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Scientists create microparticles that could help save honey bees

Scientists at Washington State University have created a microscopic particle that could save honey bee colonies from collapse. It attracts pesticide residue in bees. Over time, pollen...

Eradicating plant enzyme could result in faster growth, more food

A new study by three WSU researchers discovered that how phosphorylase, a chemical that plants and creatures both have, works with photosynthesis. Phosphorylase has been studied...

Researchers use recycled carbon fiber to enhance permeable pavement

A Washington State University research team is solving a high-tech waste problem while addressing the environmental challenge of stormwater run-off. The researchers have shown...

Salmon face double whammy from toxic stormwater

Washington State University analysts have discovered that salmon face a one-two punch when they swim in the stormwater overflow of urban roadways. In the first...