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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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