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Newser
Gov. Jerry Brown Has an Ambitious Plan to Curb Climate Change. It Involves Cow Fartsabout ranch hands spending weeks on trail drives ., pushing hundreds of cattle
Gov. Jerry Brown Has an Ambitious Plan to Curb Climate Change. It Involves Cow Farts
Newser / Posted 4 days ago
about ranch hands spending weeks on trail drives ., pushing hundreds of cattle by hoof to market. The EPA and the National Academy of Science have determined that one cow can produce 4-12 times as much methane in a single day as an automobile... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Noteshonor or high honor roll status. She participates in student council, the inter
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
honor or high honor roll status. She participates in student council, the interact club and the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science. Emma also runs cross country and track and field, and has been the wrestling statistician for four... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribunehonor or high honor roll status. She participates in student council, the inter
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
honor or high honor roll status. She participates in student council, the interact club and the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science. Emma also runs cross country and track and field, and has been the wrestling statistician for four... Read more
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EuroNews
Russia goes to the pollsup until 1800 GMT on Sunday. President Vladimir Putin cast his vote in Moscow,
Russia goes to the polls
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
up until 1800 GMT on Sunday. President Vladimir Putin cast his vote in Moscow, at a polling station set up in Russia’s Academy of Science. The first exit polls are due at 1800 GMT on Sunday evening. An estimated 110 million people are... Read more
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Deseret News
Is your child's school in Utah's lowest and highest school grades?Readiness benchmarks on ACT: 95/150 __________________________________________
Is your child's school in Utah's lowest and highest school grades?
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
Readiness benchmarks on ACT: 95/150 ____________________________________________________ School district: Utah County Academy of Science (UCAS) School: Utah County Academy of Science (UCAS) College Career Readiness GRAD: 147/150 Students... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wetland on Tibetan plateau threatened by global warmingis also the source of Asia’s major rivers, which support about 1.4 billion peop
Wetland on Tibetan plateau threatened by global warming
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
is also the source of Asia’s major rivers, which support about 1.4 billion people downstream. But according to the Chinese Academy of Science, the Tibetan plateau is already warming twice as fast as the global average and desertification is... Read more
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PhysOrg
For 20 million years, the diversity of large terrestrial mammals depended on plant growthSusanne Fritz at Senckenberg. The findings were published recently in the scien
For 20 million years, the diversity of large terrestrial mammals depended on plant growth
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Susanne Fritz at Senckenberg. The findings were published recently in the scientific journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. Based on 14,000 fossils, the scientists reconstructed the diversity of terrestrial large mammals and... Read more
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Daily Star
World ending space rock with power of THREE BILLION nukes is heading for Earthpast earth It is one of 1,640 near Earth asteroids – known as “minor bodies” –
World ending space rock with power of THREE BILLION nukes is heading for Earth
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
past earth It is one of 1,640 near Earth asteroids – known as “minor bodies” – heading towards Earth, according to Chinese Academy of Science. Haibin said: "With the help of our images, astronomers across the globe have a more accurate moving... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
MCAST welcomes new educational supervisorMichael Faccinetto and Vice President David Hutchinson. The memorandum of unde
MCAST welcomes new educational supervisor
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Michael Faccinetto and Vice President David Hutchinson. The memorandum of understanding between the Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology and the Snyder Union Mifflin Child Development Inc. The resignation of Lesa Schaffer,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Cuba: Friendly people, history flavor cruise to Cold War remnantdating back a century or two. Standing out is a domed structure, once the natio
Cuba: Friendly people, history flavor cruise to Cold War remnant
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
dating back a century or two. Standing out is a domed structure, once the national capitol building and now the Cuban Academy of Science. Along the tour, we met a couple of costumed buskers posing as statues and two elderly women on a curb... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Botched globalization led to Trump, Brexit–Nobel economistof the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics sciences Angus Deaton speaks at a joint pr
Botched globalization led to Trump, Brexit–Nobel economist
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economics sciences Angus Deaton speaks at a joint press conference at the Royal Swedish Academy of Science in Stockholm, on December 7, 2015. Laureates are in Stockholm where the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony takes... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Doctor discusses Utah’s inversion after study links urban pollution to toxic particle deposits in brainwhich has been linked to neuro-degenerative diseases like Alzheimer's, accordin
Doctor discusses Utah’s inversion after study links urban pollution to toxic particle deposits in brain
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 16 days ago
which has been linked to neuro-degenerative diseases like Alzheimer's, according to a new health study in the National Academy of Science. Researchers found microscopic nanospheres that could be causing seriously life threatening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
47 Years After, Nigerians Still Dying From Lassa Fevertwo centres serving the over 180 million persons living in the country. Also o
47 Years After, Nigerians Still Dying From Lassa Fever
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
two centres serving the over 180 million persons living in the country. Also on his part, the President of the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), Prof. OyewaleTomori, during the last outbreak of the virus, wondered why Nigeria was not taking... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
IHS celebrates Indiana at 200 by looking back at its early landscapesan adjunct faculty member of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
IHS celebrates Indiana at 200 by looking back at its early landscapes
