August events at state parks in the Highland Lakes

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area has a few moonlight hikes scheduled in August. See what else is happening at Texas State Parks in the Highland Lakes. In August, revel in the August outdoors at Texas State Parks in the Highland Lakes, which offer programs, hikes, and opportunities throughout the month. Inks Lake State Park in … Read more

Wright State Newsroom – Wright State microbiologist Oleg Paliy wins Fulbright Scholarship « Wright State University

Oleg Paliy, Ph.D., associate professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Wright State, will conduct research on the gut microbiota of Egyptian teenagers as part of his Fulbright Fellowship. Oleg Paliy, Ph.D., associate professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Wright State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship. The Fulbright is one of the … Read more

Harm from blue light exposure increases with age, Oregon State University

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The damaging effects of daily, lifelong exposure to the blue light emanating from phones, computers and household fixtures worsen as a person ages, new research by Oregon State University suggests. CORVALLIS, Ore. – The damaging effects of daily, lifelong exposure to the blue light emanating from phones, computers and household fixtures worsen … Read more

UW biologists train AI to generate medicines and vaccines – State of Reform

Scientists have developed artificial intelligence software that can create proteins that may be useful as vaccines, cancer treatments, or tools for pulling carbon pollution out of the air. Get the latest state-specific policy intelligence for the health care sector delivered to your inbox. The research was led by the University of Washington … Read more

Ill-fated ‘Into the Wild’ adventurer was victim of unfortunate timing, Oregon State study suggests

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The ill-fated “Into the Wild” adventurer chronicled by author Jon Krakauer and film director Sean Penn may have been able to cross the river that turned him back had he tried a day earlier or later, research by the Oregon State University College of Engineering suggests. CORVALLIS, Ore. – The ill-fated “Into … Read more

Washington State Academy of Sciences adds six PNNL researchers

By Allan Brettman RICHLAND, Wash. — Six scientists from the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have been selected to join the Washington State Academy of Sciences. Deb Gracio, Harry Miley, Wendy Shaw, Wei-Jun Qian, Jie Xiao and Chongmin Wang will join an elite group of scientists and engineers from across the state for … Read more

Oregon State researchers develop computer model to predict whether a pesticide will harm bees – BIOENGINEER.ORG

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at the Oregon State University College of Engineering have harnessed the power of artificial intelligence to help protect bees from pesticides. CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at the Oregon State University College of Engineering have harnessed the power of artificial intelligence to help protect bees from pesticides. Cory Simon, assistant professor of … Read more

Wayne State University study provides framework for prioritizing investment in drinking water systems – BIOENGINEER.ORG

DETROIT – A team of researchers led by Wayne State University have published a study that aims to assist state and local water authorities in making decisions about where to prioritize funding for infrastructure improvements on drinking water lead service line replacement programs. Credit: Alexis Wright, student, Department of Art & Art History, College of … Read more

Environmental Studies Students Enjoy Their Time In The Field · News · Keene State College

Tate Fairbank ’24 would jump at a chance to go to the moon to research its geology and formation. But for now, environmental field research in other interesting places, like Alaska or Antarctica, or a fossil dig somewhere in the middle of nowhere will do. A recently completed internship could be a seminal step on … Read more

App State biology interns spend summer in Wilson Creek’s ‘natural playground’

Last Updated on July 12, 2022 9:58 am BOONE, NC – Catching fish, salamanders and an occasional water snake is all in a day’s work for Appalachian State University biology students Nick Campany and Carson Scott – interns this summer for nonprofit organization ACleanWilsonCreek.org (ACWC). In addition to collecting and evaluating wildlife, the interns are … Read more