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Scientists say people prefer fat

...taste palate to include fat along with sweet, salty, bitter, sour and relative newcomer umami.A research team at Purdue University tested look-alike mixtures with different tastes. More than half of the 28 special tasters could distinguish fatty...
Rocket pioneers among us! Dave Stein reflects on being part of "Tiger Team"

...I really wouldn't want to be a part of it. Rocket science isn't at all what it used to be when I came out of Purdue University no one even knew what a rocket engine was all about, but we learned, made a lot of it up as went along and learned...
Pumpkin chunk a smashing success

...a type of catapult which use weight as opposed to built tension to launch a projectile - to the field behind the Purdue University College of Technology to fire pumpkins at a balloon target a football field away. A crowd of about 1,000 showed...
Dennis Dale Laxton

...Jefferson High School where he was involved in class government and was a member of the tennis team. He later attended Purdue University and was a member of the U.S. Army serving in Turkey. Denny was a highly successful entrepreneur and land developer...
News and Notes

...of Kenai has earned a master of science degree in Electronic and Computer Engineering from tha graduate school at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.Has a new addition to your family just arrived? Where in the world is your military person...
Thanksgiving dinner cost on the rise

...Thanksgiving dinner has declined 9 percent in the last 20 years, according to Sartwelle. According to Corinne Alexander, Purdue University agricultural economist, increasing energy costs and world food demands has pushed up the cost of Thanksgiving dinner...
Rocket man

...that it was going to be 50 years," Stein said. "That was long ago. I enjoyed the work." Stein was a fresh Purdue University graduate when he started working for a company that would later be later known as General Dynamics. He signed on...
A global network for understanding natural sounds

...The development of the GSSN is funded by the National Science Foundation and is headed by Bryan Pijanowski from Purdue University. The GSSN consists of a group of scientists and musicians who have come together from all over the world to study...

...Indiana was one of the first 20 states to sign up.Partnering with the statewide 4-H program headquartered at Purdue University, organizers have contact with every Indiana county.Locally, Johnson County 4-H clubs have helped make greeting...
Miners ace, fielding errors shut down Oilers

...better than those ABL rosters dotted with players from places like Stanford. Adcock, now the pitching coach at Purdue University, used his increasing knowledge of the Midwest to get key players like Luke Simmons, Joe Hietpas and Tim McCabe...


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