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Climate Change Planning Underway for Central Ohio

A task force led by researchers at the Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center at The Ohio State University has released a draft action plan to help central Ohio prepare for climate change.
19-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Clean Plates Much More Common When We Eat at Home


When people eat at home, there’s typically not much left on their plates – and that means there’s likely less going to landfills, according to new research from The Ohio State University.
14-Feb-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Religion and Power: Race in the Church

Korie Edwards, associate professor of sociology at The Ohio State University, talks about how race and power structures are perceived in churches, and also how religion plays a role among youth.
13-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

​Evidence That Medical Marijuana Outlets Sell to Other Users

A study of four medical marijuana outlets in California suggests that many of their customers don’t fit the profile expected for businesses focused on sick patients.
12-Feb-2018 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Here’s What Happened When Black Politicians Held Power

New research provides the strongest evidence to date that the race of a political officeholder can have a significant effect on policy – at least historically.
6-Feb-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Loved One’s Death Could Spur Aggressive Measures Against Breast Cancer


A woman’s memories of a loved one’s experience with cancer could play a significant role in how she approaches breast cancer prevention in her own life, a new study has found.
5-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Reveals How the Most Common DNA Mutation Happens

Shape-shifters aren’t just the stuff of fiction, they’re real—and they’re inside our DNA. In the Feb. 1 issue of the journal Nature, researchers describe how two mismatched bases in human DNA change shape in order to avoid the body’s...
1-Feb-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study Finds a Third of Households – Double Previous Estimates – Struggle to Get Enough Food

The struggle to get enough nutritious food could be far worse than previously understood, according to a new study examining the intersection between hunger and the types of foods found at nearby stores.
24-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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