Sep 27, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A pilot study by Oregon State University illustrates the high
economic cost of having too few safe places for commercial truck drivers to park
and rest. Over a seven-year period on one 290-mile stretch of highway alone, at-
fault truck crashes resulted in approximately $75 million of “crash ...
Oct 26, 2010 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University film professor Jon Lewis was asked
by the British Film Institute to contribute to its collection of books on landmark
films by writing about one of Hollywood's most noted productions. In short, they
made him an offer he couldn't refuse. Lewis joins the ranks of ...
Aug 28, 2017 ... “Oysters and other bivalves provide a built-in Tums effect that naturally helps the
bay deal with corrosive water,” said George Waldbusser, an Oregon State University marine ecologist and co-author on the study. “They generate large
amounts of calcium carbonate structures, which may be able to buffer the ...
Mar 24, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered a
group of genes in one species of snail that provide a natural resistance to the
flatworm parasite that causes schistosomiasis, and opens the door to possible
new drugs or ways to break the transmission cycle of this debilitating ...
Sep 16, 2015 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Microchannel technology pioneered at Oregon State University has demonstrated in laboratory experiments that it can significantly
improve the efficiency of solar thermal generation of electricity, which could lower
costs and lead to a wider deployment of solar energy. Based on this, and ...
Jul 3, 2014 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University students and brothers Jeremiah and
Isaiah Godby will spend their summer running across Oregon in an effort to
encourage Oregonians to improve their health through better eating and exercise
. The “Health Extension Run 2014” was designed to inspire ...
Feb 28, 2012 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University have discovered yet another reason why the “sulforaphane”compound
in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables is so good for you – it provides not
just one, but two ways to prevent cancer through the complex ...
Feb 7, 2005 ... CORVALLIS - An Oregon man who lived through the Asian tsunami while on a
small island off the coast of Thailand will share his survival story at Oregon State University on Thursday, Feb. 10. David Schreiber, who lives in Beaverton and
Thailand, said he hopes telling his story will help the world better ...
Apr 24, 2015 ... The findings of this research also point to a systemic problem in the U.S.
pharmaceutical industry, with relevance to more than just drugs for multiple
sclerosis, according to the authors of the study, which was supported by the Oregon State University College of Pharmacy. Enormous, uncontrolled and ...
Nov 14, 2006 ... NEWPORT, Ore. – A team of Oregon State University researchers will leave this
week for Antarctica on a pioneering mission to explore the hydrothermal vents
inside of Deception Island in Antarctica and recover a network of hydrophones
deployed in the area last year. The project is particularly important ...