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Article ID: 565529

New Link between Pollution, Temperature and Sleep-Disordered Breathing

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health have established the first link between air pollution and sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), a known cause of cardiovascular diseases.

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14-Jun-2010 11:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 565028

Tracking Phosphorus Runoff from Livestock Manure

American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

Scientists develop application of rare earth elements to control phosphorus runoff from livestock manure.

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27-May-2010 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 565484

So Far, Fish Appear to be Healthy After Fly Ash Spill

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Fish exposed to fly ash at the site of the Tennessee Valley Authority coal ash spill are faring better than some expected, researchers have learned.

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10-Jun-2010 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 565485

Predicting Amount of Oil in Contaminated Soils

American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

Scientists develop faster method for testing soils around oil spills.

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10-Jun-2010 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 565491

SDSC, McGill University Win Awards to Design Ultra-Efficient ‘Green’ Data Center

University of California San Diego

The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at UC San Diego and CLUMEQ, a Canadian High Performance Computing consortium led by McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, have been awarded grants from Canada's Advanced Research and Innovation Network (CANARIE) and the Canada-California Strategic Innovation Partnership (CCSIP) to design an ultra-efficient data center as part of a program to promote ‘green’ IT initiatives.

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9-Jun-2010 5:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 565471

Oil from Spill Could Have Powered 38,000 Cars (And More) for a Year

University of Delaware

As of today (Wednesday, June 9), if all the oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico had been used for fuel, it could have powered 38,000 cars, and 3,400 trucks, and 1,800 ships for a full year, according to University of Delaware Prof. James J. Corbett. He has launched a website (http://www.ceoe.udel.edu/getinvolved/oilSpill.aspx) that reports the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in terms of lost uses of the lost fuel on a daily basis.

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9-Jun-2010 2:45 PM EDT
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Article ID: 565453

University of Washington Institute to Get as Much as $100 Million to Study Atmosphere, Ocean

University of Washington

NOAA has picked the University of Washington as a key partner for expanded, in-depth study of some of the most pressing environmental challenges involving the oceans and the atmosphere.

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9-Jun-2010 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 565418

Scientists Develops Faster, Inexpensive Field Method to Test Paint for Lead

RTI International

As part of the effort to reduce childhood lead poisoning, scientists at RTI International, under contract with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), have developed a new field method for measuring the amount of lead in paint that is faster and less expensive than current methods.

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8-Jun-2010 12:10 PM EDT
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Article ID: 565066

Seasons Influence Microbial Response to Climate Changes

Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

Study looks at the effect of increased warming and nitrogen on soil microbes through an entire season.

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27-May-2010 4:50 PM EDT
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Article ID: 565345

Student’s Painting Calls Attention to Inhumane Poachers

Baylor University

For two months, artist Clara Dutton often wept as she worked on a three-paneled image of a creature she loves — the elephant. Through her oil-on-canvas painting “The Harvest,” she hopes to call attention to the increase in elephant poaching and the flourishing illegal ivory trade.

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7-Jun-2010 9:00 AM EDT
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