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Article ID: 671774

MSU’s Vahedifard Examines ‘Lessons From the Oroville Dam’ in Science

Mississippi State University

A letter in Science magazine from a Mississippi State faculty member is examining lessons gleaned from the recent Oroville dam incident in California.

Released:
23-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 640658

MSU Researcher Receives National Grant for HIV Study

Mississippi State University

A new national research grant is supporting a Mississippi State faculty member’s investigation of HIV intervention efforts focused on African American women.

Released:
30-Sep-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 639010

MSU Faculty Research Shows California Levees’ Vulnerability

Mississippi State University

With the ongoing extreme drought in California posing a threat to the state’s levee systems, there is an urgent need to invest in research regarding the vulnerabilities of critical infrastructure under extreme climatic events. Mississippi State University Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Farshid Vahedifard and his coauthors warn that current drought conditions pose “a great risk to an already endangered levee system” in a letter published Aug. 21 in Science magazine.

Released:
25-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 632354

MSU Archaeologist Helps Uncover Ancient ‘Spooning’ Couple in Greece

Mississippi State University

Almost 6,000 years ago, the man was placed behind the woman with his arms around her body, and their legs were intertwined. They were buried. Why they were interred in this manner is not yet determined, but the international team that discovered them in Greece is still searching for answers, according to team member Michael Galaty, a Mississippi State University archaeologist.

Released:
7-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 625410

MSU Expert Reveals Intimate Partner Violence Misconceptions, Solutions

Mississippi State University

Following reports of several National Football League stars allegedly hitting their partners, many U.S. media have focused even more closely on intimate partner violence during the October observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Released:
29-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 616425

MSU Information Systems Expert Advises on Creating Strong Passwords

Mississippi State University

The recently-discovered “Heartbleed” bug affecting as much as two-thirds of the Internet is causing people to hurriedly change passwords and further secure online personal information. Merrill Warkentin of Mississippi State University said Friday [April 11] that choosing strong passwords is among the best proactive steps for minimizing vulnerability to identity theft.

Released:
11-Apr-2014 5:00 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 595576

Experts Tout Dominance of Meteorology at Mississippi State University

Mississippi State University

As Hurricane Sandy pummels the East Coast, Mississippi State University meteorology experts are some of the most trusted voices in the national conversation about natural disaster education and awareness.

Released:
30-Oct-2012 1:25 PM EDT
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Article ID: 595574

New England Poultry Producers May See Effects From Sandy

Mississippi State University

Instead of an early snowfall this time of year, farmers along the eastern seaboard are dealing with flood waters and wind damage from Hurricane Sandy, which is expected to affect everything from poultry production to grocery prices.

Released:
30-Oct-2012 12:45 PM EDT
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Article ID: 595573

Mississippi State Economists Weigh in on Sandy’s Impending Financial Fury

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In addition to the immediate physical impacts Hurricane Sandy promises the Northeast, economists say the storm also will bring intrinsic financial effects that are sure to unfold over the next few days and linger through the coming months.

Released:
30-Oct-2012 12:40 PM EDT
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Article ID: 594178

Experts Say Presidential Debates Will Get 'Social'

Mississippi State University

There's a trump card in the 2012 presidential debates, and while nobody's really talking about it yet, almost everybody is talking through it. That card is social media.

Released:
26-Sep-2012 5:35 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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