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Nov 2019This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Thousands of volunteer observers across the country are contributing to an important effort to better understand phenology - the timing of seasonal events of plants and animals. The data that they collect can inform managers when to remove ...
Feb 15, 2019At 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.
Jul 2018This video explains how the aquarists monitor the lighting, water flow, water chemistry and nutrition in tanks with corals to ensure that they grow into colorful colonies.
Jul 2018This video explains how new and sick animals are quarantined and treated in the behind-the-scenes area known as the west wing.
Jul 2018This video explains how the giant Pacific octopus on display is housed, fed, and kept active with toys.
Jul 2018This video explains how the aquarists use scrubbing pads and a special vacuum to clean the sides of the tanks and the gravel in them. It also shows how cleaning tools are sanitized to prevent the spread of diseases.
Jul 2018This video explains how food is prepared and tailored to the needs of each species, including rockfish, pipefish, yellow tangs, skates, ratfish, sculpins and a moray eel.
Jul 2018This video explains how coral is propagated by snipping pieces from larger corals.