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Article ID: 714477

Clearing the Decks: MTRI Zooms in on Bridge Damage

Michigan Technological University

A hitch-mounted, cinema-quality camera on a pick-up truck can make bridge inspections safer and faster, developed by the Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI) and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).

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18-Jun-2019 9:35 AM EDT
Newswise: Livermore Lab-Led Study Finds Any Single Hair From the Human Body Can Be Used for Identification

Article ID: 714493

Livermore Lab-Led Study Finds Any Single Hair From the Human Body Can Be Used for Identification

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Any single hair from anywhere on the human body can be used to identify a person. This conclusion is one of the key findings from a study by a team of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Michigan State University.

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18-Jun-2019 6:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: New Grant Funds Anti-Aging Study

Article ID: 714495

New Grant Funds Anti-Aging Study

Texas Biomedical Research Institute

The William and Ella Owens Medical Research Foundation has awarded Texas Biomed Associate Professor Marcel Daadi, Ph.D., with a grant of more than $100,000 to test a promising FDA-approved drug for reversing age-related cognitive decline and memory deficits observed in aged baboons.

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17-Jun-2019 5:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Supercomputers Aid in Novel Simulations of Gamma Ray Generation Research
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Article ID: 714468

Supercomputers Aid in Novel Simulations of Gamma Ray Generation Research

University of California San Diego

UC San Diego mechanical and aerospace engineering graduate student Tao Wang recently demonstrated how an extremely strong magnetic field, similar to that on the surface of a neutron star, can be not only generated but also detected using an x-ray laser inside a solid material.

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17-Jun-2019 3:00 PM EDT
Newswise: Researchers studying slow-release fertilizer to feed crops, improve water quality

Article ID: 714489

Researchers studying slow-release fertilizer to feed crops, improve water quality

Iowa State University

A research project looking for ways to add value to biochar may have found an unexpected application for the black powder that's a co-product of thermochemically converting biomass to bio-oil. Biochar could be a slow-release fertilizer that feeds crops while protecting water quality.

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17-Jun-2019 4:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 714492

Texas Tech University System Achieves Historic Success in 86th Texas Legislature

Texas Tech University

The Texas Tech University System completed a historic 86th Texas Legislature with legislative support and startup funding for a new veterinary school and dental school.

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17-Jun-2019 4:05 PM EDT

Education

Article ID: 714478

RNR ‘switch’ offers hope in battling antibiotic resistant bacteria

Cornell University

New research from Cornell University offers a new pathway for targeting pathogens in the fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria.

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17-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Flowing for Function

Article ID: 714215

Flowing for Function

Department of Energy, Office of Science

A flowing magnetically responsive liquid seamlessly regulates the shape and properties of solids, letting them perform an array of jobs.

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17-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT

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