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Friday, Jan. 24, 2014

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

New species of river dolphin discovered in Brazil (Science World Report) “It’s exciting evidence for a previously unrecognised species within the ancient lineage of Amazon river dolphins,” said Scott Baker of Oregon State University in Newport, via NewScientist.com. “Yet it’s already rare, and its habitat is now fragmented by dams.” (see also International Business Times) How to make [...]

Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

War on invasive lionfish in Atlantic yields first good news (UPI) Researchers at Oregon State University, Canada’s Simon Fraser University and other institutions report both computer models and 18 months of field tests on reefs show reducing lionfish numbers by specified amounts — between 75 percent and 95 percent at the sites they studied — will allow [...]

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Couch potato science: Oregon State University warns against time on your tush (Oregonian) For the study, co-authored by OSU’s Bradley Cardinal and Hyo Lee, a former OSU doctoral student, researchers examined activity patterns of more than 5,500 adults through the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Participants wore accelerometers – devices that measure acceleration. Psst. Wanna buy [...]

Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014

Today in the News Media

Today in the News Media is a synopsis of some of the most prominent coverage of OSU people and programs. Inclusion of any item constitutes neither an endorsement nor a critique, but rather is intended only to make the OSU community aware of significant items in the media.

Walking is easy, but not figuring out exactly how we do it (UPI) Those interactions improve the understanding of a leg moving forward in a way that maximizes motion while using minimal amounts of energy, researchers in the College of Engineering at Oregon State University said. (Science 360, News Medical, Bio-Medicine) OSU Peace Breakfast speaker challenges people to follow [...]

 

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