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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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OSU scientists: Those fragrances you enjoy? Dinosaurs liked them first

George Poinar has found evidence that floral scents likely originated in primitive flowers up to 100 million years ago to lure potential pollinators.

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Size the main factor in predicting how calcifying organisms will respond to ocean acidification

While completing her PhD in the Department of Integrative Biology, Allison Barner discovered that "organismal size is the best predictor of an individual's physiological performance under acidified conditions."

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We've Only Really Protected 2 Percent of the Ocean

"We need blue parks as well -- highly and fully protected areas in the ocean," said Jane Lubchenco.

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This aquatic grass could help shellfish threatened by ocean acidification

Graduate student Caitlin Magel is investigating how eelgrass may sequester carbon and benefit oyster aquaculture.

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