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Wind energy can help Earth blow back climate calamity
Inequitable internet access found as USA enters “high stakes” election
Making health a central part of identity may improve mask compliance, other healthy behaviors
COVID-19 weekly snapshot
Child neglect linked to teen pregnancy
Beat goes on: Cyclone Marching Band adjusts to pandemic for football opener
COVID-19 cases reported for first week of classes
Final update on move-in COVID-19 testing
Update on COVID-19 testing at Iowa State
Storm recovery updates: Iowa State University
Results reported for Iowa State move-in testing
Study shows demolishing vacant houses can have positive effect on neighbor maintenance
Creators and shapers announced for Impact Australia accelerator program
Economic analysis shows how ISU soybean trials generate value for farmers
Artist’s illustrations create ‘visual headlines’ about pandemic
Patterns in crop data reveal new insight about plants and their environments
New analysis measures economic impact of Iowa industries
Engineer uses metal-oxide nanomaterials deposited on cloth to wipe out microbes
Why leadership styles matter in rural Iowa
ISU-UI collaboration accelerates testing of COVID-19 samples
Solving a 50-year-old puzzle in signal processing, part two
New test measures corn nitrogen needs with greater accuracy
Heat trapped in urban areas tricks trees into thinking spring has arrived earlier
A ‘new lease on land’ – leasing of ag land on rise
Exclusive Analysis: Young people energized, make a difference in Iowa
77-year-old amateur astronomer helps reveal rare galaxy double nucleus
Stability pushes Sanders to top of ISU/Civiqs poll; caucus interest building
Iowa caucus-goers rely on variety of sources to make decision
Exclusive Polling: Iowa Youth Poised for Historic Caucus Turnout
Major NSF-sponsored grant will help researchers discover ways to improve urban sustainability
Insecticides becoming more toxic to honey bees
Story of Vikings football star’s legacy told in filmmaker daughter’s documentary
Diverse cropping systems don’t increase carbon storage compared to corn-soybean rotations
Signs of economic recovery, but Iowa’s job growth lags behind nation
New research may help detect early signs of Alzheimer’s disease
Recognize MLK Jr. at Iowa State, Ames events throughout January
Engineers develop “chameleon metals” that change surfaces in response to heat
ISU researchers pave way to make prairie strips eligible option for federal conservation program
Study examines biomarkers, economic factors that may increase risk for cognitive decline
Study of cardiac muscles in flies might help you keep your heart young
Mutant proteins linked to DNA damage, muscular dystrophy
Man jailed in US for 35 years for sexually exploiting boys, including Australians
Ground-breaking new study finally establishes timing of Homo erectus’ last stand in Indonesia
Study dates last stand of human ancestor Homo erectus
Modern humans and Homo erectus did not co-exist in Java, study shows
Engineers developing machine-learning tools to quickly, cheaply design better solar cells
Burial traditions are evolving, designers see call to action
Sorghum study illuminates relationship between humans, crops and environment