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On Friday, May 19th, 2017 the School of Science hosted a graduation brunch for the graduating students in the undergraduate and graduate programs in all School of Science departments. Researchers have shown that compared to placebo, a drug treatment intended to prevent remodeling of the bladder wall and given within 48 hours after spinal cord injury (SCI) in dogs was associated with significantly higher bladder compliance. Eo Earth informs us that this is a normal, natural reaction, but sometimes in nature, when in surplus, rotting vegetation and erupting volcanoes are the cause for acid rain, for they emit nitrogen oxides (NOx) and sulfur dioxide (SO2).science in the news

Scientists Dr Emma Sherwood and Professor Mervyn Bibb from the John Innes Centre were able to use their discovery of how the antibiotic is naturally produced to markedly increase the level of production. Much of the Northeast Corridor — Washington to New York and Boston — maybe receives maybe between 40 and 45 inches of rain a year.

Two high-intensity solar flares were emitted on Wednesday, the second of which was the most intense recorded since the start of this sun cycle in December 2008, NASA said. When acidic rain falls one time there might not be a drastic change (may vary on the amount of acidity it consists of) but over a longer period of time acidic rain can make many irreversible changes.

Acid rain is known to easily dissolve limestone and marble, and other types of stone containing large amounts of calcium carbonate. It seems Kim Jong-un may be wielding a weapon much more powerful than before, with growing concerns that North Korea has joined the select group of nations in possession of a hydrogen bomb.science in the news

A variety of instruments have been deployed that collect all kinds of data that give scientists and researchers a real-time” view of what’s happening in the lake as it happens. Cyber-infrastructure, above and beneath the waves, is giving researchers a high-tech look at factors impacting Lake George water quality.science in the news