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January 19, 2021

Written by TPS Fellow Alex Turo

Times being what they are, it’s important to have not just the right information in front of you, but also to have it in a way you enjoy consuming. Enter…

January 14, 2021
In Memoriam Fred Robert (‘Bob’) Tabita

We are deeply saddened by the passing of our esteemed colleague, Dr. Bob Tabita. He leaves behind a robust scientific legacy that will continue…

December 31, 2020

Photo: The first vaccinations being administered at The Ohio State University on December 14th, 2020.

Earlier this month the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was approved in the EU and the US with…

December 29, 2020

There is a peacefulness to enduring the screeching dune grass, observing the tumultuous waves, and being subject to the abuse of the sand. At the end of its journey with no additions to success or…

December 3, 2020

Networking, socializing, talking to people you don’t know – your social skills can come to play a much more important role in your career than you may think.  Perhaps you were caught up in imaging…

November 6, 2020

The Fabaceae or Leguminosae family is one of the largest and most diverse families of flowering plants and consists of more than 700 genera and upwards of 19,500 species. Fabaceae is recognized…

September 14, 2020
Figure from Sullivan et al. 2020 describing out now-unprotected waters

My wife and I enjoy walking around OSU's Wetland Research Park which has some cool trails…

September 11, 2020

Edible mushrooms are ubiquitous and, in many scenarios, relatively easy to cultivate following the initial effort. Many species consume a variety of substrates, including mulch and compost, which…

September 9, 2020

The Translational Plant Sciences Graduate Program is pleased to welcome Dr. Alex Lindsey into our interdisciplinary group of faculty. Dr. Lindsey is an Assistant Professor in the Department of…