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Thumbnail for - Are Portlanders Anti-Science?
Apr 2, 2015
From vaccinations to fluoride to GMOs, one biologist argues that Portland needs to get back to the lab.
Thumbnail for - What's Killing the Oregon Sea Star?
Aug 13, 2014
Many of the state's colorful tide-pool treasures are being destroyed by a mysterious wasting syndrome that could drastically change our coastal biodiversity.
Thumbnail for - How Portlanders Are Forging the Frontier of Epigenetics
Jul 16, 2014
A team of local researchers is pioneering a radical new way to think about evolution and health.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: Ira Flatow on Science Friday and Portland Innovation
Jun 11, 2014
Science Friday will record live at OMSI on June 18. The host talks about cameos on The Big Bang Theory, why Portland teens should be trusted with nuclear reactors, and how Dr. Jane Goodall believes...
Thumbnail for - The Essential Guide to Mount St. Helens
Jun 2, 2014
We explore the mountain's top trails and campgrounds, history and lore, and take in in-depth look inside the historic eruption.
Thumbnail for - The Science of Oregon Wine
May 8, 2014
OMSI's Science Pub unearths the secret behind our world-class pinots: the soil.
Thumbnail for - Explaining Physics With Skateboards
Apr 2, 2014
OMSI shreds science with a new interactive exhibit featuring a 7,000-square-foot skate park.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Saving Oregon's Hazelnut Industry
Dec 14, 2012
A look at "The Shell Shock" author Christian DeBenedetti's family farm and the Oregon State University research orchard that developed the industry-saving varietal Jefferson.
Thumbnail for - Talks by Two Photographers Who Document the Otherworldly on Earth
Mar 22, 2012
to boldly go...
If Portland’s endless drizzle has you feeling claustrophobic, there’re two opportunities this week to be transported to entirely different, beautifully alien landscapes—one flush with majestic...
Thumbnail for - Gracie and The Atom
May 24, 2010
Culturephile: Theater
When I was 14, I went to a religious boarding school—and last week, I went back, via Artist Rep’s whip-smart and bittersweet Catholic schoolgirl musical, Gracie and The Atom. But before I say...