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OSU study: Blood-sucking flies around 100 million years

George Poinar has found insects in amber from five regions around the world carrying preserved, identifiable pathogens and parasites.

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Brian Tanis wins Wood Award from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology

The Wood Student Research Award recognizes outstanding contributions for collections-based research on vertebrate evolution. Brian received his award at the 78th annual meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology in Albuquerque, New Mexico in October. Congratulations, Brian!

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TEDxSGH "How the fruit fly helped to understand your biological clock"

Listen to Jaga Giebultowicz present her TEDx talk on understanding our night/day rhythms.

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Oregon Now Has A Hypoxia Season, Just Like A Wildfire Season

"Every summer we live on the knife's edge and during many years we cross the threshold into danger -- including the past two years. When oxygen levels get low enough, many marine organisms who are place-bound, or cannot move away rapidly enough, die of oxygen starvation," said Francis Chan.

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Two IB researchers receive NSF postdoctoral fellowships

Congratulations to Allie Graham and John Sproul on receiving prestigious NSF postdoctoral fellowships!

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