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Researchers Capture, Document First Northern Saw-Whet Owl in Arkansas

Wildlife biologists at the University of Arkansas have captured and documented the first northern saw-whet owl in Arkansas.
28-Jan-2015 8:00 AM EST

Throwing Money at Data Breach May Make It Worse


Information systems researchers at the U of A studied the effect of two compensation strategies used by Target after a large-scale data breach and found that customers reacted favorably to a 10-percent discount on purchases.
22-Dec-2014 8:00 AM EST

Physicists Characterize Electronic, Magnetic Structure in Transition Metal Oxides


An international team of scientists, led by physicists at the University of Arkansas, has characterized the electronic and magnetic structure in artificially synthesized materials called transition metal oxides.
18-Dec-2014 1:00 PM EST

Ideology Prevents Wheat Growers From Converting to More Profitable Methods, New Study Shows


Many U.S. wheat growers resist converting to a more profitable method of farming because of their personal beliefs about organic farming rather than technical or material obstacles, according to a new study.
18-Dec-2014 8:00 AM EST

Physicists Predict Fano Resonance in Lead-Free Relaxors


An international team of scientists predicts that a phenomenon known in physics as Fano resonance can exist in materials that are used in electronic devices.
25-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST

Researchers Target 'Superchip' with $725,000 U.S. Air Force Grant


Engineering researchers have received a $725,000 grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research to further develop of a new material for advanced electronics devices.
12-Nov-2014 8:00 AM EST

Slavery in Northern U.S., Perceived to Have Ended Early, Persisted Well into 19th Century


In The Ragged Road to Abolition, historian James J. Gigantino II demonstrates how deeply slavery influenced the political, economic and social life of blacks and whites in New Jersey.
10-Nov-2014 11:00 AM EST

Arkansas Poll Finds GOP Leading in Races


Results of the 16th annual Arkansas Poll show that likely voters prefer Republican candidates, although a record significant gap divides male and female voters.
30-Oct-2014 1:00 AM EDT

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