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Newport News-Times
News Times Science center to host Fossil FestNEWPORT � Oregon State University�s Hatfield Marine Science Center will hold it
News Times Science center to host Fossil Fest
Newport News-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
NEWPORT � Oregon State University�s Hatfield Marine Science Center will hold its annual Fossil Fest event on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fossils are top-of-mind for many Oregonians, following the discovery in late January of mammoth... Read more
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examiner.com
Snakes on a PlainAs we got closer to Narcisse, I saw little black lines on the highway, then som
Snakes on a Plain
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
As we got closer to Narcisse, I saw little black lines on the highway, then some quick dark movements darting off the road into the grass. Accompanied by guide Don Finkbeiner and Jacques Bourgeois, a Naturalist from the nearby Oak Hammock Marsh... Read more
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MLive.com
New EMU major combines beer, pickles, cheese and scienceScience class never tasted this good. Students wanting to learn the chemistry
New EMU major combines beer, pickles, cheese and science
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Science class never tasted this good. Students wanting to learn the chemistry behind brewing and distilling will soon be able to enroll as Fermentation Science majors at Eastern Michigan University. The new major, approved by the school's Board of... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Lexie Joy rolling heading into conference meetCampus Report: Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM
Lexie Joy rolling heading into conference meet
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
Campus Report: Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 9, 2016 at 9:00 AM It was Freeport graduate Lexie Joy's final tuneup before the Horizon League Championships.But, the University of... Read more
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Denver Post
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small | News - Home 'Effects on planet won't go away ... for thousands of generatio
OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small
KTVZ Bend / Posted yesterday
| News - Home 'Effects on planet won't go away ... for thousands of generations' POSTED: 11:21 PM PST February 8, 2016 At the rate humans... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Legislators consider change to rape prosecution rulesSALEM, Ore. – The Senate Judiciary Committee considered a bill on Monday that w
Legislators consider change to rape prosecution rules
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
SALEM, Ore. – The Senate Judiciary Committee considered a bill on Monday that would extend the statute of limitations to indefinite for crimes of rape, sodomy and 1st degree sex abuse. Last year the legislature voted to increase the period from six... Read more
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examiner.com
New study shows climate change impact will last 10,000 yearsDespite the promises made at the most recent climate changeconference in Paris
New study shows climate change impact will last 10,000 years
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Despite the promises made at the most recent climate changeconference in Paris the real expectation is that the production of carbon dioxide at present rates will last until 2300. Peter Clark, an Oregon State University paleoclimatologist, and Shaun... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Sea-level rise 'could last twice as long as human history'Huge sea-level rises caused by climate change will last far longer than the ent
Sea-level rise 'could last twice as long as human history'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Huge sea-level rises caused by climate change will last far longer than the entire history of human civilisation to date, according to new research, unless the brief window of opportunity of the next few decades is used to cut carbon emissions... Read more
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Raw Story
What is the link between the Oregon militants and Mormonism?On the afternoon of Tuesday the 26th of January, LaVoy Fincum, a rancher from M
What is the link between the Oregon militants and Mormonism?
