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Black Bear Gut Biome Simpler Than Expected, Scientists Say
Microbes help unlock phosphorus for plant growth
Study shows plant extinction is more common than previously realized
US seafood industry flounders due to COVID-19
Researchers join project to understand sex differences in brain cancer outcomes
Road user charging announcement highlights need for national consistency
NSF to decommission Cornell-designed Arecibo telescope
New report examines benefits, costs of region-wide effort to reduce emissions from cars and trucks
Atlantic City educators reimagine after-school learning to lift a community
Jane O’Dwyer to lead CRC Association
Things to Do at Penn State: Nov. 18
UW part of $5.8M contract to study wireless charging on moon
Cynical Hostility Presents Potential Pathway to Cardiovascular Disease, Baylor University Study Finds
Boeing Provides More Than $14 Million for Veterans Causes
One Tuskegee educator’s mission to preserve legacy through storytelling and iPad
US Mission in Australia Award for Leadership Excellence
South Australia’s motoring tax reform welcomed
For their community and country – police graduation tomorrow
Capitol Hill closed, but Cornell’s engagement efforts continue
Skull shines light on human evolution
$4.8M grant helps optimize apple yields with digital ag
Archive of animal migration in Arctic
Thomas Golden, Yang-Tan Institute executive director, dies
Experts release new management strategies for malignant colorectal polyps
Satire in era of Trump and Biden ahead of US election
Swings, signs and surprises: what to watch for as US presidential election unfolds
Satire in era of Trump and Biden ahead of US election
Polymer derived from material in shrimp’s shells could deliver anti-cancer drugs to tumor sites
Flying through wildfire smoke plumes could improve smoke forecasts
No social distancing in Cretaceous: New study finds earliest evidence for mammal social behavior
Boeing Commits $1.3 Million to Support Indigenous Communities Across United States
Models show how COVID-19 cuts a neighborhood path
UW awarded $23.5M to build floating robots as part of NSF project to monitor world’s oceans
Inequitable internet access found as USA enters “high stakes” election
Gut feeling: University Mississauga research reveals how honeybees identify outsiders
Uncertainties key to balancing flood risk and cost in elevating houses
Re-visioning opening night of a national art museum
Police charge man after assaulting police in Riverwood
COVID-19 factor could favour Labor
New awards recognise Indigenous trailblazer
UW seeks Latinos caring for relatives, friends with dementia to develop better training program
Simple actions can help people survive landslides, UW analysis shows
Alaska Airlines and Microsoft sign partnership to reduce carbon emissions with flights powered by sustainable
UW jumps two spots to No. 8 in US News Best Global Universities ranking
Penn State historian argues Supreme Court has always been political
Conversation about suicide prevention leads to safe gun storage, study finds
Early-arriving endangered Chinook salmon take brunt of sea lion predation on Columbia
Biochar helps hold water, saves money