https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/smaller-expected-phytoplankton-may-mean-less-carbon-sequestered-seSmaller than expected phytoplankton may mean less carbon sequestered at sea bottom
Apr 1, 2020
A study that included the first-ever winter sampling of phytoplankton in the North Atlantic revealed cells smaller than what scientists expected, meaning a key weapon in the fight against excess carbon dioxide in the atmosphere may not be as powerful as had been thought.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/trapped-ions-may-unlock-path-better-batteries-and-mTrapped ions may unlock a path to better batteries and much more
Mar 16, 2020
A serendipitous discovery during research into batteries at Oregon State University holds major implications for inventing new materials with a vast range of scientific and commercial applications, the studys corresponding author says.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/satellite-data-boosts-understanding-climate-change%E2%80%99s-effeSatellite data boosts understanding of climate changes effects on kelp
Mar 5, 2020
Tapping into 35 years of satellite imagery, researchers at Oregon State University have dramatically enlarged the database regarding how climate change is affecting kelps, near-shore seaweeds that provide food and shelter for fish and protect coastlines from wave damage.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/fossilized-insect-100-million-years-ago-oldest-record-primitive-beFossilized insect from 100 million years ago is oldest record of primitive bee with pollen
Feb 12, 2020
Beetle parasites clinging to a primitive bee 100 million years ago may have caused the flight error that, while deadly for the insect, is a boon for science today.
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https://today.oregonstate.edu/news/carnegie-foundation-again-bestows-coveted-community-engagement-designaCarnegie Foundation again bestows coveted 'Community Engagement' designation on OSU
Jan 31, 2020
Oregon State University has been awarded its second Carnegie Community Engagement Classification.
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