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Wetlands Could Be Key In Revitalizing Acid Streams
2013-09-05 10:28:37

A team of University of Texas at Arlington biologists working with the U.S. Geological Survey has found that watershed wetlands can serve as a natural source for the improvement of streams polluted by acid rain.

2013-07-26 18:47:57

A new study of 100 private water wells in and near the Barnett Shale showed elevated levels of potential contaminants such as arsenic and selenium closest to natural gas extraction sites.

2013-07-11 13:09:48

Cyberbullying in the college environment can pose serious consequences for students’ living and learning environments, including physical endangerment.

2013-06-18 13:07:27

Newly published research from a University of Texas at Arlington communication team offers a groundbreaking perspective on the controversial use of unmanned aerial vehicles in journalism and mass communication, or “drone journalism.”

2013-04-08 12:11:38

People in their 20s don’t have much on their middle-aged counterparts when it comes to some fine motor movements, researchers from UT Arlington have found.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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