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Finding the proteins that unpack DNA
Finding the proteins that unpack DNA 12 July 2018 A new method allows researchers to systematically identify specialized proteins that unpack DNA inside the nucleus of a cell, making the usually dense DNA more accessible for gene expression and other functions.

New era of space research launched by IceCube Observatory and global team of astronomers
New era of space research launched by IceCube Observatory and global team of astronomers 12 July 2018 The first-ever identification of a deep-space source of the super-energetic subatomic high-energy neutrino particles has launched a new era of space research. Detection of one such neutrino beneath the Antarctic ice sent a global team of astronomers racing to track down its origins: a flaring supermassive black hole 3.7 billion light years from Earth.

Dawson honored with Powe Award
Dawson honored with Powe Award 10 July 2018 Rebekah Dawson, assistant professor of astronomy and astrophysics at Penn State, has been awarded the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award by Oak Ridge Associated Universities

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