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8 April 2020

New Meeting Dates Announced for the NonTarget SETAC Focused Topic Meeting

2020-04-08T16:45:34+00:00

Based on the latest projections regarding the Coronavirus pandemic, the organizing committee of the Nontarget Analysis for Environmental Risk Assessment – SETAC North America Focused Topic Meeting made the difficult decision to postpone the meeting, which […]

New Meeting Dates Announced for the NonTarget SETAC Focused Topic Meeting2020-04-08T16:45:34+00:00

18 March 2020

Important Message from the Organizers

2020-03-18T17:00:56+00:00

The health and the safety of our members and attendees are our top priority. After careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Nontarget Analysis for Environmental Risk Assessment Meeting, which was planned for 26–30 May 2020 in Durham, North Carolina, USA.

We did not make the decision […]

Important Message from the Organizers2020-03-18T17:00:56+00:00

21 January 2020

Must-Try Coffee Shops in Downtown Durham

2020-01-21T16:58:51+00:00

By Katelyn Belch
Best of the Bull

Shake up your same old coffee shop routine and explore some of the local favorites and new-to-you options around Durham.

Putting together this guide just reminded me how unbelievably spoiled and fortunate we are to have such a great and innovative coffee scene here in Durham – and […]

Must-Try Coffee Shops in Downtown Durham2020-01-21T16:58:51+00:00

18 July 2019

A SETACer’s Guide to Durham North Carolina

2020-02-23T16:05:44+00:00

By Tamar Schlekat
SETAC Scientific Affairs Manager and Durham Local

If you pay attention to SETAC activities, you’ll notice that SETAC North America has planned three focused topic meeting in Durham North Carolina in as many consecutive years, and you may wonder why. Well, since I not only work for SETAC but […]

A SETACer’s Guide to Durham North Carolina2020-02-23T16:05:44+00:00

17 April 2019

Scientists Update Lawmakers on PFAS Research, Including Presence of Compounds in Food

2019-09-23T13:37:29+00:00

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In the freezer at Lee Ferguson’s lab at Duke University, there is an Antarctic ice core with layers of the Earth’s atmospheric history trapped inside. Ferguson plans to melt the top portion, then test the water to see if perfluorinated compounds […]

Scientists Update Lawmakers on PFAS Research, Including Presence of Compounds in Food2019-09-23T13:37:29+00:00

These Are the 10 Best New Restaurants in the Triangle Area, and the Best of Everything Else

2020-01-21T16:59:20+00:00

By Greg Cox
The News & Observer

The News & Observer dining critic Greg Cox visited more than 65 restaurants in 2018. Here are some of his favorites for the year, and why they make his list.

My job just keeps getting better and better. I’ve known that intuitively for several years, as […]

These Are the 10 Best New Restaurants in the Triangle Area, and the Best of Everything Else2020-01-21T16:59:20+00:00

15 February 2019

Visiting Durham, N.C.? Here’s Where to Stay, Eat and Drink

2019-02-15T21:04:49+00:00

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Trust us, you’ll want to bump this hip southern city to the top of your list.

Downtown Durham is the ultimate quick weekend jaunt for an avid city-stroller: I didn’t have to use an Uber or taxi once after arriving from the airport. The hippest point of […]

Visiting Durham, N.C.? Here’s Where to Stay, Eat and Drink2019-02-15T21:04:49+00:00