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CIEE Global Institutes Information Session

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 12:00 - 1:00 PM Boucke 412 Interested in studying abroad in Europe? Build your ideal study abroad program with the CIEE Global Institutes semester education a

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Altered data sets can still provide statistical integrity and preserve privacy

Sat, 16 Feb 2019

Synthetic networks may increase the availability of some data while still protecting individual or institutional privacy, according to a Penn State statistician.

Tiny fibers create unseen plastic pollution

Sat, 16 Feb 2019

While the polyester leisure suit was a 1970s mistake, polyester and other synthetic fibers like nylon are still around and are a major contributor to the microplastics load in the environment, according to a Penn State materials scientist, who suggests switching to biosynthetic fibers to solve this problem.

More scrutiny needed for less-deadly foodborne bacteria

Wed, 13 Feb 2019

Employing advanced genetic-tracing techniques and sharing the data produced in real time could limit the spread of bacteria — Bacillus cereus — which cause foodborne illness, according to researchers who implemented whole-genome sequencing of a pathogen-outbreak investigation.

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