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PhysOrg
Free-standing 2-legged robot conquers terrainDa, a doctoral student in mechanical engineering. Taking a hint from Grizzle's
Free-standing 2-legged robot conquers terrain
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
Da, a doctoral student in mechanical engineering. Taking a hint from Grizzle's long-time collaborator Jonathan Hurst at Oregon State University, who built MARLO, Da developed a way to control the robot with two 2D algorithms. This approach takes... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sea star juveniles abundant, but recovery is anything but guaranteedochre sea star in Oregon is disintegrating, as it dies from sea star wasting sy
Sea star juveniles abundant, but recovery is anything but guaranteed
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
ochre sea star in Oregon is disintegrating, as it dies from sea star wasting syndrome. Credit: Elizabeth Cerny-Chipman, Oregon State University An unprecedented number of juvenile sea stars have been observed off the Oregon coast over the past... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
ODOT, other agencies set to raise most curve 'advisory speeds'speed.” Read the comprehensive assessment of the ODOT Curve Advisory Speeds Pr
ODOT, other agencies set to raise most curve 'advisory speeds'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 hours ago
speed.” Read the comprehensive assessment of the ODOT Curve Advisory Speeds Program? (large PDF file), performed by Oregon State University researchers. Recommended Most Popular Please set an email address for your profile For a more... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Young starfish numbers exploding, recovery uncertainafter wasting disease nearly wiped out populations. But that doesn’t mean the
Young starfish numbers exploding, recovery uncertain
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 hours ago
after wasting disease nearly wiped out populations. But that doesn’t mean the threat of disease is over, researchers from Oregon State University said in a study published this week in the journal PLOS One. “Whether they can make it into... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU-Cascades forum to introduce campus design team | News - Home Oregon State University – Cascades has selected Page Southerlan
OSU-Cascades forum to introduce campus design team
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
| News - Home Oregon State University – Cascades has selected Page Southerland Page and SERA Architects as the design team to work with the university in creating a long-range development plan for... Read more
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The Columbian
New research unveiled at eruption anniversarythe volcano’s geology. The four-year collaborative research experiment involve
New research unveiled at eruption anniversary
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
the volcano’s geology. The four-year collaborative research experiment involved personnel from University of Washington, Oregon State University, Rice University, Cornell University, University of New Mexico, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule... Read more
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Food Business Review
SOAR Oregon awards grant to City of Pendleton to establish the Oregon UAS FutureFarmStrategic partners include: City of Pendleton, Digital Harvest, SOAR Oregon, Bl
SOAR Oregon awards grant to City of Pendleton to establish the Oregon UAS FutureFarm
Food Business Review / Posted 12 hours ago
Strategic partners include: City of Pendleton, Digital Harvest, SOAR Oregon, Blue Mountain Community College, Oregon State University and USDA Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center. SOAR Oregon Executive Director Chuck Allen... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Overlapping factors set stage for Fort McMurray wildfire, scientists sayunfortunate coincidence of location and weather overlapping on those lead-up co
Overlapping factors set stage for Fort McMurray wildfire, scientists say
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
unfortunate coincidence of location and weather overlapping on those lead-up conditions,” said Meg Krawchuk, a biologist at Oregon State University who studies the relationship between fire, geography and forest ecosystems. A still larger question... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Young sea star numbers soar in Oregon, 2 years after wasting disease hitstars, according to a news release about the study released on Wednesday. The
Young sea star numbers soar in Oregon, 2 years after wasting disease hit
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
stars, according to a news release about the study released on Wednesday. The study, lead by a team of researchers from Oregon State University, noted high numbers of young sea stars found in recent months at nine study sites along the Oregon... Read more
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asianage
Retire late, live longerold age may have a lower mortality risk than individuals who quit their jobs at
Retire late, live longer
asianage / Posted yesterday
old age may have a lower mortality risk than individuals who quit their jobs at 65, The Guardian reports. Researchers from Oregon State University examined data from 2,956 people who took part in the Healthy Retirement Study, a long-term assessment... Read more
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Daily Mail
A high-schooler brought a Bernie Sanders cutout as her prom datematters into her own hands. But in her case, that didn't mean asking a guy out
A high-schooler brought a Bernie Sanders cutout as her prom date
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
matters into her own hands. But in her case, that didn't mean asking a guy out — it meant printing a guy out. The future Oregon State University freshman had a cardboard cutout of Bernie Sanders made, and brought him along on the special... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers create a better way to boil water—with industrial, electronics applicationsResearchers at Oregon State University using new technology to control the form
Engineers create a better way to boil water—with industrial, electronics applications
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Researchers at Oregon State University using new technology to control the formation and release of bubbles illustrate it with the letters "OSU" being printed on a substrate. Credit: Oregon State University Engineers at Oregon State University have... Read more
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PhysOrg
Long-term monitoring reveals effects of sea star wasting along Oregon coastits prey in the area, according to a study published May 4, 2016 in the open-ac
