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  1. Providence's Ebola fighters, singing the craft beer blues: Editorial peaks and valleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... fever stemmed from malaria , not the Ebola virus, and she has since been discharged. A Beaver state: Oregon State University's overall enrollment surpassed the 30,000 student mark for the first time in its history. Most of the 3.5 percent annual ...

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  2. Helping students during Oregon College Application Week: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    You might expect me to be biased about the value of attending college since I am the president of Oregon State University. But supporting young people's pursuit of higher education is more than a job for me.

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  3. U.S.: State, federal role in electric utilities' labor issues should be reexaminedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... you are risking a blackout," said Inara Scott, an assistant professor in the College of Business at Oregon State University. "You have to consider the magnitude of the potential harm to the public. Without power, you can't pump gas. Cell phones may ...

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  4. 'Mild' control of systolic blood pressure in older adults is adequate: 150 is good enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... published in Drugs & Aging , a professional journal, by scientists from the College of Pharmacy at Oregon State University and Oregon Health & Science University. "The goal of a systolic pressure at or below 140 has been around a long time, and ...

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  5. 'World Vasectomy Day' links climate change and family planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Mashable

    ... but the solutions can be seen as too touchy to get play on the policy level. A 2008 study from Oregon State University estimated that each child born in the United States adds 9,441 metric tons to each parent's carbon footprint, or 28 times the ...

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  6. Rachel's Tomb/ Photo is an ink-based photolithographRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Jewish Press

    ... Tomb (circa 1910). Note the carriages in the background and Jewish pilgrims under the tree. (Oregon State University collection) israeldailypicture.com About the Author: Every day we try to bring you an interesting photo of the day related to Israel ...

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  7. Long Beach Port Appoints 4 ExecutivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Marine News

    ... the type of projects underway at the Port. He has a bachelor's in structural engineering from Oregon State University, and he is a registered Civil Engineer in California. Also appointed to a newly created engineering leadership position is Diane ...

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  8. Christian/Atheist debate now airing on local cable TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Topic: Can a Christian practice science? Debaters: Bernie Dehler & Prof. Ted Davis Venue: Oregon State University, sponsored by the Socratic Club Dehler's other Christian/atheist debates in the Portland area can be freely seen at this YouTube ...

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  9. Birds run carefully in the rough.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Earth Times

    ... and tetrapods. Here is an article of interest to in Runners . The UKs Royal Veterinary College (and Oregon State University) have often studied small crouching creatures and large upright birds such as ostrich. The mass of these birds ranges from ...

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  10. Yuri Hiratsuka Exhibition Opens Nov. 3 at William Paterson UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... and drawing at several universities. He currently serves as a professor of printmaking at Oregon State University, Corvallis. Hiratsuka's work is in included in many public collections including The British Museum, United Kingdom; Tokyo Central ...

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  11. Oregon Coast Scientists: Sharks May Be Killing Endangered Sea LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Beach Connection

    A new study out of Newport's Hatfield Marine Science Center and Oregon State University in Corvallis finds that one species of shark may gobbling up and endangered species of sea lion. Pacific sleeper sharks are slow-moving and bulky, but the study says they seem to be preying on Stellar sea lions in the Gulf of Alaska.

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  12. Winemaker Interview: Chris DowsettRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Wines & Vines

    ... helped his father revitalize and expand it. Those experiences led him to study horticulture at Oregon State University. While earning his degree, Dowsett spent a year studying enology and viticulture in Australia at Roseworthy Agricultural College ...

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  13. Three abrupt pulses of carbon dioxide during last deglaciation, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... Shaun Marcott, lead author on the article who conducted his study as a post-doctoral researcher at Oregon State University. "This abrupt, centennial-scale variability of CO2 appears to be a fundamental part of the global carbon cycle." Some previous ...

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  14. Wildlife Safari's artificially inseminated cheetah loses babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | KPIC

    ... check showed the miracle baby cheetah was gone. Officials are unsure what happened to the baby. Oregon State University researchers will be conducting more tests over the weekend in an attempt to find some answers. In the meantime, park officials ...

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  15. Christian Philosopher Debates Atheist in Beaverton on Tue. 11-18-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Topic: Can a Christian practice science? Debaters: Bernie Dehler & Prof. Ted Davis Venue: Oregon State University, sponsored by the Socratic Club Dehler's other Christian/atheist debates in the Portland area can be freely seen at this YouTube ...

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  16. 4 Steps Could Quell Ebola in West Africa, Researchers SayRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | MedlinePlus

    ... can be contained reasonably quickly," said co-author Jan Medlock, an assistant professor in the Oregon State University department of biomedical sciences and an expert in mathematical epidemiology and evolution of infectious disease. The current ...

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  17. Future robots will resemble ostriches, say scientistsRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    ... transcend the ability of other bipedal runners, including humans. In a new study, researchers from Oregon State University, the Royal Veterinary College and other institutions have outlined how running birds have achieved an impressive ability to ...

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  18. The world is not a welcoming place for kidsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | The Daily Lobo

    ... kid grows up. If you really want to get serious about reducing your carbon footprint, researchers at Oregon State University have concluded that the easiest way to do this is not to have children. The impact of bringing another human being into the ...

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  19. New Study Shows Three Abrupt Pulses of CO2 During Last DeglaciationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Slashdot

    ... the last ice age," said lead author Shaun Marcott, who did the work as a postdoctoral researcher at Oregon State University and is now at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. "This abrupt, centennial-scale variability of CO2 appears to be a ...

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  20. What running robots can learn from turkeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | KurzweilAI.net

    With an eye toward making better running robots, researchers from from Oregon State University, the Royal Veterinary College and other institutions have made surprising new findings about some of nature's most energy-efficient bipeds - running birds. These are some of the most sophisticated runners of any two-legged land animals, including humans, the researchers found in a study published Wednesday in the Journal of Experimental Biology , with an impressive ability to run while minimizing energy cost, avoiding falls or injury, and maintaining speed and direction.

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