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Biologists discover a new type of placental structure in animals

Phys Dot Org 20 Apr 2021
The fact that they have unique placentae has been discovered by researchers at St Petersburg University and the University of Vienna ... multinucleate structures that were previously unknown in animal placentas," said the head of the project and Professor at the Department of Invertebrate Zoology at St Petersburg University Andrew Ostrovsky.

USF to open new vaccine sites for students, faculty, staff

Tampa Bay Times 20 Apr 2021
The University of South Florida will expand its vaccination operations to students, faculty and staff this week after receiving about 2,000 additional doses from Hillsborough County. On Monday, the university opened a site at the Sarasota campus ... And on Friday a site at the St.

Ben and Jerry’s opening scoop shop in Midtown Tampa

Tampa Bay Times 20 Apr 2021
Ben and Jerry’s is returning to Tampa Bay. The tie-dyed Vermont ice cream line will open a new “Scoop Shop” at Midtown Tampa, the developer announced on social media Monday ... There once was a shop at St. Petersburg’s old Baywalk complex (now Sundial), and another at the University of South Florida, but those closed about a decade ago ... .

Scientists tracking environmental impacts from Piney Point wastewater release

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 19 Apr 2021
So 20 to 30 years ago the bay was in much poorer condition than it is now,” University of South Florida fisheries biologist Steve Murawski said ... Now with the university, he primarily is focusing on fish sampling during the Piney Point response ... Petersburg and the Gulf of Mexico ... Carnahan is based in St.

Coronavirus in Tampa Bay schools: a weekly update

Tampa Bay Times 17 Apr 2021
Ron DeSantis visited Palm Harbor University High School, which reported three cases of coronavirus this week ... Carwise Middle, Curlew Creek Elementary, Hollins High, Palm Harbor University High, Pinellas Park High, Pinellas Technical College St. Petersburg, Seminole High and Tarpon Springs High ... Colleges and universities. ... St.

‘Wilder Heart of Florida’ beats with writers’ love for the state

Tampa Bay Times 15 Apr 2021
Davis, a history professor at the University of Florida and the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for history for The Gulf ... Other essays look at invasive species, like Isaac Eger’s mordant “Feast of Pythons (Homage to Harry Crews).” In “Don’t Mourn the Orange,” University of South Florida St ... University of Florida Press, 196 pages, $26.95.

Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Pros and Cons

Treehugger 15 Apr 2021
One report from researchers at the University of Utah cites estimates of a 50% to 90% increase in the cost of electricity in order to pay for the implementation of CCS technology ... According to a study by scientists at the St. Petersburg Mining University in Russia, public awareness of CCS in most of the world is low.

Meet the student journalists who are trying to change Russia

Open Democracy 14 Apr 2021
There was also a very strange case in St Petersburg State University – a student who supported Azat Miftakhov [an MGU mathematics postgraduate student and anarchist activist] was summoned to a commission of three teachers ... Before the rally on 23 January, the trade union of the St Petersburg Polytechnic University quite openly wrote.

USF model shows path of polluted Piney Point discharge water as it spreads around Tampa Bay

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 14 Apr 2021
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, Sarasota Herald-Tribune. A computer model shows that a plume of wastewater from Piney Point has spread as far north as the Little Manatee River and St ... Petersburg and the Gulf of Mexico, said Robert Weisberg, a physical oceanography professor with the University of South Florida.

Tyler Gillespie explains ‘The Thing About Florida’

Finger Lakes Times 14 Apr 2021
Who better to explain the Florida Man phenomenon than a Florida man?. Not that Tyler Gillespie fits that viral profile ... Indeed, as he makes clear in his new book, "The Thing About Florida ... (He earned an MA in journalism from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg as well as an MFA in creative writing from the University of New Orleans.) ... .

Charles Otero, former Tampa police chief and head of school security, dead at 95

Tampa Bay Times 14 Apr 2021
He once thought he would have made a good lawyer, and he always excelled in his studies, graduating near the top of his class at Jefferson High School and the University of Tampa ... Otero went on to develop the first Police Academy in Tampa and created a first-of-its-kind partnership program with the University of Tampa and St.

Chemists create renewable plant-based polymers

Phys Dot Org 12 Apr 2021
Researchers at the Laboratory of Cluster Catalysis at St Petersburg University have synthesized polymers from biomass ... Because they are widely found in nature, they do not harm the environment," said Svetlana Metlyaeva, the first author of the article and a researcher at the Laboratory of Cluster Catalysis at St Petersburg University.

Corey Kluber far from his best, pulled early in Yankees' loss to Rays

Newsday 10 Apr 2021
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Well, that was some day in the Yankees’ universe ... "Never something you want to see," Giancarlo Stanton said of the ceremony held by the Rays, whom the Yankees generally loathe (the feeling is mutual) ... ... ....

Nickel-salen for a battery that charges in 10 seconds

PV Magazine 08 Apr 2021
Since 2016, a group of scientists at Russia’s St. Petersburg University has investigated a group of materials known as redox-active nitroxyl-containing polymers ... are two key directions of development,” explained Oleg Levin, professor of electrochemistry at St. Petersburg University.