In a finding that meshes well with recent discoveries from the Rosetta mission, Ohio State University researchers have discovered a geochemical pathway by which Earth makes it own water through plate tectonics. This finding extends the...Show More Summary
Researchers from the University of Colorado, Boulder and Humboldt State University carried out a study that reveals some unexpected benefits for older adults who jog. The study observed adults over age 65 – some walking for exercise while others ran for exercise. Show More Summary
By Liz Thach, Professor management and wine business at Sonoma State University, Sonoma State University What beverage has grown continuously in consumption for the past 20 years in America? Wine. read more
The Orange County Museum of Art on February 15, 2015, will open the first West Coast museum exhibition dedicated to the artist Fred Tomaselli. Born in Southern California and a graduate of California State University, Fullerton, Tomaselli...Show More Summary
When you travel outside the United States, most countries have different power outlets. Their outlets don’t fit U.S. plugs They may have a different electric current. Generally I don’t worry about the electric current. Most modern electronics...Show More Summary
Institutions have already been amassing huge DNA collections to catalog the world's creatures, but Moscow State University might just top them all. It's planning to build "Noah's Ark," a repository for the genes of every creature, living or extinct -...
Using the Iowa State University Sliding Simulator, Iowa State glaciologists Lucas Zoet and Neal Iverson have found that as a glacier's sliding speed increases, the bed beneath the glacier can grow slipperier. That laboratory findingShow More Summary
The North Carolina State Wolfpack cashed in at the Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl with a 34-27 win over the University of Central Florida Knights on Friday night. In the first half, quarterback Jacoby Brissett victimized the Knights with his elusiveness and abilities as a dual threat. Show More Summary
Editor’s note: DEADLY DEBRIS is a three-month investigation by a team of students at Northwestern University’s Medill Graduate School of Journalism that examines the deadly legacy of the United States’ use of landmines and cluster bombs around the world and its $3.2 billion effort...
On the day after Christmas the North Carolina State Wolfpack and the University of Central Florida Knights will square off in the Bitcoin Bowl at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. In several short years few will recall the game itself, especially not those on the Trop's Party Deck. Show More Summary
Jameis Winston was cleared of violating the student code of conduct, but the woman who accused him of raping her spoke powerfully at the university hearing.
"Vermont... is the only state with universal single-payer health coverage for its residents." -James Fallows in The Atlantic, April, 2014 For nearly four years, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin has been basking in the glow of press accolades...Show More Summary
Every New Year’s Day since 1976, Lake Superior State University in Michigan has come out with its list of Banished Words on account of “Misuse, Overuse and General Uselessness.” Over the years, I’ve submitted numerous words for banishment, and I’ve seen my name in lights twice, for “First Dude” (2009) and “fan base” (2014). Last [...]
Fast food consumption isn't merely connected to increases in pant size—it's tied to significant decreases in test scores among school children, according to a new national study. Researchers at Ohio State University used data from aShow More Summary
Nonrecognition gave free Cubans hope that, first, the world’s leading power identified with their plight, and, second, that freedom was a universal norm that the United States would never compromise on. That policy is no more.
There might be a link between what children eat and their test scores. That's according to a recent Clinical Pediatrics study by Ohio State University and the University of Texas. Fifth graders who ate fast food daily were four points behind those who didn't in reading and and science by the time they hit the eighth grade, Reuters reports. Show More Summary
Language reveals a lot about a person's mental state. So researchers are hoping the messages people share on Twitter will shed new light on mental illness research. Johns Hopkins University researchers say language clues provided through Twitter and other social media platforms can help provide a deeper understanding of mental illness and where it exists. […]
North Dakota State University, Fargo, and Sanford Health will conduct collaborative research on human nutrition, weight management and other dietary-related areas as part of a seed-grant initiative developed between the two organizations. Show More Summary
World renowned experts from physicist Sir Martin Rees of Cambridge University to astrobiologist Paul Davis of Arizona State have asked that if we were to encounter alien technology far superior to our own, would we even realize what it was....
Jameis Winston, the Florida State University quarterback accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student in 2012, has been cleared of charges that he violated FSU's student conduct code. A lawyer for the woman who accused him of assault...Show More Summary