Washington Wine Country Adds Rocky Reach American Viticulture Area

The New Region is Exclusively Home to Rocky Pond Estate Winery’s Rocky Reach Vineyard ORONDO, Wash., June 3, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Rocky Pond Estate Winery, the Washington producer crafting wines from their breathtaking sustainably farmed riverside and lakeside vineyards in the Columbia River Valley, recently received good news when their Flagship Double D … Read more

Science News Roundup: Scientists unveil image of ‘gentle giant’ black hole at Milky Way’s center; Intact, pregnant ichthyosaur fossil recovered from Patagonian glacier in Chile and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Symptoms linger two years for some; inflammatory protein patterns may provide long COVID clues The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by … Read more

Combining behavioral & data sciences to optimize chronic disease management

Digital tools have become an essential part of our lives. Online calendars guide our daily routine; Waze and Google Maps plan our routes – warning us of traffic or an accident ahead; websites and apps recommend restaurants nearby; and this is just to name a few. These technologies direct and redirect us, offering optimal guidance … Read more

Science News Roundup: Chinese findings on Mars suggest water existed for longer on planet’s surface; Intact, pregnant ichthyosaur fossil recovered from Patagonian glacier in Chile and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Symptoms linger two years for some; inflammatory protein patterns may provide long COVID clues The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by … Read more

How Climate Scientists Keep Hope Alive as Damage Worsens | Science News

By SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer In the course of a single year, University of Maine climate scientist Jacquelyn Gill lost both her mother and her stepfather. She struggled with infertility, then during research in the Arctic, she developed embolisms in both lungs, was transferred to an intensive care unit in Siberia and nearly died. … Read more

The science crisis | Washington Examiner

It has been called “galling” and “worse than we thought.” It risks demolishing the technocratic case for “expertise.” Nearly two decades into science’s replication crisis, have scholarships, researchers, and funding agencies learned anything? Like a plumbing nuisance-turned-emergency, the replication crisis emerged in dribs and drabs before gushing violently into the public’s consciousness. As early as … Read more

Life sciences industry in Washington state: New trade group chief on sustaining growth and bolstering workforce

Life Science Washington CEO Marc Cummings (left) with GeekWire reporter Charlotte Schubert in an interview at Life Science Innovation Northwest 2022. (Red Box Pictures Photo / Scott Eklund) Marc Cummings thinks a lot about how to ensure success for life science companies in the Pacific Northwest. He took the helm of the Life Science Washington … Read more

Change From the Bottom Up: Political Science Research Suggests That More CRT Bills Could Come to Washington Next Year

Sign up here for The 74’s daily newsletter. Donate here to support The 74’s independent journalism. The barrage of new state legislation aiming to control how teachers can talk about race and sex has become one of the biggest education stories of 2022. But new research on the connection between local and national political parties … Read more

Transformative Basic Science Research – Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Aimed at uncovering the biological, genetic and molecular mechanisms of living systems, basic science research is both foundation and fuel for advances in health and medicine. At Washington University School of Medicine, the BJC Investigator Program is assembling a cohort of some of the most innovative and accomplished basic life scientists in their … Read more