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
On the afternoon of Tuesday the 26th of January, LaVoy Fincum, a rancher from Mohave County, Arizona, was shot and killed by law enforcement officers. It happened on Highway 395 in Oregon after he and other members of an armed right-wing group were... Read more
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examiner.com
Foods that boost vitamin D levelsVitamin D is popularly called the “sunshine vitamin,” but what happens when you
Foods that boost vitamin D levels
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Vitamin D is popularly called the “sunshine vitamin,” but what happens when you can’t get enough naturally from the Sun? There are foods that are high in this vitamin, and adding them into your diet will help your overall health. Vitamin D helps the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systemsDENVER (AP) - Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have show
EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
DENVER (AP) - Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two compounds once used in nonstick... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
PIKE fraternity makes their way back to UO Steve Prefontaine’s fraternity is making a return to the University of Oregon
PIKE fraternity makes their way back to UO
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 5 days ago
Steve Prefontaine’s fraternity is making a return to the University of Oregon. Originally founded in 1931 at UO, the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity is striving to gain men who promote university leadership,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Watch out for these junior football recruitsThe attention now shifts to the current junior football players who will sign t
Watch out for these junior football recruits
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
The attention now shifts to the current junior football players who will sign their national letters of intent as seniors next year at National Signing Day. The local area has several high school football players that could sign with major Division... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Watch out for these junior football recruitsThe attention now shifts to the current junior football players who will sign t
Watch out for these junior football recruits
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
The attention now shifts to the current junior football players who will sign their national letters of intent as seniors next year at National Signing Day. The local area has several high school football players that could sign with major Division... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Commentary: Setting the record straight about wolves, ranchingIt is a FACT wolves are predators and brutal ones at that. Are they “terrorists
Commentary: Setting the record straight about wolves, ranching
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
It is a FACT wolves are predators and brutal ones at that. Are they “terrorists?” Do they terrorize? We can argue the adjective, noun or the verb, but there is no denying that wolves are vicious killers. Do wolves just follow their instincts... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Biz BuzzOpeningThe Collection at RiverPark announced last month that Victoria’s Secret
Biz Buzz
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
OpeningThe Collection at RiverPark announced last month that Victoria’s Secret will join its line-up of fashion retailers this summer. … We Rock the Spectrum-Simi Valley, a new autism-friendly, sensory-safe kids gym, opened last month in Simi Valley.... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon family dairy upgrades the old-fashioned wayNo one in the Schoch family bats an eye when strange cars pull into their drive
Oregon family dairy upgrades the old-fashioned way
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
No one in the Schoch family bats an eye when strange cars pull into their driveway. Most park near a building in the back, hop out and put their money in one of two old coffee cans that say "Milk $4" or "Eggs $4/doz." Every other day, married couple... Read more
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New America Media
Happy Hearts: Study Shows Owning Pets Can Lower Seniors’ Blood PressurePhoto:Evelyn Schmidt’s dog Pauley is always close by her side at Moran Vista Se
Happy Hearts: Study Shows Owning Pets Can Lower Seniors’ Blood Pressure
New America Media / Posted 6 days ago
Photo:Evelyn Schmidt’s dog Pauley is always close by her side at Moran Vista Senior Living, a pet-friendly facility that even built a dog park. (Colin Mulvany/Spokane-Review) SPOKANE, Wash.--The black and white papillon snuggled his freckled nose... Read more
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KIVI Boise
National Signing Day for IdahoEagle High School Signing Day: Josh Gliege—Texas A&M--golf Connor Armstrong—M
National Signing Day for Idaho
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
Eagle High School Signing Day: Josh Gliege—Texas A&M--golf Connor Armstrong—Monmouth College—lacrosse Justin Walker—University of Idaho—football Martha Tooley—College of Idaho—softball Bradie Fillmore—University of California,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Beavers earn top 40 recruiting classCORVALLIS, Ore. -- Wednesday was National Signing Day, so the Oregon State Univ
Beavers earn top 40 recruiting class
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Wednesday was National Signing Day, so the Oregon State University football program was hard at work finalizing its 2016 recruiting class. The Beavers' class was ranked No. 39 nationally by ESPN, a big jump from last season when... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegationSAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safet
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegation
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safety Ryan Murphy at a San Jose motel Tuesday involved pimping allegations against him and a friend, though only the friend was cited, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegationSAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safet
