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2024
April
18,
2024
| 10:08 AM America/New_York
Eight scientists at The Ohio State University have been elected to the 2023 class of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellows.
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April
17,
2024
| 08:55 AM America/New_York
People may be surprised to learn that, despite being in the heart of the Midwest, Ohio is home to spectacular coral reef fossils. Why? Because millions of years ago, the state did not look like it does now.“This area, during the Silurian and
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April
09,
2024
| 14:52 PM America/New_York
In her years of studying the 1994 genocide in Rwanda and its aftermath, Hollie Nyseth Nzitatira has helped increase our understanding of how ordinary people can be coaxed into committing atrocities and how human resilience after genocide helps shape
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March
29,
2024
| 08:13 AM America/New_York
Pierre Agostini, 2023 Nobel Laureate and emeritus professor of physics at The Ohio State University, is often a man of few words. During his visit to the Columbus campus this spring, he met with a group of physics students and answered their
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March
20,
2024
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
On April 8, millions of observers in Ohio will witness a total solar eclipse, a rare celestial event that promises to be an otherworldly experience. 
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March
15,
2024
| 12:04 PM America/New_York
Eating fatty food in the days leading up to surgery may prompt a heightened inflammatory response in the brain that interferes for weeks with memory-related cognitive function in older adults – and, new research in animals suggests, even in young
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March
08,
2024
| 11:00 AM America/New_York
Xi Chen left the University of Iowa in 2023.  He enjoyed his eight years there, but Iowa City’s small size made finding enough participants for his research difficult, he said.“I struggled with recruitment for my research,” he said. “I couldn’t
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February
19,
2024
| 08:49 AM America/New_York
Until recently, Orthacanthus gracilis could have been considered the “John Smith” of prehistoric shark names, given how common it was.
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February
16,
2024
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
 In a new study, researchers have developed a method for capturing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, powered by clean and relatively inexpensive geothermal energy. 
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February
13,
2024
| 12:12 PM America/New_York
Researchers have developed the largest-ever dataset of biological images suitable for use by machine learning – and a new vision-based artificial intelligence tool to learn from it.
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February
13,
2024
| 07:37 AM America/New_York
A new study examines the circumstances behind who is found at fault when cars hit pedestrians in an urban area.
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February
07,
2024
| 10:57 AM America/New_York
After serving decades in prison, Rwandans convicted of crimes of genocide returned to their communities articulating a “narrative of redemption,” saying they were good people, despite their past crimes.
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February
05,
2024
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
White Americans are more likely than Black and Hispanic people in the United States to experience “deaths of despair” even though they are less likely to suffer from severe psychological distress, a new study finds.
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January
30,
2024
| 09:43 AM America/New_York
A neighborhood alcohol control project in Sacramento that reduced cases of child abuse and neglect soon after implementation still had a positive impact seven years later, a new study found.
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January
29,
2024
| 11:43 AM America/New_York
Here’s one good reason for college students to consider a double major: It could soften the blow to their incomes from future economic slumps.
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January
25,
2024
| 13:00 PM America/New_York
For many people, a visit to the dentist can be an anxiety-filled experience. Visitors to the new oral and maxillofacial imaging clinic at The Ohio State University’s College of Dentistry may find they have a different issue: staying awake.
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January
19,
2024
| 06:59 AM America/New_York
If you tell your children that education is the key to success in life, you may have something in common with Chinese parents from the 7th to 9th centuries.
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January
09,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
In an effort to make the internet more accessible for people with disabilities, researchers at The Ohio State University have begun developing an artificial intelligence agent that could complete complex tasks on any website using simple language
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2023
December
29,
2023
| 06:00 AM America/New_York
Amid the threat of dramatic sea level rise, coastal communities face unprecedented dangers, but a new study reveals that as flooding intensifies, disadvantaged populations will be the ones to experience some of the most severe burdens of climate
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December
19,
2023
| 08:01 AM America/New_York
New technology has allowed scientists to see how a major sporting event can disrupt public transportation in an entire city for hours before and after the event.
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December
15,
2023
| 12:35 PM America/New_York
As efforts to transition away from fossil fuels strengthen the hunt for new sources of low-carbon energy, scientists have developed a deep learning model to scan the Earth for surface expressions of subsurface reservoirs of naturally occurring free
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December
13,
2023
| 10:57 AM America/New_York
Scientists have revealed a never-before-seen phenomenon in a protein: Alone, the enzyme processes DNA and RNA but, when bound to another protein as part of a defense system, interacts with a completely different type of compound to help bacteria
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December
13,
2023
| 10:03 AM America/New_York
Parents who drank alcohol while watching the Super Bowl were more likely than those who abstained to use aggressive discipline on their children during the game, a new study shows.
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December
04,
2023
| 11:09 AM America/New_York
A consideration of how mountains influence El Niño and La Niña-induced precipitation change in western North America may be the ticket to more informed water conservation planning along the Colorado River, new research suggests. 
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November
28,
2023
| 10:49 AM America/New_York
The slash-and-burn agriculture practiced by many Indigenous societies across the world can actually have a positive impact on forests, according to a new study done in Belize.
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November
27,
2023
| 07:46 AM America/New_York
Despite the many challenges they face, slightly more than half of unmarried low-income couples with children have positive co-parenting relationships, a new study found.
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November
15,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
In the first study to examine ice cores from the summit of the highest tropical mountain in the world, new evidence provides unique insight into the climate record of the Amazon Basin over the last six decades. 
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November
09,
2023
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Scientists have calculated a way to determine the speed of past underwater landslides, a new study has found. 
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November
07,
2023
| 11:24 AM America/New_York
Farming is already a stressful occupation, but the stress is compounded for nontraditional beginning farmers, a small study in the Midwest suggests.
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October
25,
2023
| 07:06 AM America/New_York
A new study provides evidence that pigeons tackle some problems just as artificial intelligence would – allowing them to solve difficult tasks that would vex humans.
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