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NSF Funds Big Data Project in Digital Agriculture

The University of North Dakota, in partnership with Iowa State University, Kansas State University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is leading a multi-institution Digital Agriculture Spoke grant of about $1 million from the National Science...
30-Sep-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UND Lauds New Federal Law on Air Traffic Control Hiring Practices

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Legislation emphasizes value of degree from a certified aviation training schools, ensures better job opportunities for students
15-Aug-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UND Honored at Annual Summit for Work with Geothermal Technology

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Every year, the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) honors a number of organizations who strive to further knowledge in geothermal technology, as well as economic and environmental advances, at the Baseload Renewable Energy Summit.
17-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Biologists Integrate Unmanned Aircraft Technology in Canadian Wildlife Study

As part of the “Hudson Bay Project,” a collaborative research program that includes partners from the U.S. and Canada, researchers conducted nearly 90 test flights to show that Unmanned Aircraft Systems can be used non-invasively to study geese...
30-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

University of North Dakota Announces $5 Million Gift From Hess Corporation to Help Fund Collaborative Energy Complex

The University of North Dakota has announced a $5 million gift from the Hess Corporation to the UND College of Engineering and Mines. The gift, along with a $2.5 million match from the N.D. Higher Education Challenge Fund, will provide $7.5 million...
26-Jun-2014 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tell-Tale Genes Linked to Eating Disorders

Until recently, no one knew how eating disorders occur or what triggers them. Recently published research suggests a new strategy to understand eating disorders, and it may lead to innovative treatments.
22-Nov-2013 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Epigenetics Researchers Study Lifestyle and Cancer at University of North Dakota

Researchers at the University of North Dakota look at how environmental influences like herbicides, pesticides, diets, and nutrition affect a person’s epigenetic programming.
21-Aug-2013 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A Healthy Skepticism

Jim Whitehead advocates for the tried and true adage that “if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.” This is especially the case with product claims made by the dietary supplement industry and other more shady outfits for rapid weight...
29-Jan-2013 4:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Science of 'Sully': Professor Discusses Airplane Landing That Led to the Movie

Aerospace professor and Airbus 320 expert discusses the story of an aircraft emergency landing on the Hudson River in 2009, now featured in a top box office motion picture
27-Sep-2016 12:05 PM EDT

U.S. Children Are Less Fit Than Others Around the World

An international research team co-led from the University of North Dakota and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) studied the aerobic fitness levels of children and youth across 50 countries. The results were just published in the...
27-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Aviation Expert Available to Discuss "Sully" Movie

16-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Nationally Recognized Expert on Train Wrecks Can Speak on Rail Disasters

2-Dec-2013 1:00 PM EST

Danger in the Sky - Altitude Chamber Trains Pilots to Deal with Decompression and Hypoxia

Altitude chamber training at the University of North Dakota trains pilots to be aware of decompression and hypoxia. If the flight crew has been trained to recognize symptoms, they can take immediate action.
3-Jul-2013 4:00 PM EDT

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