Ohio State University

'We Don't Planet' Episode 9: The Cosmic Distance Ladder

Measuring truly astronomical distances is a challenging task, but it can be accomplished by leveraging one distance measure off another to build up …

Universe

How the buzz of a bumblebee is actually a superpower

Buzz pollination helps them go where other pollinators can’t.<p>The buzz of a bumblebee is more than the sum of its sounds – it’s actually the insect …

Bees

Tomboys were a trend 100 years ago, but mostly to bring up the birth rate for white babies

Fear of diminishing broodstock got the gals going outdoors<p>“A girl should be a tomboy during the tomboy age and the more of a tomboy she is, the …

Culture

OSU Grad Cuts ‘Ohio’ Into Michigan-Loving Neighbor’s Yard

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekcThe Michigan and Ohio State rivalry just isn’t what it use to be.In the last 10 years Michigan has only managed to beat …

College & University

The Hurry Up: Another Quarterback Tosses Hat into Ring for 2019 While In-State Prospects Talk Camp Visit

on June 21, 2017 at 6:50 pm @andrewmlind<p>Jay Amburgey<p>The Hurry Up is your nightly dose of updates from the Ohio State football recruiting trail, …

College & University

Vest sees through chests, to check heart patients' lungs

According to The Ohio State University, over half of all patients who are treated for heart failure end up back in the hospital within six months, …

Medicine

Ohio State Hits the Ground Running on the Recruiting Trail Under New Coaching Staff

"That first hour, we started making calls and contacting [recruits]," Holtmann said. "We hit the ground running. This place is incredible. People …

College & University

This Juneteenth, #40Acres40cities is reclaiming land as a form of reparations

No one is getting a mule, but a free people can occupy land<p>Monday marks Juneteenth, otherwise known as freedom on CP time.<p>Yes, President Abraham …

Black History

4-Star 2019 OT Doug Nester Announces Top 5 Schools

Doug Nester, a top 2019 offensive tackle recruit, released a new top five schools list.<p>Nester, a Huntington, West Virginia native, is the No. 2 …

College & University

Better Know a Buckeye: Ellijah Gardiner

This week's <i>Better Know a Buckeye</i> feature continues with a profile of Ellijah Gardiner, a wide receiver from Kemp, Texas.Ellijah Gardiner • <b><br>Size</b>: 6-4/200</b> …

College & University

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Acetaminophen | International Business Times

Acetaminophen, more commonly known as Tylenol, is one of the most popular over-the-counter pain medications we encounter. Popping a couple Tylenol …

Pain

Michigan Distance Star, Georgia Mosher, Verbally Commits to Ohio State

By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Two-time Michigan high school Division I champion <b>Georgia Mosher</b> has made a verbal commitment to swim for The Ohio State …

College & University

Is Blue Light Bad For Your Health?

Sleep

Ohio State offers new football and basketball prospects

Ohio State was aggressive on the recruiting front this weekend.To say it’s been busy in Columbus, Ohio as of late would be more than an …

College & University

Why the 'peculiar' stands out in our memory

Memories that stick with us for a lifetime are those that fit in with a lot of other things we remember – but have a slightly weird twist. It’s this …

The Brain

The Hurry Up: Top-Rated Ohioan Recaps Camp Visit While Four-Star Defensive End Includes Buckeyes in Top 10

A SHORT TRIP DOWN RIVER<br>A number of highly rated prospects made their way to the Woody Hayes Athletic Center on Saturday for Ohio State's final …

College & University

Climate alarmists promote ridiculous ‘food violence’ argument — but facts wreck every word

A new study by researchers at Ohio State University claims existing research shows climate change will cause increased food scarcity and violence and their new study reveals the best way to stop these “food riots” is to have strong, “capable governments” to ensure stability. However, despite these …

Climate Change

Amazon’s Deal for Whole Foods Seen as Ideal for Urban Pickup and Delivery Hubs

Adding the more-than-430 Whole Foods stores could expand Amazon’s neighborhood network at least fivefold, logistics experts say<p>Amazon.com Inc.’s purchase of Whole Foods Market Inc. could fill an important logistics gap for the online retailer, providing hundreds of stores perfectly positioned to …

Logistics

Students Committed to Equine Medicine Receive Scholarships

A total of 33 vet students preparing for equine medicine careers have received a combined $102,000 in financial support.

College & University

Cocaine trafficking is destroying Central America’s forests

Kendra McSweeney knew that something was off. When the geographer at The Ohio State University in Columbus traveled to Honduras’s La Mosquitia region …

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Antarctic ice melt tied to El Nino warming

Melting of West Antarctic Ice Sheet could become a major contributor to rising sea levels around the globe<p>You may credit the El Nino weather …

Climate Change

Who are the Scholar-Athlete Award winners?

Introduced in May 1982, the Dispatch Motorists Insurance Group Scholar-Athlete Awards annually honor the best and brightest high school students in …

College & University

A Texas-Sized Area of Antarctica Turned to Slush Last Year

A slush puddle nearly twice the size of California appeared in Antarctica in January of 2016, according to a new paper in <i>Nature Communications</i> that marks one of the first times scientists have documented the fact that Antarctica is actually melting from above because of warm air.<p>Researchers have …

Climate Change

The Political Dealmaking That Finally Brought Hawaii Statehood

And what Puerto Rico can learn from the prolonged process

Puerto Rico

'We Don't Planet' Episode 8: Gravitational Waves

When Albert Einstein first began developing what would eventually become the theory of general relativity, he probably wasn’t suspecting the full …

Astrophysics

UM athletics predicts record spending, revenue for 2017-18

The University of Michigan expects to spend a school-record $180.4 million to run its athletic department in 2017-18 while predicting a record $182.4 …

College & University

Ohio State football and basketball programs dish out scholarships to top prospects

The Buckeyes entered the race for a number of elite recruits on Thursday.Ohio State already has a solid group of signal callers on campus and 2018 …

College & University

Stars Don't Always Go Supernova When They Die

Collapsing stars are a rare thing to witness. And when astronomers are able to catch a star in the final phase of its evolution, it is a veritable …

The Future

6 Ways Fatherhood Changes You, Backed by Science

Becoming a parent affects you both mentally and physically.The post 6 Ways Fatherhood Changes You, Backed by Science appeared first on Made Man.

Parenting

How a female-only line of salamanders 'steals' genes from unsuspecting males

Kleptogenesis gets a little less mysterious in a new study.<p>Imagine a lineage made up solely of women. Generation after generation, these females pilfer genes from males—not mating and reproducing in the usual way, but using sex as a means to collect genetic material that they can parcel out to …

Biology