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Ocean acidification already slowing coral reef growthOcean acidification already slowing coral reef growth
 (3/1/2016 3:43:29 PM) Kai Zhu was part of a study measuring effects of ocean acidification on the Great Barrier Reef.
Scott Egan spoke about evolution at Lone Star CollegeScott Egan spoke about evolution at Lone Star College
 (3/1/2016 3:36:37 PM) Scott Egan spoke about evolution at Lone Star College-Kingwood’s second annual Darwin Day talk on Friday, Feb. 12.
Marine virus outbreaks linked to coral bleaching.Marine virus outbreaks linked to coral bleaching.
 (2/17/2016 7:09:35 PM) Adrienne Correa is part of a study that has found that significant outbreaks of marine viruses may be associated with coral bleaching events.
Scott Solomon Science CafeScott Solomon Science Cafe
 (1/21/2016 1:57:59 PM) Ants of the Big Thicket National Preserve was the Science Café topic presented by Scott Solomon at Beaumont’s Logon Café on Nov. 19.
Bacteria attack lignin with enzymatic tag teamBacteria attack lignin with enzymatic tag team
 (1/21/2016 1:55:31 PM) A recent phys.org article features research on enzymes that break down lignin from the George Phillips lab.
Birth of the Bacterial  CircuitBirth of the Bacterial Circuit
 (1/21/2016 1:50:44 PM) The American Society of Mechanical Engineers features an article about a bacterial circuit created by Mathew Bennett and Chen Ye.
Aryeh Warmflash wins NSF CAREER AwardAryeh Warmflash wins NSF CAREER Award
 (12/24/2015 12:03:47 PM) Aryeh Warmflash wins NSF CAREER Award.
Evolution Day 2015.Evolution Day 2015.
 (11/20/2015 3:10:25 PM) Students from the EBIO 124 course became teachers for a few hours on Nov. 15 as part of the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences’ celebration of Evolution Day 2015. 
Printing molecules in 3D.Printing molecules in 3D.
 (11/20/2015 3:07:54 PM) George Phillips teaches students to use 3D printing technology to create molecular models in his structural biology course.
12 Rice undergraduates participate in Texas Children's Hospital Developing Investigative Scholar's Program.12 Rice undergraduates participate in Texas Children's Hospital Developing Investigative Scholar's Program.
 (11/20/2015 2:38:43 PM) 12 Rice undergraduates participate in Texas Children's Hospital Developing Investigative Scholar's Program.
Marine EcologistMarine Ecologist
 (11/20/2015 2:22:10 PM) Adrienne Correa’s Coral Reef Ecology courses were featured in Rice Magazine this fall. 
Caught in the act: New wasp species emerging.Caught in the act: New wasp species emerging.
 (11/3/2015 5:08:51 PM) Caught in the act: New wasp species emerging.
Space flies model how gravity affects the human immune system.Space flies model how gravity affects the human immune system.
 (11/3/2015 5:06:25 PM) By analyzing fruit flies raised in the microgravity of spaceflight and in hypergravity, Kathleen Beckingham and Deborah Kimbrell studied how the immune system responds to altered gravity
iGEM offers unique student experienceiGEM offers unique student experience
 (10/14/2015 2:08:45 PM) Rice University and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) recently fielded the first transcontinental team in the history of the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition (iGEM) in Boston.
Research points to possible fungal control for leaf-cutter antsResearch points to possible fungal control for leaf-cutter ants.
 (10/9/2015 11:00:01 AM) Research points to possible fungal control for leaf-cutter ants.

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