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Purdue University and Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant deployed this environmental-sensing buoy in the Lak
A project involving Purdue University led to the launch of a Lake Michigan nearshore buoy that will provide boaters and beachgoers with more real-time data on lake conditions.
Janna Willoughby developed a novel approach for identifying endangered species by the rate of geneti
A Purdue University study presents a novel approach for identifying vertebrate populations at risk of extinction by estimating the rate of genetic diversity loss, a measurement that could help researchers and conservationists better identify and rank species that are threatened or endangered.
What's Going On in the U.S. Economy? August 2015 Capital Comments column
Students are back on campus at Purdue University, and it's back to the classroom for me, too. So I need to get my head together about what's happening in the U.S. economy.
Honey bee mimic drone fly (Photo credit: David Nicholls)
This has been a good year for insects that many people call sweat bees. At least it has been if the number of people inquiring about them is any indication.
Greenhouse and nursery growers will get the chance to be educated on a wide range of topics at the 2015 Greenhouse Educational Conference.
This year's record rainfall across parts of the Midwest could make it more difficult for grain producers to determine a late-season irrigation strategy, a Purdue and Michigan State Extension irrigation specialist says.
A study led by Indiana State Climatologist Dev Niyogi of Purdue University has determined that existing crop models can reliably forecast corn yields during times of climate variability, specifically the El Nino and La Nina systems that influence temperature and precipitation in certain growing seasons.
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