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Garter Snakes Used to Be All Over Portland. Where Did They Go?

We may not see many garter snakes in big cities, but Bob Mason says they're doing fine in the grand scheme of things.

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Three Oregon State University researchers earn rank of AAAS fellow

David Maddison was selected for his work in phylogenetic systematics, "including software tools that revolutionize how phylogenetics are studied, and advances in beetle evolutionary biology." Congratulations, David!

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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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