, to honor undergraduate, master’s, professional and doctoral candidates. More than 12,000 diplomas are expected to be awarded. The exact class size will be ann...
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April
27,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/New_York
Lactating mothers who use e-cigarettes or nicotine replacement therapies may be putting their breastfed babies at risk for skull defects, a new study in animals suggests. ...
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April
10,
2020
| 09:36 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Board of Trustees today approved two measures in response to the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on students and the healthcare community. The board held the meeting via teleconference out of respect for current recomme...
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April
09,
2020
| 08:05 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University has completed its review of giving by Jeffrey Epstein and is releasing public records associated with the review. The review, conducted by the national accounting firm EY (formerly Ernst & Young), identified $336,000 in d...
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April
09,
2020
| 08:04 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced today that a review of giving by Jeffrey Epstein is complete. Documents associated with the review are below.     ...
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April
03,
2020
| 04:17 PM America/New_York
Molly Ranz Calhoun has dedicated her professional life to The Ohio State University and will soon take the next step on that journey by serving her alma mater as senior vice president of alumni relations and president and CEO of The Ohio State Univer...
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April
02,
2020
| 08:02 PM America/New_York
To truly understand an animal species is to observe its behavior and social networks in the wild. With new technology described today (April 2) in PLOS Biology, researchers are able to track tiny animals that divide their time between flying around i...
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March
31,
2020
| 01:30 PM America/New_York
A team of cybersecurity researchers has discovered that a large number of cell phone applications contain hardcoded secrets allowing others to access private data or block content provided by users. ...
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March
26,
2020
| 02:26 PM America/New_York
Scientists have found a way in the laboratory to shorten the time it takes to create a key chemical used to synthesize a variety of medications, fertilizers and other important substances. The finding could make a number of industrial manufacturing p...
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March
25,
2020
| 12:30 PM America/New_York
A recent study suggests that even organized efforts to clean surfaces can fall short, a reminder for us all that keeping our surroundings clean may require some additional work. ...
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March
19,
2020
| 04:01 PM America/New_York
We humans can explain how our relationships with college roommates and co-workers have formed over the years, but scientists haven’t had a good grip on how friendly connections among strangers are made between animals – until now. ...
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March
12,
2020
| 03:53 PM America/New_York
Carpets in places with elevated moisture levels – a bath mat in a bathroom, a shag carpet under a humidifier in a bedroom – are more likely to harbor mold than carpets in drier areas of homes, new research has found. ...
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March
09,
2020
| 04:26 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced new information for students, faculty and staff in response to the international viral outbreak of 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please visit Ohio State's coronavirus website for more information about the COVID-...
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March
06,
2020
| 08:00 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University announced today that it has reached a monetary settlement with survivors in 11 of the 18 lawsuits pending against the university regarding claims related to Richard Strauss, a university-employed physician from 1978 to 1998....
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