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Stories by Paige Brown

Colder Than Ice: Researchers Discover How Microbes Survive in Subfreezing Conditions

Colder Than Ice: Researchers Discover How Microbes Survive in Subfreezing Conditions

Most microbial researchers grow their microbes in petri-dishes to study how they grow and how they respond to damaging conditions. But researchers in Louisiana State University’s Department of Biological Sciences are doing something almost unheard of: studying microbes under freezing conditions to understand how organisms could survive for hundreds of thousands of years in deep [...]..

October 10, 2013 — Paige Brown

Zombie Ants and a Cultural Obsession

You’re in a dark forest, surrounded by misty fog and strange animal noises. You’re on a mission, jumping over traps and snares in search of something you’ve lost dear to you.

July 8, 2013 — Paige Brown

Catalytic Clothing-Purifying Air Goes Trendy

Catalytic Clothing is a ‘trendy’ solution to air quality and a daring environmental-fashion initiative started by former fashion designer Helen Storey and University of Sheffield Professor Anthony Ryan...

March 21, 2012 — Paige Brown
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Memorial Day Flash Sale

Memorial Day Flash Sale

How Smartphones Affect Mental Health