Sep 15, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. — Substituting wood for concrete and steel in the structural
systems of commercial buildings reduces fossil fuel use and cuts emissions of
greenhouse gases on average 60 percent, according to a recent analysis by Oregon State University researchers. This is significant because ...
Apr 18, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A recent study at Oregon State University has identified
specific intake levels of xanthohumol, a natural flavonoid found in hops, that
significantly improved some of the underlying markers of metabolic syndrome in
laboratory animals and also reduced weight gain. The findings were ...
Jul 12, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – On Aug. 21, there will be a total solar eclipse of the sun
across North America. Oregon will be the first state to view the eclipse. Oregon State University is located within the “path of totality,” where the moon will
completely block the sun at about 10:17 a.m. The university has three days of ...
Jan 26, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The separation of uranium, a key part of the nuclear fuel
cycle, could potentially be done more safely and efficiently through a new
technique developed by chemistry researchers at Oregon State University. The
technique uses soap-like chemicals known as surfactants to extract uranium ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A marine science leader from southern California, who
serves as vice chair of the board of trustees for the national Consortium for Ocean
Leadership in Washington, D.C., and president of the board of directors of the
Southern California Marine Institute, has been named dean of the ...
Apr 27, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University Theatre will present in May the
premiere of “The Upward-Beating Heart,” an original, devised work developed by OSU students. In theater, devised plays are those where the script originates from
collaborative, often improvised work by a group of people, rather ...
Feb 13, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Tickets are now available for an April 5 lecture by writer and
cultural critic Naomi Klein, who will speak at Oregon State University's LaSells
Stewart Center. The talk is free but tickets are required; tickets may be reserved
online at http://bit.ly/2lts6a9. The lecture begins at 7 p.m., with ...
Dec 14, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A sound in the Mariana Trench notable for its complexity and
wide frequency range likely represents the discovery of a new baleen whale call,
according to the Oregon State University researchers who recorded and
analyzed it. Scientists at OSU's Hatfield Marine Science Center named ...
Aug 15, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A Triceratops or Tyrannosaurus rex bulling its way through a
pine forest likely dislodged flowers that 100 million years later have been
identified in their fossilized form as a new species of tree. George Poinar Jr.,
professor emeritus in Oregon State University's College of Science, said it's ...
Jul 20, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University Theatre's Bard in the Quad returns
for its 12th season this August with a western-themed production of
Shakespeare's romantic comedy, “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” Performances will
be held at 7:30 p.m. nightly from Aug. 3-6 and Aug. 10-13 in the Memorial ...