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2021
October
08,
2021
| 13:10 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University will be the lead partner on a new five-year, multimillion-dollar pilot watershed project in northwestern Ohio designed to demonstrate that agricultural conservation practices—if used on 70% of the farmland in a watershed, an...
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September
13,
2021
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
An update of the statewide Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative (HABRI), consisting of more than 80 science teams seeking solutions for harmful algal blooms in Ohio, has been released today. ...
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September
02,
2021
| 08:11 AM America/New_York
A new platform housing data from over 100 apple varieties could shave years off of the breeding process and enable data-driven assessments of how to boost the health benefits of America’s favorite fruit. ...
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August
05,
2021
| 08:52 AM America/New_York
Remote-sensing technology produces detailed images of the size and density of the harmful algal bloom (HAB) in Lake Erie’s western basin each year, but determining the bloom’s toxicity relies on research that – literally – tests the waters. ...
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July
29,
2021
| 07:58 AM America/New_York
Converting vacant urban lots into greenspaces can reduce blight and improve neighborhoods, and new research shows that certain types of such post-industrial reclamation efforts offer the added bonus of benefiting bees. ...
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July
19,
2021
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
Flavor is the name of the game for scientists who want to optimize food for consumption in ways that improve nutrition or combat obesity. ...
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June
30,
2021
| 10:06 AM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a smaller-than-average harmful algal bloom this summer. A relatively dry spring will lead to a repeat of last year’s mild bloom – this is the first time in more tha...
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May
26,
2021
| 17:09 PM America/New_York
After being buried 8 feet underground for nearly 20 years, the cicadas known as ‘Brood X’ are making their presence known. ...
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April
16,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Global One Health initiative (GOHi) has been awarded $5.61 million in funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and bolster Ethiopia’s public health system capacity for ...
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March
12,
2021
| 11:56 AM America/New_York
Last fall, when school began in the new kind of way, at home, all or part of the week, with assignments and Zoom meetings and questions, Joyce Chen found herself in a predicament like many others did. ...
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January
26,
2021
| 12:03 PM America/New_York
Scientists have proposed that using a cheap and simple product – hard candy – to screen for the loss of taste and smell in populations at risk for COVID-19 exposure may help detect probable positive cases in otherwise asymptomatic people. ...
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2020
December
21,
2020
| 10:52 AM America/New_York
Two faculty members in The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences have been elected to the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) 2020 class of Fellows. ...
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November
18,
2020
| 07:31 AM America/New_York
City living appears to improve reproductive success for migratory tree swallows compared to breeding in more environmentally protected areas, a new five-year study suggests. But urban life comes with a big trade-off – health hazards linked to poorer ...
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October
16,
2020
| 09:09 AM America/New_York
The legacy of Rattan Lal, one of the world’s top scientists, has been bolstered with the addition of his name to a center at The Ohio State University. The honor was bestowed on Oct. 15, in a virtual ceremony hosted by Ohio State, Nationwide Insuranc...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
A new federal rule that determines how the Clean Water Act is implemented leaves millions of miles of streams and acres of wetlands unprotected based on selective interpretation of case law and a distortion of scientific evidence, researchers say in ...
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July
21,
2020
| 09:42 AM America/New_York
Infusing prepared foods with an edible coating that contains green tea extract may lower consumers’ chances of catching the highly contagious norovirus by eating contaminated food, new research suggests. ...
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July
14,
2020
| 15:44 PM America/New_York
For the first time in its nearly 60-year history, The Ohio State University’s Farm Science Review, scheduled for Sept. 22 to Sept. 24, will not be held in-person. Instead, a virtual show will be implemented for 2020. ...
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July
09,
2020
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
NOAA and its research partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a moderate harmful algal bloom this summer. This year’s bloom is expected to measure 4.5 on the severity index – among the smaller blooms since 2011 – but could pos...
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June
11,
2020
| 10:43 AM America/New_York
A soil scientist at The Ohio State University whose research spans five continents has been awarded this year’s World Food Prize for increasing the global food supply by helping small farmers improve their soil. ...
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May
29,
2020
| 07:57 AM America/New_York
Ohio 4-H camp has been called “the best week of summer.” It’s all about tie-dyeing T-shirts, learning new line dances, singing around a campfire, cool counselors, and sharing a cabin with your new best friends. But this year, in the era of COVID-19, ...
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May
22,
2020
| 08:29 AM America/New_York
In a question-and-answer session, Ohio State University expert Joe Boggs answers questions people are asking about the Asian Giant Hornet. Boggs is an assistant professor in the Department of Entomology, College of Food, Agricultural and Environme...
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May
15,
2020
| 11:25 AM America/New_York
Ohio State University researchers are leading several of the latest water quality improvement projects in the Ohio Department of Higher Education’s ongoing Harmful Algal Bloom Research Initiative. ...
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March
27,
2020
| 10:57 AM America/New_York
While there’s no evidence so far that pets, livestock, or their owners can infect each other with COVID-19, there is also very little research about a potential crossover. ...
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March
18,
2020
| 12:45 PM America/New_York
Ohio State University Extension has implemented a teleworking plan for staff effective immediately, and all Extension offices in Ohio will be closed to the public until further notice. ...
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March
06,
2020
| 13:09 PM America/New_York
A relatively new theory that identifies universal concerns underlying human judgment could be key to helping people with opposing views on an issue coax each other to a different way of thinking, new research suggests. ...
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February
10,
2020
| 16:35 PM America/New_York
When it comes to adapting to the effects of climate change, scientists and policymakers are thinking too small, according to a new research review. ...
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January
28,
2020
| 09:38 AM America/New_York
Little snow, warmer days. It’s been an unusual winter. Or has it? For the past four decades, Ohio’s winters have been warming twice as fast as its summers. And the state is getting more rainfall as well. ...
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January
15,
2020
| 09:28 AM America/New_York
The first animal study of a pig virus’s potential to jump to another species shows that the virus, once introduced to a select group of birds, is easily transmitted to healthy chickens and turkeys. ...
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January
14,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
The legacy, impact and people who make up the cornerstone college of The Ohio State University, the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, were celebrated Jan. 10 during the annual State of the College address. ...
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2019
December
16,
2019
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
Any economic and conservation benefits associated with time-of-use electricity billing could be achieved at the expense of some of the most vulnerable citizens in our society: people with disabilities and the elderly, new research suggests. ...
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