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Sleepless nights after divorce may be tied to blood pressure rise | My Fox Detroit

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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Bedbugs are drawn to certain colors, study finds | CNN

Bedbugs are drawn to certain colors, study finds | CNN | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The next time you're packing for a trip, you might want to reach for your brightest-colored luggage. It could help keep bedbugs away.
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Why This Animal's Pee Smells Like Hot Buttered Popcorn

Southeast Asia's bearcat has a movie-theater aroma, but it's not the only animal that smells like snack foods.
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Free Integrated Pesticide Management workshop offered May 5

Pest management in community environments, such as schools, homes, and related environments, is of high priority, especially due to the presence of children. Many of these places have pest management
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At Stake: Securing Your Tree’s Future

At Stake: Securing Your Tree’s Future | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
By Warren Tenney If you're working to make your landscape more water efficient, don't forget to add one of many drought-tolerant trees that thrive in the Metro Phoenix area. Trees can raise property value, save energy by shading walls and windows, and make great gifts to mark special occasions. Once established, drought-tolerant trees need minimal…
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Bedbugs are drawn to certain colors, study finds

Bedbugs are drawn to certain colors, study finds | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The next time you're packing for a trip, you might want to reach for your brightest-colored luggage. It could help keep bedbugs away.
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Bedbugs actually like certain colors over others

Bedbugs actually like certain colors over others | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The next time you're packing for a trip, you might want to reach for your brightest-colored luggage. It could help keep bedbugs away. A new study finds that bedbugs -- just like flies and other insects -- have favorite colors.
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Study: Bed bugs are drawn to certain colors

Study: Bed bugs are drawn to certain colors | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If you are taking a vacation this summer, you may already be dreaming about wasting days away at a beach. Recently, travelers have become concerned due to reports of bed bugs in hotels across the globe.
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Bedbugs are drawn to certain colors, study finds

(CNN) - The next time you're packing for a trip, you might want to reach for your brightest-colored luggage. It could help keep bedbugs away.A new study finds that bedbugs -- just like flies and o
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Students’ green thumbs help school farm grow

Students’ green thumbs help school farm grow | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Rio Rico High School students are cultivating fruits, vegetables and other plants, as well as raising chickens, as part of their school's agricultural science program.
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Amado food garden receiving help from across Southern Arizona

Amado food garden receiving help from across Southern Arizona | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Call it the little community garden that could. Progress is evident in the Community Food Bank-Amado's garden, and help is coming from unexpected directions.
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UA project aims to help in fight against Zika virus

UA project aims to help in fight against Zika virus | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona is helping in the fight against the Zika virus. New funding will help researchers figure out how Zika spreads. More than 300 cases...
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Faculty, Students Honored at Pillars of Excellence Ceremony | UA@Work

Faculty, Students Honored at Pillars of Excellence Ceremony | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Regents' Professors, University Distinguished Professors and University Distinguished Outreach Professors were honored.
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Farm Income is Down: One Economist's Advice

Farm Income is Down: One Economist's Advice | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U.S. farm income fell by 38% between 2014 and 2015 and is forecast to fall by another 3% this year.
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Facing switchbacks, pitching tents prepares teens for life | Arizona Daily Star

Facing switchbacks, pitching tents prepares teens for life | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
4-H leaders, teens embark on Grand Canyon hike of a lifetime
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Free printable nutrient deficiency charts for your garden plants

Free printable nutrient deficiency charts for your garden plants | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Here's a wonderful free resource to help you identify nutritional deficiencies in your garden plants.
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UA Ties Still Strong for Triple Crown Winner Baffert

UA Ties Still Strong for Triple Crown Winner Baffert | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Before he was the most renowned horse trainer in the world with a Triple Crown to his credit, Bob Baffert was a fixture at Arizona Stadium. From the time he was 10, Baffert, a Nogales native, used to regularly make the hourlong trek north to Tucson to cheer on the Arizona Wildcats. With some mix of his six siblings, Baffert would station himself in the "Knothole," a children's area in the south end zone of the stadium. He frantically cheered on the Wildcats, elated by the wins and crushed by the losses — a requirement for anyone with the last name Baffert.
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Bedbugs are Drawn to Certain Colors, Study Finds

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UA Class of 2016 Prepares for Evolving Job Market | UANews

UA Class of 2016 Prepares for Evolving Job Market | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
According to the Pew Research Center, the millennial generation  — defined as those born between 1981 and 1996 — surpassed Generation X to become the largest share of the American workforce in 2015, with 53.5 million millennials either holding jobs or seeking them. The University of Arizona's Class of 2016 is at the tail end of this generation. As such, it finds itself in a position to permanently shape the future of American employment.
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Gerard Ervin: Squandering Arizona's resources

Gerard Ervin: Squandering Arizona's resources | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Sunshine, children and water are keys to Arizona's future.
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What's Happening This Weekend 4/22/16

Editor’s note: The Get Out! calendar runs every Friday. To submit an item, email it to cruiz@wmicentral.com or mail it to P.O. Box 1570, Show Low, AZ 85902. Attn: Corrine Ruiz. Note: Please include location address of the event.
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Arizona’s voice in national water policy discussions

Arizona’s voice in national water policy discussions | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The drinking water crisis in Flint, Michigan, is a stark reminder of how we need to be vigilant when it comes to managing our water supply and planning for its future.
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Could global warming's top culprit help crops?

Could global warming's top culprit help crops? | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Many scientists fear that global warming will hit staple food crops hard, with heat stress, extreme weather events and water shortages. On the other hand, higher levels of carbon dioxide—the main cause of ongoing warming—i
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