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Posted Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:15:00 -0700
The annual University of Idaho Twilight Tour will bring together fun, practical science and food Wednesday, July 18, for farmers and others at the Kimberly Research and Extension Center. The Twilight Tour will run from 5-8 p.m. at the agricultural research farm located at 3806 North 3600 East, a mile northeast of Kimberly along Idaho Highway 50. Tour goers will learn about the seldom-seen life of crops under the soil and the potato’s life story from field to table Read more
Posted Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:00:00 -0700
University of Idaho researchers are trying to answer questions that could help slow the spread of antibiotic drug resistance, develop techniques to produce vaccines more quickly and help with treatment of malaria thanks to three federal grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The awards to Eva Top, Craig Miller and Holly Wichman in the College of Science and Shirley Luckhart in the colleges of Science and Agricultural and Life Sciences, total nearly $5 million to support multiyear studies aimed at improving disease treatment.
Posted Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:23:00 -0700
Here’s a recipe for some fun: cotton bandannas, red cabbage, vinegar and baking soda. Combine all four ingredients and add some artistic license. This Saturday, June 30, children will exercise their creativity in the age-old art form of using natural ingredients to dye fabric from 9 a.m. to noon at the Moscow Farmers Market. The result will be another episode of the Summer of Science series sponsored by the University of Idaho College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Read more