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegation
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safety Ryan Murphy at a San Jose motel Tuesday involved pimping allegations against him and a friend, though only the friend was cited, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegationSAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safet
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegation
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safety Ryan Murphy at a San Jose motel Tuesday involved pimping allegations against him and a friend, though only the friend was cited, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegationSAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safet
Bust that ensnared Broncos' Ryan Murphy involved pimping allegation
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- A prostitution bust that ensnared now-inactive Denver Broncos safety Ryan Murphy at a San Jose motel Tuesday involved pimping allegations against him and a friend, though only the friend was cited, according to a source familiar with the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Broncos practice squad player sent home after prostitution stingThe Denver Broncos sent home a practice squad player after he was questioned by
Broncos practice squad player sent home after prostitution sting
Reuters Sports News / Posted 7 days ago
The Denver Broncos sent home a practice squad player after he was questioned by police in a prostitution sting ahead of this Sunday's Super Bowl in the San Francisco Bay Area. Ryan Murphy, 23, was detained and questioned at a hotel in San Jose on... Read more
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The Maui News
Richard Ikaika Renaud III* GPA: 3.97 (honors biology, chemistry) * SPORTS: Cross country, track and fie
Richard Ikaika Renaud III
The Maui News / Posted 7 days ago
* GPA: 3.97 (honors biology, chemistry) * SPORTS: Cross country, track and field, paddling, soccer * FAMILY: Richard and Puanani Renaud of Pukalani * ACTIVITIES: Peer Mediation, National Honor Society, Hawaiian Ensemble,... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Broncos player detained, questioned in Santa Clara County Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos practice squad safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murph
Broncos player detained, questioned in Santa Clara County Sheriff's prostitution sting
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos practice squad safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was sent home after being questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Broncos player detained, questioned in Santa Clara County Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos practice squad safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murph
Broncos player detained, questioned in Santa Clara County Sheriff's prostitution sting
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos practice squad safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was sent home after being questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Broncos player and East Bay native questioned in prostitution stingRelated Stories A Denver Broncos player, who grew up in the East Bay, has been
Broncos player and East Bay native questioned in prostitution sting
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 days ago
Related Stories A Denver Broncos player, who grew up in the East Bay, has been sent back to Colorado by the team, after police questioned him about a prostitution sting in San Jose. Ryan Murphy is a rookie safety on the Broncos' practice squad. He... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Broncos player detained in San Jose prostitution stingBroncos safety and Oakland native Ryan Murphy was sent home ahead of Super Bowl
Broncos player detained in San Jose prostitution sting
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
Broncos safety and Oakland native Ryan Murphy was sent home ahead of Super Bowl 50 after being questioned by the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department following a prostitution sting at a San Jose motel Tuesday. Murphy was detained, questioned and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Broncos player detained in San Jose prostitution stingBroncos safety and Oakland native Ryan Murphy was sent home ahead of Super Bowl
Broncos player detained in San Jose prostitution sting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Broncos safety and Oakland native Ryan Murphy was sent home ahead of Super Bowl 50 after being questioned by the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department following a prostitution sting at a San Jose motel Tuesday. Murphy was detained, questioned and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questione
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose,... Read more
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The Daily Review
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questione
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questione
Broncos safety Ryan Murphy detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting
Oakland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose,... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Broncos safety detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questione
Broncos safety detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting
The Fremont Argus / Posted 7 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Broncos safety detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution stingSAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questione
Broncos safety detained, questioned in Sheriff's prostitution sting
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
SAN JOSE -- Denver Broncos safety and Bay Area native Ryan Murphy was questioned by authorities during a prostitution sting that involved his brother Tuesday, according to sources familiar with the investigation. The encounter occurred in San Jose,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Bend hires new business advocate | News - Home The city of Bend recently hired Ben Hemson as its new busines
