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4 hrs ago | SNL Financial
The EPA white papers, released April 15, cover potentially significant sources of emissions in the oil and gas sector, with a focus on technical issues related to compressors, hydraulically fractured wells, leaks, liquids unloading and pneumatic devices.
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8 hrs ago | Journal and Courier
If the fog machine, swelling instrumental and entrance of astronauts -- seven of the 23 who hold Purdue University degrees -- from under the stage weren't enough in the way of hero worship Saturday at Elliott Hall of Music, President Mitch Daniels was willing to prime things with some well-placed gushing of his own.
9 hrs ago | Scientific American
Methane escapes from natural gas wells even before fracking, according to new direct measurements from flying over in an airplane A new study has found that a small number of gas wells are releasing significant quantities of methane into the air even before they are hydraulically fractured, or fracked.
13 hrs ago | WTCA-AM Plymouth
The twenty-eighth Annual Academic Excellence Recognition dinner held on April 14, acknowledged the achievements of several of this year's Plymouth High School graduates.
18 hrs ago | Newswise
Michael Plesniak, professor and chair of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science, has been inducted into the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows.
The Purdue University community got the first look Monday at one of three finalists who have the chance to become the next provost.
As the U.S. continues to close military bases across Afghanistan and send troops home, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Indiana, hopes to provide a smoother transition back to civilian life for them and their families.
It's been around for more than 100 years, although technically speaking as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture it is celebrating the centennial milestone this year, but Dearborn County's... Well.
It didn't sink in for Temple Cosby that the small, taupe home with the dark red door on Southlea Drive would one day belong to him and his wife until the paint started drying on the walls.
A Purdue University researcher's experiment concerning the impact of gravity on plant growth will be aboard the SpaceX Dragon on the Falcon 9 rocket scheduled to launch at 1:58 p.m. Monday from Cape Canaveral, Fla.
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Purdue University's growing international student population will receive more English language support because President Mitch Daniels has approved more than $2 million in funding for a two-year pilot program.
Purdue University will welcome a record number of faculty recruits this year, responding to needs in engineering, computer science and other expanding fields.
From pirates creating clouds to suiting up and stepping into a "clean room" for the first time, Purdue University's annual NanoDays event gave budding scientists plenty of opportunities to explore the large world of small science.
Bill Funk had one question to ask students who attended the Presidential Search Student Forum: "Why did you choose Florida State?" The answers varied from financial reasons to geographic location to academic standing to cultural reasons.