Jan 2, 2018 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Robots will increasingly rub shoulders with people at home
and in the work place,so machines need social attributes: humor, personality and
body language. At the Corvallis Science Pub on January 8, Heather Knight will
discuss her work on interactions between humans and robots.
Nov 21, 2017 ... PORTLAND, Ore. – Oregon State University will build on its land grant mission
and long-standing service to the Portland region from a new location – the
second floor of the historic Meier & Frank Building in downtown Portland. The
university signed the lease Monday with the property's owner, KBS and ...
Aug 4, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State University summer choir will present “The
Path of Totality,” an eclipse-themed concert, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, in the
Austin Auditorium at The LaSells Stewart Center, 875 SW 26th St., Corvallis. In
celebration of the upcoming solar eclipse and as part of the ...
Jan 5, 2018 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – Writer, radio producer and multimedia artist Shawn Wen will
read at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, in the Lab Theatre in Withycombe Hall on the
Oregon State University campus in Corvallis. A question-and-answer session
and book signing will follow. Wen's book, “A Twenty Minute Silence ...
Nov 7, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A panel will discuss drug-resistant bacteria from the
standpoints of science, art and music from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, at the
Corvallis Arts Center, 700 S.W. Madison Ave. Hosted by Oregon State
University's colleges of Science and Liberal Arts, “Superbugs & Antibiotic ...
Sep 25, 2017 ... ASTORIA, Ore. – A collaborative project between researchers and the West
Coast sablefish fishing industry is showing promise for reducing the number of
seabirds caught in longline fishing gear, in particular several albatross species
including one threatened with extinction. The combination of using ...
Aug 30, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – A bacterium that attacks people suffering from chronic lung
disease and compromised immune systems could be halted by disrupting the
distribution channels the organism uses to access the nutrient-rich cytoplasm of
its host cell. The findings by researchers in Oregon State University's ...
Nov 2, 2017 ... BEND, Ore. – Oregon State University President Ed Ray signed documents
Wednesday that finalized the purchase of a 72-acre former Deschutes County
landfill that will expand the footprint of the OSU-Cascades campus in Bend to 128
acres. Key among the features planned for the expanded campus is ...
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 ...
Nov 20, 2017 ... CORVALLIS, Ore. – For reef-building corals, not just any symbiotic algae will do,
new research shows. The findings are important because they amount to another
danger sign for the world's coral reefs, which rely on a partnership with the
millions of phototrophic algae they host to obtain food. Global climate ...