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 17 days ago
an adjunct faculty member of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. Homoya is a past president of the Indiana Academy of Science. Last year, the organization presented him with the Distinguished Scholar Award. Since 1830, the Indiana... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bill Shorten's former policy director set to lead Academy of Science in CanberraLabor leader Bill Shorten's former policy director, Anna-Maria Arabia, will joi
Bill Shorten's former policy director set to lead Academy of Science in Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Labor leader Bill Shorten's former policy director, Anna-Maria Arabia, will join the prestigious Academy of Science as its new chief executive in October. A former general manager of Canberra's science tourism landmark Questacon, Ms Arabia, a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Plants that interbreed usually create a hybrid, but sometimes a more dominant plant takes overand the United States into weed invasion across Australia, and published in the
Plants that interbreed usually create a hybrid, but sometimes a more dominant plant takes over
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
and the United States into weed invasion across Australia, and published in the science journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America. Hybridisation is when two or more plants from different species... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lizard study finds global warming data not enough to predict animal extinctionthe earth is warming faster than these populations can adapt. But the new stud
Lizard study finds global warming data not enough to predict animal extinction
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
the earth is warming faster than these populations can adapt. But the new study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, shows that, to make accurate predictions, these models must include much more data about how shade is... Read more
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CNBC
What's in a name? When talking about hurricanes...everythingdue to such characteristics of hurricanes as unpredictability," wrote researche
What's in a name? When talking about hurricanes...everything
CNBC / Posted 21 days ago
due to such characteristics of hurricanes as unpredictability," wrote researchers in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science in 2014. The researchers found that hurricanes with female names cause more deaths than male-named... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
A Psychologist's Guide To Learning On The Internet (And Filtering Out The BS)do a lot of well-intentioned but misinformed people. In fact, a study published
A Psychologist's Guide To Learning On The Internet (And Filtering Out The BS)
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 23 days ago
do a lot of well-intentioned but misinformed people. In fact, a study published in the January 2016 Proceedings of National Academy of Science documented just how quickly dubious conspiracy theories spread across the internet. Specifically, the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planetInstitute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planet
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Institute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business Insider. Now an official at the Russian Academy of Science (RAS) has come forward to say the "signal" is anything but alien in origin. In fact, it probably didn't... Read more
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Connecticut Post
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planetInstitute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planet
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
Institute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business Insider. Now an official at the Russian Academy of Science (RAS) has come forward to say the "signal" is anything but alien in origin. In fact, it probably didn't... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planetInstitute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business
That 'interesting' and possibly alien radio signal probably came from our own planet
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
Institute who wasn't involved in the signal's initial detection, told Business Insider. Now an official at the Russian Academy of Science (RAS) has come forward to say the "signal" is anything but alien in origin. In fact, it probably didn't... Read more
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Mashable
You know that weird outer space radio signal? It's probably not aliensfrom aircraft radar or another form of ground-based interference. And the Spec
You know that weird outer space radio signal? It's probably not aliens
Mashable / Posted 25 days ago
from aircraft radar or another form of ground-based interference. And the Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Science seems to agree with the other scientists' decidedly skeptical assessments. According to a translation of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stranger Things: Do space signals point to alien life?her apartment set on fire The signal was first detected on May 15, 2015, by th
Stranger Things: Do space signals point to alien life?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
her apartment set on fire The signal was first detected on May 15, 2015, by the RATAN-600 telescope used by the Russian Academy of Science but was effectively withheld from the international community. However it has come to light in the past... Read more
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News.com.au
Why did Russia hide this? Extraterrestrial signal being investigated by international scientistselsewhere in the universe. The signal was first detected on May 15, 2015, by t
Why did Russia hide this? Extraterrestrial signal being investigated by international scientists
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
elsewhere in the universe. The signal was first detected on May 15, 2015, by the RATAN-600 telescope used by the Russian Academy of Science but was effectively withheld from the international community. However it has come to light in the past... Read more
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PhysOrg
Trapped in a nuclear weapon bunker wood ants survive for years in Polandis described in the open access Journal of Hymenoptera Research by the team of
Trapped in a nuclear weapon bunker wood ants survive for years in Poland
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
is described in the open access Journal of Hymenoptera Research by the team of Polish scientist Wojciech Czechowski, Polish Academy of Science. The studied colony is still unique, despite the fact that there are previously known similar cases, such... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio's top 19 charter schools, according to Nicheexcellence of the school,” its website states. Four local schools – the School
San Antonio's top 19 charter schools, according to Niche
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
excellence of the school,” its website states. Four local schools – the School of Science & Technology, the Milton B. Lee Academy of Science and Engineering, Travis Early College High School and the Harmony Science Academy – were listed among the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Not a Drill: SETI Is Investigating a Possible ET Signal From Spacea civilization far more advanced than our own. The unusual signal was originall
