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Paleontologists Uncover Fossils Of Prehistoric Rodents In Central Oregon


Imagine a tiny beaver that could fit into both of your hands. Twenty-eight million years ago, such a species lived in Oregon. Paleontologists have unearthed fossils of 10 newly-discovered species in Central Oregon.

Photo: Courtesy Dr. Joshua Samuels

NW Push For Clean Fuels Could Mean More Crude, New Refinery


The push for cleaner fuels in Oregon and Washington has led to proposals that would bring the region more crude oil and a new refinery along the Columbia River.

Photo: Amelia Templeton

Oregon Lens 2015: Call For Video Submissions


Now in its 17th year, Oregon Lens is OPB’s annual series that provides a chance for local independent filmmakers to showcase their work.

Watch Robots Transform A California Hospital


Robots don't always replace workers. Sometimes, workers use robots as tools.

Photo: Peter Mccollough for NPR