The future health of the world’s coral reefs and the animals that depend on them relies in part on the ability of one tiny symbiotic sea creature to get fat — and to be flexible about the type of algae it cooperates with.
An expectant mother who chooses to find out her child’s sex before birth may be giving subtle clues about her views on proper gender roles, new research suggests.
Scientists delivered a mostly negative forecast for how climate change will affect Ohioans during the next year or so, and well beyond.
Lower levels of blood sugar may make married people angrier at their spouses and even more likely to lash out aggressively, new research reveals.
The scientific research conducted at Ohio State and other universities isn’t often viewed as a short-term economic stimulus program – but it does fulfill that role along with its many long-term benefits, according to new research co-authored by an Ohio State economist.
A new study comparing siblings who were fed differently during infancy suggests that breast-feeding might be no more beneficial than bottle-feeding for 10 of 11 long-term health and well-being outcomes in children aged 4 to 14.
Ohio State researchers report that the neck joint of a common American field ant can withstand pressures up to 5,000 times the ant’s weight.
The federal government has made marriage promotion among single mothers a key part of its continuing effort to fight poverty. But that approach has missed the mark because marriage doesn’t provide the same benefits to poor, single mothers as it does for others, according to Kristi Williams, associate professor of sociology.
Now that West Antarctica is losing weight — that is, billions of tons of ice per year — its softer mantle rock is being nudged westward by the harder mantle beneath East Antarctica.
Ohio State will study Mirror Lake’s water usage and explore ways to enhance its sustainability, beauty and safety.