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Miles Quoted in Article on Lizard Extinction Research, Climate Change

Dr. Donald Miles

Dr. Donald Miles, Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, was extensively quoted in a Behemian article headlined “Lizard Vision : Groundbreaking lizard extinction research could predict the wrath of climate change—and what to do about it.” …Sinervo’s frequent research collaborator Donald Miles, a fellow lizard expert and professor at […]

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August 15, 2019 at 3:27 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Duschinski Writes: ‘International Community Must Intervene on Kashmir

Dr. Haley Duschinsk

Dr. Haley Duschinski co-authored a column in Open Democracy headlined “The international community must intervene on Kashmir: Kashmiris need self-determination, not military occupation.” Duschinski is Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Law, Justice & Culture at Ohio University. Her co-authors are Mona Bhan, who also co-edited […]

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August 15, 2019 at 8:11 amFaculty in the News In the News

Chornock Explores a Supernovae in Ohio Today’s ‘Dark Star’

Dr. Ryan Chornock. Photo by Rob Hardin

Dr. Ryan Chornock, Assistant Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University, was featured in an episode of Ohio Today radio headlined “Dark Star.” In this episode of Ohio Today radio, Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy Ryan Chornock leads us on an exploration of supernovae – the universe’s most […]

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August 13, 2019 at 5:54 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Stigall Quoted about Discovery of Spaceship-Shaped Cambrian Arthropod

Dr. Alycia Stigall

Dr. Alycia L. Stigall, Professor of Geological Sciences at Ohio University, was quoted in a PBS NOVA story headlined “Meet Cambroraster falcatus, the sediment-sifting ‘Roomba’ of the Cambrian: This crustacean-like critter stalked the seas half a billion years ago.” …One of the first features Moysiuk took notice of was Cambroraster’s […]

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August 13, 2019 at 3:24 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Mda: Toni Morrison ‘Imbued Me with the Courage to Stretch the Limits of Myth’

Dr. Zakes Mda

Dr. Zakes Mda, retired Professor of English at Ohio University, was quoted in a Black News Zone story about the passing of Toni Morrison headlined “Nobel literature laureate who transformed American lite…” Morrison, who died Aug. 5, grew up in Lorain, Ohio. And Zakes Mda, the renowned South African novelist, […]

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August 8, 2019 at 8:16 amFaculty in the News In the News

Stigall Takes a Much Closer Look at Species Evolution

Building block model of the earth system that produced the Great Ordovician Biodiversificaiton Event.  Figure from Stigall et al., 2019. Credit: Christian Rasmussen

Stigall Publishes Landmark Review of the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event When Earth’s species were rapidly diversifying nearly 500 million years ago, that evolution was driven by complex factors including global cooling, more oxygen in the atmosphere, and more nutrients in the oceans. But it took a combination of many global […]

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July 23, 2019 at 4:53 pmFaculty in the News In the News Research

Messenger Quotes Fogt on June’s Heavy Rains

Dr. Ryan Fogt

Dr. Ryan Fogt, Associate Professor of Geography at Ohio University, was quoted in a June 23 Athens Messenger article headlined “What’s with all the rain?” Ryan Fogt, the director of Ohio University’s Scalia Lab for Atmospheric Analysis, said Athens has received 3 inches of precipitation in the last week and […]

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July 5, 2019 at 8:32 amFaculty in the News In the News