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Study to examine how extreme drought affects grasslands and their grasshoppers

By exposing insects to carefully controlled conditions, researchers will measure their effects on plant production, nutrient cycling, and related plant physiology and traits.

Long work hours and health: A surprising new finding

Psychology’s Gwenith Fisher co-authored a study examining the notion that working long hours negatively impacts health.

Recyclable plastic innovation named ‘Research of the Year 2018’

Eugene Chen’s lab develops new materials and methods for waste-free, sustainable polymers.

The full story on climate change requires the long view

A new study shows what nine different world regions have contributed to climate change since 1900, and what will happen moving forward.

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