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  1. Kansas State study finds link between belief in pure evil, desire for death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A new study co-authored by a Kansas State University psychology professor finds beliefs in the existence of pure evil influence opinions on capital punishment. Donald Saucier, an associate professor of psychological sciences at K-State, is a co-author of "Demons are everywhere: The effects of belief in pure evil, demonization, and retribution on punishing criminal perpetrators," which appears in the scientific journal Personality and Individual Differences.

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  2. Vaccines developed for H5N1, H7N9 avian influenza strainsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    A recent study with Kansas State University researchers details vaccine development for two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to humans. The strains have led to the culling of millions of commercial chickens and turkeys as well as the death of hundreds of people.

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  3. US: Vaccines developed for H5N1, H7N9 avian influenza strainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crofs Blogs

    A recent study with Kansas State University researchers details vaccine development for two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to humans. The strains have led to the culling of millions of commercial chickens and turkeys as well as the death of hundreds of people.

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  4. Researchers create new vaccine development method for H5N1, H7N9 strains of avian influenzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Medical News

    A recent study with Kansas State University researchers details vaccine development for two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to humans. The strains have led to the culling of millions of commercial chickens and turkeys as well as the death of hundreds of people.

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  5. Alumni Association honors students, graduate students for achievementsRead the original story

    Sunday | Manhattan Mercury

    Eight graduating Kansas State University students have been recognized by the K-State Alumni Association for outstanding achievements during their college careers.

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  6. Cair Paravel graduates listedRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | The Capital-Journal

    Cair Paravel Latin School's graduation ceremony took place May 23, 2 p.m. at Topeka Bible Church. The following are the graduates: In the fall, the graduates will attend College of the Ozarks, Washburn University, Baylor University, University of Kansas, Kansas State University, Mid-America Nazarene, Union University, Emporia State University, Missouri State University, Fort Hays State, Dallas Baptist University and Belmont University.

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  7. Larry Ervin StratmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Ellsworth Reporter

    ... Ellsworth to Ervin H. and Sibyl (Davis) Stratmann. Larry attended Salina High School and went on to Kansas State University, where he graduated with his Master's in Business Administration, with an emphasis in finance. Larry's passions included ...

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  8. Drenching rains green pastures, bode well for herd expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | WRAL.com

    ... are notably improved from last year and other recent periods of drought throughout the U.S.," Kansas State University Extension beef specialist Glynn Tonsor said, adding that it means beef cow herds will expand as planned. That's good news for ...

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  9. Vaccines developed against new avian influenza strainsRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Newkerala.com

    The US researchers have developed vaccines that can protect chickens from two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to humans. "We focused on avian influenza virus subtype H5N1, which can get transmitted from chickens to humans ," explained one of the researchers Juergen A Richt, professor of veterinary medicine at the Kansas State University.

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  10. Speedy Whitecaps have 'gritty guys that like to run the bags'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | MLive.com

    ... in the 10th round of the 2013 draft by the Detroit Tigers, is the all-time stolen base leader at Kansas State University with 80. "I'm always looking for it," Kivett said of the steal sign. "I'm not going to let a pitcher dictate whether I'm going ...

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  11. Are Leaders Born Or Made?: DAT1 Gene Linked To Both Positive And Negative Leadership TraitsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Medical Daily

    Does leadership run in your family? According to a recent study from Kansas State University, that might just be the case. The team found that a certain dopamine transporter gene can have both positive and negative effects on leadership in the workplace.

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  12. Plant Biosecurity Course at BRI Combats Wheat BlastRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Newswise

    An innovative course May 18-22 at Kansas State University's Biosecurity Research Institute, or BRI, is offering an overview of the theory and practice of plant biosecurity for participants from 14 countries. Wheat blast, an emerging disease that threatens worldwide food security, is the focus.

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  13. American Feed Industry Assn Names Its Member Of The YearRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Agri Marketing

    ... Science and Masters of Science from Arkansas State University as well as a Doctor of Philosophy from Kansas State University.

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  14. Iowa State University Seeks To Develop Pig To Benefit Human Medical TherapiesRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Agri Marketing

    ... for the pork industry because of the high cost of feed. As part of a collaborative study with Kansas State University, the pigs were exposed to a virus to determine if their feed efficient status affected immune response, and some were found to have ...

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  15. Research identifies best treatment for blood pressure in diabetic kidney diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the United Nations said Thursday, warning more could die without urgent action. A recent study with Kansas State University researchers details vaccine development for two new strains of avian influenza that can be transmitted from poultry to ...

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  16. NAMI applauds House Agriculture Committee action on bill to repeal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | National Provisioner

    ... the information and support the law, analysis of the marketplace suggests otherwise. "Research by Kansas State University showed no change in demand for products after the labels went into effect," Carpenter said. In addition, new data released ...

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  17. Jevon Thomas Transfers to Big EastRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Rivals.com

    No Doubting Thomas By Zack Cziryak Trove Sports Correspondent Jevon Thomas, a 6'0" point guard from Queens, was looking for a couple of things when he decided to transfer from Kansas State University. While Thomas enjoyed his time as a Wildcat with Coach Bruce Weber and staff, the idea of competing for a coach that actually played the point guard position held enormous appeal.

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  18. AFIA Names Charles Starkey as 2015 Member of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Milling Journal

    ... Science and Masters of Science from Arkansas State University as well as a Doctor of Philosophy from Kansas State University.

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  19. People Who Don't Subscribe To Moral Relativism Support Harsher Criminal PunishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Scientific Blogging

    Our belief in evil influences our feelings about capital punishment, according to Donald Saucier, associate professor of psychology at Kansas State University and Russell Webster at St. Mary's College of Maryland. They drew their conclusion after about 200 participants were given a summary of a case in which a murderer confessed to his crime.

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  20. Rich people are trying to argue that there's a "rich people" geneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Metro UK News

    By getting a good education? Being lucky? Being good at what you do? Coming from a privileged background? Having parents who were also rich and successful? A team of scientists from Kansas State University have announced the discovery new properties for the "CEO gene", aka DAT1, which, if you have it in your DNA, makes you more likely to become powerful in your company. DAT1 is normally responsible for the transport of the neurotransmitter of dopamine in your brain, but the scientists found that it also makes you more likely to strive for rewards.

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