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Sep 15, 2014
Contaminated Water in Two States Linked to Faulty Shale Gas Wells

Note: Thomas Darrah is available for additional comment at (614) 688-2132 or...

Sep 12, 2014
New $798K Grant Funds Study of Marine Microorganisms’ Response to Ocean Acidification

DURHAM, N.C. – Researchers at the Duke University Marine Lab in Beaufort, N.C., have received a...

Sep 11, 2014
$4.43M Geo-Genomics Initiative Aims to Shed Light on Tropical Biodiversity

DURHAM, N.C. – Scientists from North and South America have joined forces in an ambitious five-...

Sep 11, 2014
New NSF Grant Will Fund Study on Environmental Impacts of Frac Fluids

DURHAM, N.C. – The National Science Foundation has awarded a $258,000, three-year grant to a...

Rising Tide 2013 Certificate Ceremony (Duke Photography) Sep 08, 2014
23 Students to Take Part in Rising TIDE Program in Diversity and Inclusiveness

DURHAM, N.C. – Twenty-three students have been selected to take in the Nicholas School of the...

Peat Bog, Wikipedia Commons Sep 02, 2014
New Research Grant Will Support Study of Carbon Cycling in Peatlands

DURHAM, N.C. – Curtis J. Richardson, director of the Duke University Wetland Center, has...

Getty image Aug 25, 2014
16 Top Experts to Present at Energy Industry Fundamentals Conference on Aug. 28

DURHAM, N.C. – Sixteen of the Research Triangle’s leading experts on energy systems, economics...

iStock photo Aug 19, 2014
Exporting U.S. Coal to Asia Could Drop Emissions 21 Percent

Note: Dalia Patiño-Echeverri can be reached for additional comment at (919) 613...

minke whale (photo by Ari Friedlaender) Aug 14, 2014
Minke Whales Lunge up to 100 Times an Hour to Feed under Sea Ice

(Editor’s note: This report is based on a story originally published in “Inside JEB,” the online...

nutrient coupling (Photo by Alison Appling) Aug 11, 2014
States, Traits and Nutrient Coupling: A New Model for Measuring Physiology

Note to editors: Alison Appling can be reached for additional comment at (919) 964-0196 or...

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