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2022
July
25,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Quality and Professional Affairs Committee of the Wexner Medical Center Board will meet at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, in Room 234 of Meiling Hall, 370 W. 9th Avenue.The agenda is as follows:4 p.m. – 4:10 p.m., Public SessionApproval of June 2...
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2021
December
30,
2021
| 10:40 AM America/New_York
A new study shows how cell membranes curve to create the “mouths” that allow the cells to consume things that surround them....
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December
15,
2021
| 13:09 PM America/New_York
HIV replication in the human body requires that specific viral RNAs be packaged into progeny virus particles. A new study has found how a small difference in the RNA sequence can allow the viral RNA to be packaged for replication, creating potential ...
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November
16,
2021
| 11:01 AM America/New_York
The most common pharmaceuticals on the market are made by chaining together rings of molecules to create the drugs that treat conditions including pain, depression and leukemia. But creating those rings and forming them in a way that is tailored to e...
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November
15,
2021
| 09:49 AM America/New_York
Efforts to protect threatened and endangered species in central Africa might be more successful if they focused on a smaller geographic area, new research suggests. ...
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November
10,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Volunteer citizen scientists parsing data from a network of telescopes around the world this year identified 10,000 new variable stars in the Milky Way, according to a recent paper. ...
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September
21,
2021
| 14:00 PM America/New_York
Scientists have developed a method using machine learning to better analyze data from a powerful scientific tool: nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR). One way NMR data can be used is to understand proteins and chemical reactions in the human body. NMR i...
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September
09,
2021
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
Scientists have found a new chemical process to turn a stinky, toxic gas into a clean-burning fuel. ...
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September
08,
2021
| 13:41 PM America/New_York
Student loan debt affected people’s ability to pay their bills and meet their basic needs during the Great Recession – and the burden of that debt was disproportionately placed on Black and Latino families, a new study has found. ...
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September
07,
2021
| 08:07 AM America/New_York
New research suggests that emergency management officials often do not have the numeracy skills needed to make the best decisions based on data they receive about which residents to evacuate during a hurricane and when to make the decision. ...
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August
26,
2021
| 13:22 PM America/New_York
Researchers are collecting dust from 50 buildings on The Ohio State University campus this fall to monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 and track the virus’s variants. Their analyses and experiments are designed to help the university understand where ...
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August
03,
2021
| 11:06 AM America/New_York
A different kind of design for absorbing vibrations could help better soundproof walls and make vehicles more streamlined, a new study shows. ...
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August
02,
2021
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
A common farm weed could make a “greener” jet fuel with fewer production-related environmental impacts than other biofuels, a new study indicates. ...
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June
28,
2021
| 14:06 PM America/New_York
Mountaintop glacier ice in the tropics of all four hemispheres covers significantly less area -- in one case as much as 93% less -- than it did just 50 years ago, a new study has found. ...
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April
21,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Scientists have discovered one of the smallest black holes on record – and the closest one to Earth found to date. ...
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March
31,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Bangladesh’s floating gardens, built to grow food during flood seasons, could offer a sustainable solution for parts of the world prone to flooding because of climate change, a new study has found. ...
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March
17,
2021
| 08:58 AM America/New_York
Electricity may slow – and in some cases, stop – the speed at which breast cancer cells spread through the body, a new study indicates. ...
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March
15,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/New_York
An analysis of historic and projected simulations from 19 global climate models shows that, because of climate change, the temperature in the Antarctic peninsula will increase by 0.5 to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2044. ...
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March
11,
2021
| 08:42 AM America/New_York
Electric stimulation may be able to help blood vessels carry white blood cells and oxygen to wounds, speeding healing, a new study suggests. ...
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March
04,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Putting a price on producing carbon is the cheapest, most efficient policy change legislators can make to reduce emissions that cause climate change, new research suggests. ...
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January
28,
2021
| 08:52 AM America/New_York
Growing as a society, whether in policy, economics or education, will require a deeper understanding of the ways in which data and race intersect, an internationally renowned scholar said yesterday during a virtual lecture at The Ohio State Universit...
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January
12,
2021
| 12:15 PM America/New_York
You’ve heard of Old Faithful, the Yellowstone National Park geyser that erupts every hour or two, a geological phenomenon on a nearly predictable schedule. Now, an international group of scientists who study space have discovered an astronomical “Old...
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2020
December
23,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
Tree rings in the Potomac River watershed show evidence of severe droughts and floods over the last 350 years – and scientists can pinpoint the years of those events well enough that they align with writings from people that include Thomas Jefferson....
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December
01,
2020
| 11:08 AM America/New_York
Widespread forest management and protections against deforestation can help mitigate climate change – but will come with a steep cost if deployed as broadly as policymakers have discussed, new research suggests. ...
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November
23,
2020
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
Water beneath glaciers in Antarctica and Greenland is flowing into nearby oceans, carrying elements that might affect the way life grows and flourishes, new research has found. ...
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November
12,
2020
| 08:29 AM America/New_York
A glacier that had held an Alaskan slope in place for centuries is melting, releasing the soil beneath in what can be described as a slow-motion landslide, researchers say. But there’s also the possibility of a real landslide that could cause a devas...
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November
10,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The universe is getting hotter, a new study has found. The study, published Oct. 13 in the Astrophysical Journal, probed the thermal history of the universe over the last 10 billion years. It found that the mean temperature of gas across the unive...
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November
05,
2020
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
Three decades of data on animal migration and movements in the Arctic, tracked through a massive database developed by environmental engineers, shows that animals in one of Earth’s coldest regions are shifting their behaviors because of climate chang...
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October
15,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Coral around the world has been dying at unprecedented rates, largely the result of warming ocean waters due to climate change. Now, the International Coral Reef Society’s scientists have published what they call the “Pledge for Coral Reefs,” a li...
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August
28,
2020
| 07:26 AM America/New_York
Feelings of panic when a person is away from their smartphone could be connected to general feelings of inadequacy and inferiority, a new study of young people in Portugal suggests. ...
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