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Research in the Russ College

Science Spotlight is a video news feature about scientific research at Ohio University that covers topics ranging from dinosaurs to robotics to the environment. Check out these Russ College research projects:

  • Running Robots: Ohio University's newest soccer team doesn't need shoes or uniforms - they're robots!
Running Robots
  • Cleaner Air: A team of scientists and engineers at Ohio University is using tiny, green algae plants as an inexpensive, natural way to remove some carbon dioxide from coal-burning power plants before it reaches the atmosphere.
Cleaner Air
  • Safety in the Sky: New technology developed by Ohio University engineers will give pilots a virtual view of the terrain outside their aircraft during bad weather or at night, a project that aims to improve air travel safety.
Safety in the Sky
  • Pothole Pitfalls: Tired of hitting pot holes and navigating construction zones? Civil engineers at Ohio University are studying how to build better, more durable roads.
Pothole Pitfalls


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