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Ohio State News (Science)

2022
July
05,
2022
| 07:29 AM America/New_York
If you want to find a safe neighborhood to live in, choose one where the residents trust each other – and have a lot of dogs to walk....
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June
30,
2022
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a smaller than average harmful algal bloom (HAB) this summer, which would make it less severe than 2021 and more akin to what was seen in the lake in 2020....
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June
29,
2022
| 11:30 AM America/New_York
There comes a time in many a university scientist’s life when discoveries confined to the lab are ready to reach a wider audience – when a new product or technology has shown in tests that it would provide a meaningful benefit to society....
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June
23,
2022
| 12:08 PM America/New_York
The increased use of contraception in many countries is not because more women at any moment want to delay pregnancy or have no further children.  Instead, it is because contraception is helping more women achieve their childbearing goals....
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June
23,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Climate change is putting an enormous strain on global water resources, and according to researchers, the Tibetan Plateau is suffering from a water imbalance so extreme that it could lead to an increase in international conflicts....
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June
22,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Allowing fights among players in the National Hockey Leagues does not deter greater violence in the modern game, according to a new study....
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June
22,
2022
| 11:05 AM America/New_York
Women in science are less likely than their male counterparts to receive authorship credit for the work they do, an innovative new study finds....
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June
20,
2022
| 16:30 PM America/New_York
Science reporting on climate change does lead Americans to adopt more accurate beliefs and support government action on the issue – but these gains are fragile, a new study suggests....
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June
20,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
Frog-eating bats trained by researchers to associate a phone ringtone with a tasty treat were able to remember what they learned for up to four years in the wild, new research has found....
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June
17,
2022
| 09:11 AM America/New_York
Researchers used mice to develop a mathematical model of a myocardial infarction, popularly known as a heart attack....
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June
14,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Advances in nanotechnology have made it possible to fabricate structures out of DNA for use in biomedical applications like delivering drugs or creating vaccines, but new research in mice investigates the safety of the technology....
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June
13,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have reported good news on the pandemic preparedness front: A cocktail of four manufactured antibodies is effective at neutralizing a virus from the Henipavirus family, a group of pathogens considered to be a global biosecurity threat....
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June
09,
2022
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
A deep dive into the 5,500 marine RNA virus species scientists recently identified has found that several may help drive carbon absorbed from the atmosphere to permanent storage on the ocean floor....
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June
08,
2022
| 07:44 AM America/New_York
When fathers in economically struggling families show symptoms of depression, the effects may be particularly damaging to the couple’s relationship, a new study suggests....
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June
07,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Using a combination of drones and machine learning techniques, researchers from The Ohio State University have recently developed a novel method for determining crop health and used it to create a new tool that may aid future farmers....
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June
02,
2022
| 07:42 AM America/New_York
Brain scans of people taken while they performed various tasks – and even did nothing – accurately predicted whether they were politically conservative or liberal, according to the largest study of its kind....
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May
31,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University astronomers have identified about 116,000 new variable stars, according to a new paper. ...
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May
27,
2022
| 06:41 AM America/New_York
A new study is one of the first to provide experimental evidence that people learn from incidental exposure to things that they know nothing about and aren’t even trying to understand....
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May
24,
2022
| 15:15 PM America/New_York
In the face of catastrophic events, scenes of property destruction give the first indications of economic loss for businesses. Interruptions to the companies’ ability to produce goods and services, however, actually have a much greater effect on thei...
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May
19,
2022
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
A family of proteins that have a role in ensuring many types of cells move and maintain their shape may promote disease when they act like workaholics and disrupt the cellular environment, new research suggests....
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May
19,
2022
| 06:05 AM America/New_York
Here’s a good reason for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to eat their fruits and vegetables: It may help reduce inattention issues, a new study suggests....
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May
12,
2022
| 15:59 PM America/New_York
Earth’s oceans are home to some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet, but warming temperatures are causing many marine animals, including coral, to die out. ...
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May
12,
2022
| 08:39 AM America/New_York
Serious auto crashes in urban areas are more likely on city streets that look to drivers like highways, new research suggests....
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May
11,
2022
| 14:02 PM America/New_York
Researchers have shown for the first time in mice that heart problems associated with the flu are not caused by raging inflammation in the lungs, as has long been predicted....
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May
11,
2022
| 06:17 AM America/New_York
Rising levels of income inequality in the United States may be one reason that the health of Americans has been declining in recent decades, new research suggests....
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May
09,
2022
| 07:14 AM America/New_York
People don’t want science anywhere near their delicious chocolate chip cookies. But they’re happy to have science create body wash that fights odor-causing bacteria....
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May
05,
2022
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
As medicine continues to embrace machine learning, a new study suggests how scientists may use artificial intelligence to predict how cancer may affect the probability of fractures along the spinal column. ...
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May
03,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
What do gunpowder, penicillin and Teflon all have in common? They were inventions that took the world by storm, but they were all created by complete accident. ...
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May
02,
2022
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
New research in mice raises the prospects for development of post-concussion therapies that could ward off cognitive decline and depression, two common conditions among people who have experienced a moderate traumatic brain injury....
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April
29,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have taken the first step to creating the next generation of wearable health monitors.  ...
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