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Research Reveals Science Behind This Plant's Blue Berries

Research Reveals Science Behind This Plant’s Blue Berries

Lantana strigocamara in the Ramaley greenhouse on the CU Boulder campus. Credit: Patrick Campbell/CU Boulder On a beautiful fall day in 2019, Miranda Sinnott-Armstrong was walking down Pearl Street in Boulder, Colorado, when something caught her eye: a small, particularly shiny blue fruit, on a shrub known as Lantana strigocamare. While its tiny clusters of …

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Steve Stricker thought A LOT about LIV Golf. It’s worth listening to.

By: Nick Piastowski June 10, 2022 Dustin Johnson and Steve Stricker last year after USA won the Ryder Cup. Getty Images “The second biggest story in golf this week is over in London,” the reporter said. “Yeah,” said Steve Stricker. And that’s how most of those exchanges went. Player questions about the new Saudi-funded LIV …

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Scientists seek to expand field of eDNA research ‘without stifling creativity’

Environment | Search | Science | UW News Blog June 9, 2022 Research scientist Maya Garber-Yonts, left, and postdoctoral researcher Erin D’Agnese work in the lab as part of the new eDNA collaboration at UW.Eily Andruszkiewicz Allan A new effort at the University of Washington aims to accelerate eDNA research by supporting existing projects and …

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June 9-12: Live arts, music, shows and entertainment in and around Manchester

This week’s roundup of live entertainment in and around Manchester is brought to you by A. Robert Dionne of Ted Herbert Music School & Rentals. Email your entertainment events to [email protected] for review. Be sure to add your events to the InkLink Community Calendar for possible inclusion in the live radio report on WMNH 95.3 …

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Monroe educator is Connecticut college science teacher of the year

MONROE, CT – Melissa Carter grew up in Monroe and embarked on a 19-year teaching career after graduating from Masuk High School in the Class of 1998. In the Monroe Public School District, she is one of the first teachers to establish the Jockey Hollow Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) Academy 11 years ago. …

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UM’s Cavinder twins are proof that NIL can benefit female athletes

Haley Cavinder (left) and her twin sister Hanna (right) announced their transfer from Fresno State to the University of Miami. They are social media sensations with four million TikTok followers and 800,000 Instagram followers. Eric Paul Zamora Fresno Bee via AP The one-year anniversary of the NCAA’s relaxed NIL policy is just weeks away and …

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On Broadway, more visibility, yes, but also an invisible threat | Entertainment News

By MARK KENNEDY, AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK (AP) — At a luncheon for Tony Award nominees last month, veteran theater producer Ron Simons looked around and smiled. It seemed appropriate that the gathering took place at The Rainbow Room. “I can guarantee you that I haven’t seen so many people of color represented in …

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Underwater Pharmacy: Meet the scientists raiding the ocean medicine cabinet

Mud and sponges probably aren’t high on most divers’ bucket lists. But scientist and explorer Professor Brian Murphy, based at the University of Illinois at Chicago, has his sights set on sediments lurking at the bottom of lakes and slimy animals clinging to submerged shipwrecks. And for good reason. When he brought back a drop …

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