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Fruit in the hills

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 22 Sep 2021
It's a hot Tuesday in July, and the Fruit Research Station, operated by the University of Arkansas System's Division of Agriculture, is hopping ... "I first visited the station in late July 1979 ... The first resident director was Cole Westbrook, for whom the main building at the current research station is named ... That station no longer operates.

Nanjing exhibition tells 'heartbreaking' stories of 'comfort women'

China Daily 22 Sep 2021
Su Zhiliang, a professor at Shanghai Normal University and director of the university's Research Center for Comfort Women, said the Imperial Japanese Army established at least 1,000 "comfort women" stations in China ... "More than 20 of China's provinces and municipalities had the stations.

New York, New Jersey Students to Hear from NASA's Space Station Crew

Finger Lakes Times 22 Sep 2021
21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from New York and New Jersey will have an opportunity this week to hear from NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station ... See videos and lesson plans highlighting research on the International Space Station at..

Agri ministry committed to research and development

The Gleaner 22 Sep 2021
THE EDITOR, Madam. The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries has noted, with concern, the Letter of the Day in The Gleaner of September 21, 2021, headlined ‘Save Grove Place Research Station’, that erroneously states that “sites for research... .

SPACE NEWS: NASA Introduces New Mission Directorates Jim Free and Kathy Lueders

Space Coast Daily 22 Sep 2021
This reorganization positions NASA and the United States for success as we venture farther out into the cosmos than ever before, all while supporting the continued commercialization of space and research on the International Space Station,” said Nelson ... “The space station is the ...

UPEI researchers install 39 weather stations to 'fill in the grid' for climate information

CBC 22 Sep 2021
A team of researchers from the UPEI Climate Lab has spent the summer installing 39 new weather stations across the province, in the hopes of getting a fuller picture of how the climate varies across the Island ... .

Somali teacher happy to chart a new course

China Daily 22 Sep 2021
He gained a doctorate in diplomacy, and was then recruited by a postdoctoral research station at the Wuhan University of Technology ... and for five years, he volunteered at a police station in Wuhan helping foreigners deal with daily problems related to housing, traffic and visas.

NCST asks Odisha, AP to study Polavaram’s impact on tribal people

Deccan Chronicle 22 Sep 2021
Kakinada ... The NCST further asked AP government to submit a compliance report in this regard ... Commission member Ananta Nayak, along with V ... Meanwhile, officials from Central Water and Power Research Station inspected instrumentation works at the Polavaram Irrigation Project on Tuesday. They included M. Selva Balan, scientist-E; J.K ... Sudhakar Babu ....

Letter of the Day | Save Grove Place Research Station

The Gleaner 21 Sep 2021
THE EDITOR, Madam. The colonial administration had foreseen the need for Jamaica to progress among other agricultural-based colonies like New Zealand and Australia, and invest in procuring sites for research work, such as Caenwood and Orange... .

NASA reorganizes to prepare for future missions to the Moon and Mars

Engadget 21 Sep 2021
"This reorganization positions NASA and the United States for success as we venture farther out into the cosmos than ever before, all while supporting the continued commercialization of space and research on the International Space Station," Nelson said.

‘Together we’re stronger’: Coalition advocates for sequoia conservation

The Daily Californian 21 Sep 2021
“In terms of the impact on the giant sequoia population, this is unprecedented and pretty shocking,” said Ariel Thomson Roughton, the Berkeley Forests research stations manager ... Boiano noted that 11 land managers, with the assistance of UC Berkeley researchers, have collectively ...

Toy company seeks ‘Chief Storytelling Officer.’ Your kid could earn $10,000

Penn Live 21 Sep 2021
Does your son or daughter have a vivid imagination and love to tell stories? ... The company also makes accessories for the animals such as a show ring or travel trailer for horses, barns and stables, a dinosaur research station, animal rescue truck and helicopter ... The deadline to apply is Sept. 30 ... 25 ... .

New forest supervisor selected for Wallowa-Whitman National Forest

Capital Press 21 Sep 2021
PORTLANDThe U.S. Forest Service has named a new forest supervisor for the Wallowa-Whitman National Forest in northeast Oregon ... McKinney, who has a master's degree in fisheries science and statistics from Oregon State University, has also worked as an aquatic analyst at the Forest Service's Pacific Northwest Research Station in Corvallis, Ore ... ....

Huge rockfall at Squamish Stawamus Chief climbing destination

Castanet 21 Sep 2021
Anne Bright awoke at 1.34 a.m. on Monday to what she thought was thunder ... The window panes were rattling, reverberating with the sound ... Seismic readings from the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology show that a station at Watts Point registered the earth-shaking event at the popular climbing area ... This would create stress fractures ... ....