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Flowers: Pistil leads pollen in life-and-death dance | ScienceDaily

Flowers: Pistil leads pollen in life-and-death dance | ScienceDaily | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Pollination, essential to much of life on earth, requires the explosive death of the male pollen tube in the female ovule. In new research, scientists describe the genetic and regulatory factors that compel the male's role in the process.
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Sun Valley Farming: 10 Urban Agriculture Projects in Phoenix | Before It's News

Sun Valley Farming: 10 Urban Agriculture Projects in Phoenix | Before It's News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

University of Arizona’s Cooperative Extension offers classes designed to teach job skills and nutrition to homeless men and women in Phoenix.

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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | KSWO (TV-Lawton OK)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WISTV (TV-Columbia, SC)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | KTEN (TV-Denison, TX)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WCSC (TV-Charleston, SC)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | KFJX (TV-Pittsburg KS)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Reducing chance of fires is cheaper than fighting them | Arizona Daily Star

Reducing chance of fires is cheaper than fighting them | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Thinning operations and managing natural burns are the way to go.
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Students teaching students | Douglas (AZ) Dispatch

Students teaching students | Douglas (AZ) Dispatch | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
For the past three years Darcy Tessman with the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension has been working with the Douglas youth.
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Fishing Expedition Reveals Viral Diversity in the Sea | Medical Xpress

Using lab-cultured bacteria as "bait," a team of scientists led by Matthew Sullivan has sequenced complete and partial genomes of about 10 million viruses from an ocean water sample in a single experiment.



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Generating a Genome to Feed the World: UA-led Team Sequences African Rice | Science Newsline

Generating a Genome to Feed the World: UA-led Team Sequences African Rice | Science Newsline | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
An international team of researchers led by the University of Arizona has sequenced the complete genome of African rice. The genetic information will enhance scientists' and agriculturalists' understanding of the growing patterns of African rice, as well as enable the development of new rice varieties that are better able to cope with increasing environmental stressors to help solve global hunger challenges.
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Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice | Science Codex

Generating a genome to feed the world: UA-led team sequences African rice | Science Codex | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
An international team of researchers led by the University of Arizona has sequenced the complete genome of African rice. The genetic information will enhance scientists' and agriculturalists' understanding of the growing patterns of African rice, as well
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Solution to World Hunger? Scientists Sequence Genome of African Rice to Solve 'Nine Billion People Question' | International Buisness Times - UK

Solution to World Hunger? Scientists Sequence Genome of African Rice to Solve 'Nine Billion People Question' | International Buisness Times - UK | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

University of Arizona researchers have sequenced the complete genome of African rice, enabling the development of new rice varieties that are better able to cope with increasing environmental stresses to help solve global hunger issues.

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Libraries battle bed bugs in books | The Olympian (Olympia, WA)

The vampire in the teen romance your daughter checked out from the library is fictional — but there could be a bloodsucker lurking in the book's binding that isn't make believe.
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Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise | MedicineNet

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WZVN (TV-Fort Myers, FL)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WNCT (TV-Greenville NC)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WTVM (TV-Columbus, GA)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | WLNE (TV-Providence, RI)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | KSFY (TV-Sioux Falls SD)

People who suffer long-term sleep problems after a divorce are at risk for a rise in blood pressure, a new study suggests.
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Graduates Struggle for Autonomy | Squared Away Blog | Center for Retirement Research

Graduates Struggle for Autonomy | Squared Away Blog | Center for Retirement Research | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

If buying a house or having children were once hallmarks of being a grown-up, something more basic marks a successful transition to adulthood today: financial self-sufficiency.

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Is Marriage (Really) Good For Your Health? | Parade (Magazine)

Is Marriage (Really) Good For Your Health? | Parade (Magazine) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Married people are healthier than single people, right? It depends, according to a new Brigham Young University study, which tracked the health and marital quality of over 1600 married couples over 20 years. Happily married folks were healthier—while couples who fought more were not.But the relationship between marital satisfaction and physical health is even more [...]

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Are Millennials redefining adulthood? | Medical Xpress

Are Millennials redefining adulthood? | Medical Xpress | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, a spouse, children and a home were among the most typical hallmarks of adulthood. But that definition may be changing, says one researcher involved in an ongoing University of Arizona study of young adults.
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Generating a genome to feed the world: African rice sequenced | Science Daily

Generating a genome to feed the world: African rice sequenced | Science Daily | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
An international team of scientists has sequenced the genome of African rice. The new information will enable scientists and agriculturalists to develop varieties of rice that can survive in a changing climate.
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African Rice Sequenced: A Genome To Feed The World | Science 2.0

African Rice Sequenced: A Genome To Feed The World | Science 2.0 | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Researchers have sequenced the complete genome of Oryza glaberrima (African rice), which will enhance scientists' and agriculturalists' understanding of the growing patterns of African rice, as well as enable the development of new rice varieties that are better able to cope with increasing environmental stressors to help solve global hunger challenges.

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Wasps Are Our Friends: Part IV | Scientific American

Wasps Are Our Friends: Part IV | Scientific American | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
When most people think of wasps, they imagine a stereotypically striped stinging insect. Such wasps are part of the family Vespidae, but they are, in fact, ...
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