Apr 4, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Cakes, breads, biscuits and other baked goods rise to the
occasion as they heat up in the oven, and the agents responsible for this feat
have a surprising story. At the Corvallis Science Pub on Monday, April 10, Sue
Queisser will discuss the history of leavening agents and offer ...
Mar 31, 2017 ... NEWPORT, Ore. – Oregon State University's Hatfield Marine Science Center will
hold its annual Marine Science Day on Saturday, April 8, giving visitors an
opportunity to see laboratories behind-the-scenes, interact with student scientists
and learn more about current marine research. The event is free and ...
May 8, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Pacific Northwest faces two stark choices for managing
its forests, scientists suggest in a new book. One choice leads to stagnant or
declining rural communities and risks to some native species, and the other leads
to environmental benefits and increases in employment. In “People ...
May 10, 2011 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. — The National Pesticide Information Center at Oregon State
University has launched a comprehensive new website (http://npic.orst.edu/) that
includes 125 original pages on pesticides and integrated pest management. The
center also has begun a Spanish website that mirrors that ...
Sep 9, 1997 ... CORVALLIS - Foodborne botulism was first identified in Europe during the 1800s
as a problem in sausage. In fact, the name comes from the Latin word for
sausage, botulus. Although most outbreaks of foodborne botulism have been
traced to improperly home-canned foods, non-preserved foods have also ...
Aug 7, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. — Early results from a two-year study in southern Oregon
suggest that moderate and severe forest fires create conditions that lead to
greater abundance and diversity of wild bees. Because Oregon's more than 500
species of native bees are important pollinators of wild plants and crops, ...
Jul 6, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – There is growing interest in developing offshore wind and
wave energy facilities in the Pacific Northwest. But not much is known about the
sediment and animal life along the sea floor in the region. That presents a
problem for renewable energy companies because they need to consider ...
Apr 25, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University will hold a march, rally and survivor
speak-out on Thursday, April 27, in recognition of “Take Back the Night,” an event
held in many locations throughout the world to raise awareness about sexual
violence. The OSU event begins at 7:30 p.m., in the Student ...
Dec 13, 2016 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The first comprehensive guide to Oregon's freshwater fishes
has been published by the Oregon State University Press. Written by Professor
Emeritus Douglas Markle in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Oregon
State, the guide includes tips on identifying the state's 137 known ...
Mar 27, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. –NW Dance Project will present an evening of contemporary
dance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 14, at Oregon State University. Each season, the
professional company based at NW Dance Project performs a new series that
includes appearances in the Portland area as well as tours around ...