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2013-08-26 23:23:29

Red Comet, an accredited, self-paced, online high school, launches a credit course on Veterinary Science. Prosser, WA (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Red Comet

2013-08-17 23:02:48

Alcohol abuse among college students is rampant and now Washington State is instituting new on-campus regulations to reduce binge drinking.

2013-06-27 13:27:58

Two university researchers say environmental restrictions have become unnecessarily restrictive and expensive—on Mars.

2013-03-05 11:49:27

Fishers near marine protected areas end up traveling farther to catch fish but maintain their social and economic well-being.

2013-02-20 12:36:47

Viewers of primetime crime dramas, like NCIS, CSI or Law & Order, are more inclined than non-viewers to see themselves intervening on behalf of the victim of a sexual assault.

2012-08-30 21:32:24

Researchers have identified a way in which men can develop prostate cancer after contracting trichomoniasis, a curable but often overlooked sexually transmitted disease.

2012-08-30 13:10:19

When Washington State University and U.S. Department of Agriculture veterinary scientist Don Knowles got word three years ago that a rare but deadly infection was discovered among a group of horses in south Texas, he felt a jolt of adrenaline.

2012-08-08 22:22:25

Washington State University researchers have documented an underappreciated suite of players in global warming: dams, the water reservoirs behind them, and surges of greenhouse gases as water levels go up and down.

2012-08-07 23:19:03

Forests hammered by windstorms, avalanches and wildfires may appear blighted, but a Washington State University researcher says such disturbances can be key to maximizing an area's biological diversity.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.