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The Yaquina Estuary and Its Inhabitants

This trail guide covers the flora and fauna you may see along the one-mile Yaquina Estuary nature trail. The trailhead is located on the east of the Hatfield Visitor Center.

OSU Sea Grant Publication

OSU Science on Tap presents Marijuana as Medicine

Feb 15, 2019
At OSU Science on Tap, Oregon State University researcher Jane Ishmael will present “Marijuana as Medicine,” an exploration of current trends in marijuana use and recent progress in understanding how cannabinoids act on the body.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Propagating Coral at Hatfield Marine Science Center's Visitor Center

This video explains how coral is propagated by snipping pieces from larger corals.

OSU Sea Grant Publication

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OSU Science on Tap presents Marijuana as Medicine

Feb 15, 2019
At OSU Science on Tap, Oregon State University researcher Jane Ishmael will present “Marijuana as Medicine,” an exploration of current trends in marijuana use and recent progress in understanding how cannabinoids act on the body.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Human encouragement might influence how dogs solve problems

Jun 6, 2018
Human encouragement might influence how dogs solve problems, according to a new Oregon State University study.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Blue Zones project aims to bolster health in four Oregon communities

Sep 27, 2017
Program based on five regions of the world where people live a long, productive life

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

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Rock on! Is this a classic rock or something else?

I'm currently a student at OSU and during one of my soil digs in my back yard my wife found a rock and she has since been wanting to know what it is and can't figure it out. Just curious if anyone can tell me from afar what type of rock this is? It is not magnetic but is fairly heavy for its size....

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