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Article ID: 713940

Augustana University Professor’s Research Leads to Surprising Mating Decision in Butterfly Species

Augustana University, South Dakota

The males of one species of butterfly are more attracted to females that are active, not necessarily what they look like, according to a recent research conducted at Augustana University.The paper, “Behaviour before beauty: Signal weighting during mate selection in the butterfly Papilio polytes,” found that males of the species noticed the activity levels of potential female mates, not their markings.

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8-Jul-2019 4:05 PM EDT
Newswise: S&T NUSTL Supports First Responder Radiological Preparedness

Article ID: 715335

S&T NUSTL Supports First Responder Radiological Preparedness

Homeland Security's Science And Technology Directorate

in 2017, DHS S&T NUSTL, in partnership with the FEMA and DOE NNSA published guidance for first responders and emergency managers on how to plan for the first minutes of an RDD detonation response.

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3-Jul-2019 12:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Argonne’s Jim Morman Elected Fellow of American Nuclear Society

Article ID: 715312

Argonne’s Jim Morman Elected Fellow of American Nuclear Society

Argonne National Laboratory

Jim Morman from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has been elected a fellow of the American Nuclear Society (ANS), the highest grade of membership that the society offers.

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3-Jul-2019 10:35 AM EDT
Newswise: Story tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, July 2019

Article ID: 715175

Story tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, July 2019

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Study finds waste soft drinks for carbon capture could help cut carbon dioxide emissions; sharing secret messages using quantum communications just got more practical for better cybersecurity; designed synthetic polymers for better binding in next-generation li-ion batteries; predictive modeling could point to nuclear reactors running longer; scientists to create computers that mimic human brain.

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1-Jul-2019 10:20 AM EDT
Newswise: Recent Breakthrough on DIII-D Enables Major Step Toward Economical Fusion Energy

Article ID: 715109

Recent Breakthrough on DIII-D Enables Major Step Toward Economical Fusion Energy

General Atomics

“Super H Mode” experiments demonstrate record fusion performance

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28-Jun-2019 9:00 AM EDT
Newswise: Radioactive tadpoles reveal contamination clues

Article ID: 714883

Radioactive tadpoles reveal contamination clues

University of Georgia

Tadpoles can be used to measure the amount of radiocesium, a radioactive material, in aquatic environments, according to new research from University of Georgia scientists.

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25-Jun-2019 10:20 AM EDT
Newswise: Story Tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 3, 2019

Article ID: 713673

Story Tips from the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, June 3, 2019

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

ORNL story tips: Tiny test fuels by ORNL explore new reactor fuels more rapidly; ORNL-developed computing method detects, reports bugs in VA’s healthcare data system; new heat transport study in thermoelectric materials may lead to better heat-to-electricity conversion.

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3-Jun-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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