Bend hires new business advocate
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| News - Home The city of Bend recently hired Ben Hemson as its new business advocate. Hemson moved to Bend from Portland, where he worked as an advocate for gas utilities in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Going to the gym could be making you SICK - and here's howIf you've been hitting the gym more than usual in an effort to beat the post-fe
Going to the gym could be making you SICK - and here's how
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
If you've been hitting the gym more than usual in an effort to beat the post-festive bulge, you better be careful - because it could be making you SICK. That's the view of experts who are warning that moist, sweaty work-out rooms - particularly busy... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Snowpack makes scientists optimistic about water supply | News - Home POSTED: 10:11 PM PST February 1, 2016 Natural Resources Cons
Snowpack makes scientists optimistic about water supply
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 10:11 PM PST February 1, 2016 Natural Resources Conservation Service Oregon snowpack readings are in sharp... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Man accused of Corvallis crime spree, kidnapping, assaultA 20-year-old man allegedly tried to carjack at least two people before success
Man accused of Corvallis crime spree, kidnapping, assault
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
A 20-year-old man allegedly tried to carjack at least two people before successfully climbing in the back of a woman's car and holding a gun to her head as he forced her to drive around Corvallis, police said Monday. Trenton Huber, 20, of Corvallis... Read more
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The Columbian
Scientists impressed by Oregon snowpack, predict mild summerSALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s snowpack remained abundant in January and scientists are
Scientists impressed by Oregon snowpack, predict mild summer
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon’s snowpack remained abundant in January and scientists are beginning to make optimistic predictions about the state’s summer weather.The Statesman Journal reports that the snowpack is at or above normal throughout the state and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Scientists impressed by Oregon snowpack, predict mild summer | News - Home Natural Resources Conservation Service Oregon snowpack readi
Scientists impressed by Oregon snowpack, predict mild summer
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
| News - Home Natural Resources Conservation Service Oregon snowpack readings are in sharp contrast to dry winter a year ago,... Read more
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Business Insider
Frying these foods will give you a major boost in important disease-fighting vitaminsWhile frying can reduce the nutritional value of most foods, there's an excepti
Frying these foods will give you a major boost in important disease-fighting vitamins
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
While frying can reduce the nutritional value of most foods, there's an exception to the rule: When you expose carotenoids to high temperatures, energy from the heat breaks them down. This makes it easier for the body to absorb into your blood... Read more
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redOrbit
Researchers halt the progression of ALS in miceJanuary 29, 2016 by Brett Smith In a new study published by the Neurobiology
Researchers halt the progression of ALS in mice
redOrbit / Posted 9 days ago
January 29, 2016 by Brett Smith In a new study published by the Neurobiology of Disease journal, researchers working with mice claim to have halted the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
UNC sports roundup for Feb. 1University of Northern Colorado women’s tennis shuts out Metro State The Unive
UNC sports roundup for Feb. 1
Greeley Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
University of Northern Colorado women’s tennis shuts out Metro State The University of Northern Colorado women’s tennis team picked up its second-straight shutout Sunday in a 7-0 win over Metro State University, Denver. Lea Krajcovicova, UNC’s No.... Read more
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Science Daily
Future for charismatic pika not as daunting as once fearedBut a new study, published this week in the journal Global Change Biology, pain
Future for charismatic pika not as daunting as once feared
Science Daily / Posted 10 days ago
But a new study, published this week in the journal Global Change Biology, paints a different, more complex future for this rock-dwelling little lagomorph -- the same order that includes rabbits and hares. Pikas may survive, even thrive, in some... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here are a bunch of foods that are actually more nutritious if you fry them with oilThat's right, some foods are actually more nutritious after you fry them with o
Here are a bunch of foods that are actually more nutritious if you fry them with oil
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
That's right, some foods are actually more nutritious after you fry them with oil. For most foods, frying will reduce nutritional value, but there's an exception to the rule: It's a group of foods that contain significant amounts of the organic... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here are a bunch of foods that are actually more nutritious if you fry them with oilThat's right, some foods are actually more nutritious after you fry them with o
Here are a bunch of foods that are actually more nutritious if you fry them with oil
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
That's right, some foods are actually more nutritious after you fry them with oil. For most foods, frying will reduce nutritional value, but there's an exception to the rule: It's a group of foods that contain significant amounts of the organic... Read more
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