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2009-10-01 12:05:20

Palynomorphs from sediment core give proof to sudden warming in mid-Miocene era.

2009-09-14 12:46:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nuvilex, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NVLX) announces today that results from the Company's ongoing sponsored research studies indicate that Oraphyte(TM) can control nematode infestation pre-plant and post-plant in several species of turfgrass.

2009-06-24 22:39:00

Sean Ochinko capped a five-run sixth inning with a two-run single Wednesday, vaulting LSU to the NCAA baseball championship with an 11-4 win over Texas. The Tigers won their sixth national title, all of them coming in the last 18 years.

2009-06-22 23:01:06

Mikie Mahtook had an RBI single in the 11th Monday to give LSU to a 7-6 win over Texas in the opener of the College World Series in Omaha. D.J.

2009-06-19 20:25:46

Home runs by Blake Dean, Tyler Hanover and Ryan Schimpf powered LSU into the finals of the College World Series Friday with a 14-5 blasting of Arkansas. The game was delayed at the start for 2 ½ hours by rain, after which the Tigers pounded out 16 hits and scored in six different innings. Anthony Ranaudo got the win by working six shutout innings, giving up four hits and striking out five. LSU will take on either Texas or Arizona State for the NCAA championship in a best-of-three series...

2009-06-17 23:34:33

Andrew Darr doubled home Jarrod McKinney with one out in the 12th inning Wednesday, giving Arkansas a dramatic 4-3 college playoffs win over Virginia. The Cavaliers were eliminated from the College World Series and Arkansas set up a meeting with unbeaten LSU on Friday.

2009-06-15 22:36:21

Louis Coleman allowed one run in six innings Monday and Louisiana State routed Arkansas 9-1 in an elimination game in Bracket 1 of the College World Series. Coleman scattered six hits and three walks while striking out seven for LSU in the second game Monday.

2009-06-12 14:37:54

LSU's WAVCIS, or Wave-Current-Surge Information System for Coastal Louisiana, has a few new tricks up its sleeve in preparation for the 2009 hurricane season.

2009-05-20 13:45:47

Just as a changing radio landscape has made it tough for Foghat to get much airplay these days, so it is for birdsongs according to new research published in The American Naturalist.

2009-05-11 10:34:00

LSU BIOS program joins the Digital Arts Alliance BATON ROUGE, La., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pearson Foundation today announced plans to support, for the second year in a row, Louisiana State University's (LSU) Biology Intensive Orientation for Students (BIOS) program with scholarships and digital arts equipment.

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