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Ancient Cypress Forest Reveals Clues on Ice Age

A new documentary, "The Underwater Forest," chronicles scientists' journey into the past.

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Louisiana Space Grant Teams Up with NASA to Livestream Total Solar Eclipse

Eclipse Ballooning Project will offer the first ever high-altitude live broadcast of a total solar eclipse.

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Gulf Coast Energy Outlook Forecasts Jobs and Industry Trends

LSU researchers have released their first report that will track Gulf Coast economic markets, forecast future jobs and chart the direction of oil and gas energy in the region.

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Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Grants Fund Critical Coastal Research

LSU researchers awarded eight of the 13 RESTORE Act Center for Excellence for Louisiana grants.

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LSU Music Students Share Their Love of Music with Elementary Students

Nearly 800 Baton Rouge elementary students are learning how to play an instrument, thanks to a relationship between LSU School of Music students and the non-profit organization, Kids' Orchestra.

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Accounting Major Victoria Ranzino Awarded Prestigious PCAOB Scholarship

Accounting major Victoria L. Ranzino of Lafayette, LA has been awarded a $10,000 scholarship from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). The PCAOB Scholarship Program awards funds to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in an accounting degree program at a regionally accredited U.S. college or university. The Program is merit-based and awarded to select students who demonstrate interest and aptitude in accounting and auditing while maintaining and demonstrating high ethical standards.

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New Flood Study Reveals America's Most Vulnerable Communities

As the threat of flooding increases worldwide, a group of scientists at LSU have gathered valuable information on flood hazard, exposure and vulnerability in counties throughout the U.S. with funding from the National Science Foundation.

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