Long-term monitoring reveals effects of sea star wasting along Oregon coast
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
its prey in the area, according to a study published May 4, 2016 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Bruce Menge from Oregon State University, USA, and colleagues. As keystone predators, sea stars affect the biodiversity and abundance of... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SOAR Oregon Announces Grant To Establish Oregon UAS FutureFarmStrategic partners include: City of Pendleton, Digital Harvest, SOAR Oregon, Bl
SOAR Oregon Announces Grant To Establish Oregon UAS FutureFarm
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
Strategic partners include: City of Pendleton, Digital Harvest, SOAR Oregon, Blue Mountain Community College, Oregon State University and USDA Columbia Basin Agricultural Research Center. SOAR Oregon Executive Director Chuck Allen... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times OSU to reveal its expansion plansNEWPORT � A waterfront location is Oregon State University�s first preference a
News Times OSU to reveal its expansion plans
Newport News-Times / Posted yesterday
NEWPORT � A waterfront location is Oregon State University�s first preference as it explores constructing a new marine research facility on its South Beach campus during the next two years. OSU officials consider placing the Marine Studies... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara City College Chooses Anthony Beebewas a fire fighter, and training officer on an Army base in Saudi Arabia. Beeb
Santa Barbara City College Chooses Anthony Beebe
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
was a fire fighter, and training officer on an Army base in Saudi Arabia. Beebe earned his Doctor of Education degree from Oregon State University and an MBA from California State University, Sacramento. He is currently finishing a Ph.D. in Human... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU president: Cascades campus needs expansion fundingRay, OSU-Cascades officials spoke in Bend Tuesday night at 'State of the Univer
OSU president: Cascades campus needs expansion funding
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
Ray, OSU-Cascades officials spoke in Bend Tuesday night at 'State of the University' address about plans for Bend campus Oregon State University President Edward Ray called Tuesday night for an infusion of state support for facilities and... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara City College Finds Its Next Presidenta full-time fire fighter for Douglas County Fire District #1 in Oregon. Dr. Be
Santa Barbara City College Finds Its Next President
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
a full-time fire fighter for Douglas County Fire District #1 in Oregon. Dr. Beebe earned a Doctor of Education degree from Oregon State University; an MBA from California State University, Sacramento; a Bachelor’s degree in business administration... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Pine beetles not responsible for wildfires, research showsthat beetle-killed forests do generate more severe fires under certain conditio
Pine beetles not responsible for wildfires, research shows
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
that beetle-killed forests do generate more severe fires under certain conditions. “They found something quite different,” Dr. Daniels said of the U.S. study, which was done by researchers at the University of Vermont and Oregon State Univ... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
High school senior takes life-size Bernie Sanders cutout to prom"stubborn socialist" brought the presidential hopeful along with her as she don
High school senior takes life-size Bernie Sanders cutout to prom
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
"stubborn socialist" brought the presidential hopeful along with her as she donned a fancy dress, did her hair and makeup, and the two even wore matching flowers. She says she plans to bring "Bernie" with her to Oregon State University in the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Confronting PSU Foundation's gambling habit: Editorial Agenda 2016only one of the state's higher-educational institutions is bad public policy. W
Confronting PSU Foundation's gambling habit: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
only one of the state's higher-educational institutions is bad public policy. We've noted that other institutions like Oregon State University and University of Oregon, do their fair share of graduating students who contribute to the Portland... Read more
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PhysOrg
'Eve' and descendants shape global sperm whale population structureCredit: Oregon State University Although sperm whales have not been driven to t
'Eve' and descendants shape global sperm whale population structure
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Credit: Oregon State University Although sperm whales have not been driven to the brink of extinction as have some other whales, a new study has found a remarkable lack of diversity in the maternally inherited mitochondrial DNA within the... Read more
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Fortune
Why Waiting to Retire May Help You Live Longerwaiting until 66 to retire. The risk decreased further for those between 66 and
Why Waiting to Retire May Help You Live Longer
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
waiting until 66 to retire. The risk decreased further for those between 66 and 72, the publication noted. Researchers at Oregon State University conducted the study and analyzed data from 2,956 people born between 1931 and 1941. The research... Read more
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PhysOrg
Comprehensive report of world's transboundary water basins finds hotspots of riskare dependent on that water is of growing concern," said Aaron Wolf, an interna
Comprehensive report of world's transboundary water basins finds hotspots of risk
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
are dependent on that water is of growing concern," said Aaron Wolf, an internationally recognized water treaty expert from Oregon State University, who was involved in creating the report. "There simply isn't enough water to go around." These... Read more
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FOX News
Retiring after 65 may help people live longerin the U.S. was abolished in 1986 except in certain professions, such as airlin
Retiring after 65 may help people live longer
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
in the U.S. was abolished in 1986 except in certain professions, such as airline pilots and judges. Researchers at Oregon State University analyzed data from 2,956 people who were employed at the start of a larger study in 1992 and fully... Read more
