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  1. 'Alien' Ecosystem Found Under Antarctic Ice: Hope For Life...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | International Business Times

    ... is published in the journal Nature . Lead researcher Brent Christner, Professor of Biology at Louisiana State University in the US said that they had always been guessing that life would exist under the thick ice sheets of the Antarctic, but the ...

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  2. Studentloanconsolidationreviews.org Unveils Louisiana's Top Two Student Debt Relief ProvidersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... cost of going to school in state. As examples of this, the cost for an in-state student to attend Louisiana State University (LSU) for a year is now $23,112 and the cost to attend Louisiana Tech University is better as it costs $17,167 to attend ...

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  3. Lafayette, LA Periodontist, Dr. James M. Finley, Now Treats Gum...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... from the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry and his certificate in Periodontics from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. He went on to earn his M.S. in oral biology from Louisiana State University while serving as a full time ...

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  4. Antarctica has a sub glacial gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... gs on how could exist on Mars or Jupiter's cold moon Europa. Brent Christner, a microbiologist at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, states, "I think this does strengthen the case for finding life on icy bodies."

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  5. VIDEO: Marshall, Texas honors native Y.A. TittleRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... born and raised in the East Texas city, played at Marshall High School in the 1940s, then went to Louisiana State University. He played 10 years for San Francisco in the NFL, then led the New York Giants to three division titles before retiring in ...

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  6. Antarctic find spurs new hope that alien life could exists in places such as Jupiter's moon EuropaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | National Post

    ... that we have been guessing about for decades," said Brent Christner, a professor of biology at Louisiana State University and the lead researcher. "We are looking at a water column that probably has about 4,000 things we call species. It's ...

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  7. Unprecedented Level of Research Unveiled in Full Obesity Guidelines Expert Panel ReportRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... says Donna Ryan, M.D., Obesity Journal associate editor-in-chief and professor emeritus at Louisiana State University's Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, La. "We are making the full guidelines available in print so they can ...

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  8. 800 meters beneath Antarctic ice sheet, subglacial lake holds viable microbial ecosystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... at numerous institutions across the United States. Christner is a professor of biology at Louisiana State University (LSU). Other co-authors on the paper include students and researchers from LSU; the University of Venice in Italy; New York ...

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  9. East Texas city honors native Y.A. TittleRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... born and raised in the East Texas city, played at Marshall High School in the 1940s, then went to Louisiana State University. He played 10 years for San Francisco in the NFL, then led the New York Giants to three division titles before retiring in ...

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  10. New Orleans writer Michael Pitre wins New York Times rave for Iraq War novelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... Pitre's work as "an unblinking, razor-edged portrait of the war." Pitre is a graduate of Louisiana State University. In 2002, he joined the Marines, deploying twice to Iraq and attaining the rank of captain before leaving the service in 2010. "I was ...

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  11. LSU researchers look for biological controls for aflatoxinRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ag Professional

    ... aflatoxins, which are complex, harmful pathogens that attack several crops, including field corn. Louisiana State University AgCenter researchers are working to develop biological controls for these aflatoxin-producing fungi. That is not a simple ...

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  12. University of Illinois Announces Seventeen new CyberGIS Fellows to Promote cyberGIS EducationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Directions Magazine

    ... Frameworks for Delivering and Assessing CyberGIS Teaching & Learning Yi Qiang and Nina Lam, Louisiana State University, Using CyberGIS to Model the Coupled Natural and Human Dynamics in a Vulnerable Coastal System Terry A. Slocum and Xingong Li, ...

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  13. Life Discovered In Antarctic Lake That Hasn't Seen Sunlight For Millions Of YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    ... that there's an active ecosystem," said lead study author Brent Christner, a microbiologist at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. "If you had to think up what would be the coolest scenario for an ecosystem in Antarctica , you couldn't make ...

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  14. DSCC hammers Cassidy on veterans' issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... making it easier for veterans to afford a home" and opposed expanding access for veterans to the Louisiana State University Veterans Affairs hospital, while he voted for "tax breaks for the wealthy." The ad points to his votes for the GOP budget ...

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  15. Antarctic find boosts hopes of alien lifeformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... that we have been guessing about for decades," said Brent Christner, a professor of biology at Louisiana State University and the lead researcher. "We are looking at a water column that probably has about 4,000 things we call species. It's ...

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  16. Life discovered deep underneath AntarcticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... sheet is actually suitable for microbial life to persist," Brent Christner, a microbiologist at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, told the magazine. Once they reached the lake they sampled both water and sediment from the lake bottom. In a ...

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  17. Scientists confirm array of microorganisms in buried Antarctic lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... was called into question. "People weren't really thinking about ecosystems underneath the ice," Louisiana State University biologist Brent Christner told Discovery News. "The conventional wisdom was that they don't exist, it's a place that's too ...

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  18. Hometown North Pinellas for Aug. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... tabbed from ROTC : Kevin Seidel of Clearwater was commissioned as a second lieutenant from the Louisiana State University Army ROTC during the Summer Commissioning Ceremony on Aug. 7. Seidel received a bachelor of arts degree in independent study, ...

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  19. Sea creatures found in .... spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... - Lake Whillans. "We found not just that things are alive, but that there's an active ecosystem," Louisiana State University microbiologist Brent Christner told LiveScience. "If you had to think up what would be the coolest scenario for an ecosystem ...

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  20. Buried Antarctic Lake Home to Rock-Eating MicrobesRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Escapist

    ... Antarctic lake. The study was conducted by biologist Brent Christner and colleagues from Louisiana State University . The team analyzed samples retrieved from another subglacial lake, known as Lake Whillans , which lies beneath half a mile (roughly ...

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