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The ocean is becoming more acidic, and a group of researchers say action is needed now.

Recent News

OSU News Release
05/04/2016

Engineers at Oregon State University have found a new way to induce and control boiling bubble formation, that may allow everything from industrial-sized boilers to advanced electronics to work better and last longer.

OSU News Release
05/04/2016

An unprecedented number of juvenile sea stars have been observed off the Oregon coast over the past several months – just two years after an epidemic nearly wiped the population out.

OSU News Release
05/03/2016

The mitochondrial DNA from more than a thousand sperm whales examined during the past 15 years came from a single “Eve” sperm whale tens of thousands of years ago.

05/02/2016

A group of researchers concluded today in a study in the journal BioScience that “hydropeaking” of water flows on many rivers in the West has a devastating impact on aquatic insect abundance.

OSU News Release
05/02/2016

Climate change and population growth will have an enormous impact on the world’s waterways that cross international borders, but economic development may have consequences just as far-reaching.

Events

2016 Commencement

OSU will host the 147th commencement ceremony on June 11. More information