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The mechanics of a student athlete

Engineering student Ruth Hamblin is a star on the court.

New Centro opens

The new Centro Cultural Cesar Chavez building will serve as a home away from home for Oregon State's Latino/Latina students, and will allow them to share their culture with the campus community.

Finding a place, discovering a sport

Women excel playing club rugby at Oregon State.

Alternative spring break

Oregon State students participate in service learning trips to help communities in Oregon, Washington and California.

From the depths of time

Scientists and tribes work to save the Pacific lamprey.

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Study finds only trace levels of radiation from Fukushima in albacore


Albacore tuna caught off the Oregon shore after the Fukushima Daiichi power station in Japan was destroyed in a 2011 earthquake had on slight traces of radioactivity, according to a newly published study.

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Motor skill deficiencies linked to autism severity in new research


A study finds a direct relationship between motor skills and autism severity, indicating that development motor skills should be included in treatment plans for young children with autism.

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Scientists successfully use krypton to accurately date ancient Antarctic ice


Scientists have successfully identified the age of 120,000-year-old Antarctic ice using krypton dating – a new technique that may allow them to locate ice more than a million years old.

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OSU names Lubchenco adviser for marine sciences


Former NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco is back on the faculty of Oregon State where she has a new role – adviser to the university on marine studies issues.

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Trees go high-tech: process turns cellulose into energy storage devices


OSU chemists have discovered a way to convert cheap cellulose directly into the materials to make a high-tech energy storage product.