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PhysOrg
River food webs threatened by widespread hydropower practicewhen electricity demands are large, according to a new study led by the US Geol
River food webs threatened by widespread hydropower practice
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
when electricity demands are large, according to a new study led by the US Geological Survey, along with researchers from Oregon State University, Utah State University and Idaho State University. Findings show it may be possible to mitigate these... Read more
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The Scientist
Becoming AcculturatedLouisiana SOLUTION: Before starting at LSU, Thrash was a postdoctoral research
Becoming Acculturated
The Scientist / Posted 3 days ago
Louisiana SOLUTION: Before starting at LSU, Thrash was a postdoctoral researcher with microbiologist Stephen Giovannoni at Oregon State University. In 2002, Giovannoni and his team described a strategy called high-throughput cultivation and used it... Read more
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The Columbian
Working longer may lead to a longer life, new OSU research showspast age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk facto
Working longer may lead to a longer life, new OSU research shows
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
past age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. The researchers found that healthy adults who retired one year past age 65 had an 11... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU study: Working longer can mean longer lifepast age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk facto
OSU study: Working longer can mean longer life
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
past age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. More From KTVZ.COM The researchers found that healthy adults who retired one year past... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU study: Sealcoat products more toxic than suspectedmore toxic and mutagenic than previously suspected, according to a paper publis
OSU study: Sealcoat products more toxic than suspected
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
more toxic and mutagenic than previously suspected, according to a paper published last week by researchers from Oregon State University. More From KTVZ.COM Of particular concern are the sealcoat products based on use of coal tar... Read more
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redOrbit
Coating on driveways and parking lots is much more toxic than we thoughtused on many driveways and parking lots in the United States are more toxic tha
Coating on driveways and parking lots is much more toxic than we thought
redOrbit / Posted 3 days ago
used on many driveways and parking lots in the United States are more toxic than previously thought, according to an Oregon State University (OSU) study. Research using zebrafish, whose reaction to toxic chemicals closely resembles that of... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Soccer: JDHS boys bring rain, Service air gamearound. We need to work on set pieces, and looking at that, we’ll do better in
Soccer: JDHS boys bring rain, Service air game
Juneau Empire / Posted 4 days ago
around. We need to work on set pieces, and looking at that, we’ll do better in the future.” Service senior defender and Oregon State University recruit Brady Graff peppered JDHS’ box with dangerous long balls off his big left foot. “I might... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trump reaches back to 1930s to revive America Firstvanishing because of international trade or illegal immigration. Christopher M
Trump reaches back to 1930s to revive America First
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
vanishing because of international trade or illegal immigration. Christopher McKnight Nichols, a professor of history at Oregon State University who specializes in the 1930s isolationism movement, said Trump was “tapping into the same sentiment... Read more
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The Columbian
Working longer may lead to a longer life, new OSU research showspast age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk facto
Working longer may lead to a longer life, new OSU research shows
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
past age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. The researchers found that healthy adults who retired one year past age 65 had an 11... Read more
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Park Record
Devery Karz will row in Rio OlympicsParalympic Team Trials by nearly 12 seconds over the second-place boat.For Karz
Devery Karz will row in Rio Olympics
Park Record / Posted 5 days ago
Paralympic Team Trials by nearly 12 seconds over the second-place boat.For Karz, who began rowing when she walked on to the Oregon State University rowing team in 2007, qualifying for the Olympics was the realization of a years-long dream."I've been... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Women leading more and more churchessame trail at UCC churches in Wisconsin and Washington. Before becoming a past
Women leading more and more churches
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
same trail at UCC churches in Wisconsin and Washington. Before becoming a pastor, she had also worked as a professor at Oregon State University in the College of Forestry—a field dominated by men. When Allen went to seminary at Yale, it was half... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 m
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 may lead to a longer life. On the flip side, retiring early could be a factor in an earlier death. After considering demographics, lifestyle and health issues, researchers... Read more
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Connecticut Post
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 m
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 may lead to a longer life. On the flip side, retiring early could be a factor in an earlier death. After considering demographics, lifestyle and health issues, researchers... Read more
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Greenwich Time
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 m
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 may lead to a longer life. On the flip side, retiring early could be a factor in an earlier death. After considering demographics, lifestyle and health issues, researchers... Read more
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The News-Times
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 m
If You Want to Live Longer, Keep Working, Study Suggests. Or, You Know, Start a Business After You Retire.