Not a Drill: SETI Is Investigating a Possible ET Signal From Space
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
a civilization far more advanced than our own. The unusual signal was originally detected on May 15, 2015, by the Russian Academy of Science-operated RATAN-600 radio telescope in Zelenchukskaya, Russia, but was kept secret from the international... Read more
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iafrica.com
Aliens? Strong signal detected in spaceAerial view of the Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of
Aliens? Strong signal detected in space
iafrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Aerial view of the Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Science. Credit: Wikimedia Commons A "strong signal" detected by a radio telescope in Russia that is scanning the heavens for signs of extraterrestrial life has stirred... Read more
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International Business Times
Signal from nearby star 'may be extraterrestrial communication' say astronomersapparently from a 6.3-billion-year-old star in the Hercules constellation was o
Signal from nearby star 'may be extraterrestrial communication' say astronomers
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
apparently from a 6.3-billion-year-old star in the Hercules constellation was originally detected in 2015 by the Russian Academy of Science-operated RATAN-600 radio telescope. But the discovery was kept secret from the international community... Read more
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The Atlantic
The World's Most Spiritual Sci-Fi Film SchoolThis Labyrinth-esque documentary short, We Are Not Alone, tells the story of th
The World's Most Spiritual Sci-Fi Film School
The Atlantic / Posted 26 days ago
This Labyrinth-esque documentary short, We Are Not Alone, tells the story of the Unarius Academy of Science and its founder Ruth E. Norman—known as “Archangel Uriel” to her students. Norman was an eccentric female leader and self-proclaimed... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Traffic improved near new school in RoswellROSWELL, Ga – Traffic is much improved near a new charter school, but neighbors
Traffic improved near new school in Roswell
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
ROSWELL, Ga – Traffic is much improved near a new charter school, but neighbors living near Fulton Academy of Science and Technology are concerned about the future. For two days after the opening of the school on Crabapple Road, neighbor Susan... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the towns, August 28, 2016a release from Lacawac. Among his many high school endeavors and awards was a
Around the towns, August 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
a release from Lacawac. Among his many high school endeavors and awards was a first place in the Pennsylvania State Junior Academy of Science for a project he researched at Lacawac Sanctuary. Lacawac Sanctuary is a nature preserve, ecological... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 27Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alex
August 27
KTXS Abilene / Posted 29 days ago
Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alexandre César Charles, a member of the French Academy of Science, launches the first balloon inflated with hydrogen gas. The unmanned flight ascended from the Place des... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 27Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alex
August 27
KECI Missoula / Posted 29 days ago
Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alexandre César Charles, a member of the French Academy of Science, launches the first balloon inflated with hydrogen gas. The unmanned flight ascended from the Place des... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 27Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alex
August 27
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 29 days ago
Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alexandre César Charles, a member of the French Academy of Science, launches the first balloon inflated with hydrogen gas. The unmanned flight ascended from the Place des... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 27Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alex
August 27
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 29 days ago
Austrians, Russians and Prussians at the Battle of Dresden. 1783: Jacques Alexandre César Charles, a member of the French Academy of Science, launches the first balloon inflated with hydrogen gas. The unmanned flight ascended from the Place des... Read more
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Business Wire
Flex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Changeneuromuscular conditions such as MS and ALS, and exercise-associated muscle cra
Flex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Change
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
neuromuscular conditions such as MS and ALS, and exercise-associated muscle cramps. Flex Pharma was founded by National Academy of Science members Rod MacKinnon, M.D. (2003 Nobel Laureate), and Bruce Bean, Ph.D., recognized leaders in the fields... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Press Conference Of PCO Secretary Martin Andanar, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella And Socioeconomic Planning Secretary And Director General Of The National Economic And Development Authority Dr. Ernesto M. Perniathe International Labour Organization. The outstanding boholano was once an ou
Press Conference Of PCO Secretary Martin Andanar, Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella And Socioeconomic Planning Secretary And Director General Of The National Economic And Development Authority Dr. Ernesto M. Pernia
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 30 days ago
the International Labour Organization. The outstanding boholano was once an outstanding young scientist from the National Academy of Science and Technology. Balik Scientist awardee of the Department of Science and Technology and currently ranked... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
In Search of Planet 9most influential 100 people in 2006 and winner of both the prestigious Caltech
In Search of Planet 9
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
most influential 100 people in 2006 and winner of both the prestigious Caltech Feynman Prize in 2007 and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters Kavli Prize in Astrophysics in 2012 — says he and Batygin are on the verge of verifying the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
28 Chained - Wife of Herbalist Buried in Shallow Graveinfectious diseases, could lead to serious health problems. Professor Tomori,
28 Chained - Wife of Herbalist Buried in Shallow Grave
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
infectious diseases, could lead to serious health problems. Professor Tomori, who is also the President of the Nigeria Academy of Science, NAS, and and Chairman, Lassa Fever Committee, said depending on the cause of death, people around could... Read more

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