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
The study, conducted by Oregon State University, says working past the age 65 may lead to a longer life. On the flip side, retiring early could be a factor in an earlier death. After considering demographics, lifestyle and health issues, researchers... Read more
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PhysOrg
New type of cement could offer environmental protection, lower costreduce the lifespan of roads. The research was published in Construction and B
New type of cement could offer environmental protection, lower cost
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
reduce the lifespan of roads. The research was published in Construction and Building Materials, by engineers from Oregon State University, Purdue University and Solidia Technologies. This work was supported in part by Solidia Technologies,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Postpone retirement to live longerlife, according to a new study which suggests that retiring early may be a risk
Postpone retirement to live longer
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
life, according to a new study which suggests that retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier. Researchers from Oregon State University (OSU) in the US found that healthy adults who retired one year past age 65 had an 11 per cent lower... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Three sports open their home schedulesSchool. Service sports an impressive team on the boys side as well, anchored i
Three sports open their home schedules
Juneau Empire / Posted 6 days ago
School. Service sports an impressive team on the boys side as well, anchored in the back line by senior Brady Graff, an Oregon State University prospect. The TMHS girls play at 11:30 a.m. today at Thunder Mountain Field. The TMHS Boys play... Read more
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express
Working later into life could help us live longer, new study showsquestions you ALWAYS wanted to ask your doctor But those who retire early are
Working later into life could help us live longer, new study shows
express / Posted 6 days ago
questions you ALWAYS wanted to ask your doctor But those who retire early are more likely to die sooner. Chenkai Wu, of Oregon State University, who led the research, said: “It shows work brings people a lot of economic and social benefits that... Read more
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Newsmax
Delaying Retirement Helps Humans Live Longerinstead of retiring can actually help people live longer, according to the resu
Delaying Retirement Helps Humans Live Longer
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
instead of retiring can actually help people live longer, according to the results of one study. The study, conducted by Oregon State University, found an 11 percent decrease in the risk of death in healthy people who worked into their retirement... Read more
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metro
Drinking beer can help you lose weight, says new studynews to send you off to the pub: drinking beer could help you lose weight. Kind
Drinking beer can help you lose weight, says new study
metro / Posted 7 days ago
news to send you off to the pub: drinking beer could help you lose weight. Kind of. A new study from researchers at Oregon State University found that xanthohumol, a flavonoid found in hops and beer, helped mice lose weight and lower their... Read more
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Daily Mail
Retirement really could kill youeven those who termed themselves unhealthy are also likely to live longer, just
Retirement really could kill you
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
even those who termed themselves unhealthy are also likely to live longer, just as long as they kept punching the clock Oregon State University found that those who work past age 65 could add more years to their life. This group of individuals... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Healthy adults who work after retirement age may be at lower risk of death, study showspast age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk facto
Healthy adults who work after retirement age may be at lower risk of death, study shows
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
past age 65 could lead to longer life, while retiring early may be a risk factor for dying earlier, a new study from Oregon State University indicates. The researchers found that healthy adults who retired one year past age 65 had an 11... Read more
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PhysOrg
Insect outbreaks reduce wildfire severityResources. "So there is a connection, but just not the way most people thought.
Insect outbreaks reduce wildfire severity
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Resources. "So there is a connection, but just not the way most people thought." The study, by scientists at UVM and Oregon State University, is published in the journal Environmental Research Letters. Largest study of its kind Analyzing 81... Read more
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International Business Times
Waiting until 66 to retire linked with longer life about when they retire compared to other countries, so it made sense to look at
Waiting until 66 to retire linked with longer life
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
about when they retire compared to other countries, so it made sense to look at data from the US." Researchers from Oregon State University used data from the Health and Retirement Study – a study of health, retirement and ageing in more... Read more
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