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The Globe and Mail
Innovation tops agenda for Govenor-General David Johnston’s U.S. visitGovernor-General David Johnston heads to Washington next week for a “working vi
Innovation tops agenda for Govenor-General David Johnston’s U.S. visit
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Governor-General David Johnston heads to Washington next week for a “working visit” to push for greater collaboration on science and innovation, one month before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s official visit to the White House. The Prime Minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prof. Murenzi Named On UN Technology TeamThe United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has appointed Rwandan Profes
Prof. Murenzi Named On UN Technology Team
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has appointed Rwandan Professor Romain Murenzi on the team of ten people to support the Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM). The team consists of representatives of civil society, the private... Read more
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The Scientist
Speaking of ScienceTHE SEEDS OF SCIENCE: Agricultural science has taken a back seat to biomedical
Speaking of Science
The Scientist / Posted 6 days ago
THE SEEDS OF SCIENCE: Agricultural science has taken a back seat to biomedical research in the U.S.© ISTOCK.COM/NIKOLA NASTASIC Today, farm production has stopped growing in the United States, and agriculture research is no longer a priority; it... Read more
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Slate
The Lead Pipes in Flint Are a Tiny Part of a Huge Lead Problem.Health and medicine explained. Lead Paint, Lead Toys, Lead Dietary Supplements
The Lead Pipes in Flint Are a Tiny Part of a Huge Lead Problem.
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
Health and medicine explained. Lead Paint, Lead Toys, Lead Dietary SupplementsThe lead pipes in Flint, Michigan, are a tiny part of a huge problem. In 2013, the year before a state-appointed official switched the source of drinking water for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delay to Accept GM Technology Not Good for UsFinally, our neighbour, Kenya, is set to lift the ban on imports of genetically
Delay to Accept GM Technology Not Good for Us
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Finally, our neighbour, Kenya, is set to lift the ban on imports of genetically modified (GM) food crops by the end of this month, according to Bioscience for Farmers in Africa newsletter (January 13, 2016). The country banned GM crops in November... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Faked Moon landing would have been exposed within four years, scientist concludesApplying the technique to four real-life scenarios showed that had the moon lan
Faked Moon landing would have been exposed within four years, scientist concludes
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Applying the technique to four real-life scenarios showed that had the moon landings been a hoax - involving an estimated 411,000 people who worked at Nasa - it would have been found out in three years and eight months. Since Neil Armstrong became... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 16 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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Business Wire
Virginia Bio Welcomes New Members to its Board of DirectorsRICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virginia Bio, the premier statewide non-profit
Virginia Bio Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virginia Bio, the premier statewide non-profit association representing life science industry in the Commonwealth of Virginia, elected five new members to their Board of Directors for a term of three years. The... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science - Editor's Note: A look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don't tell the full story NORTH CONWAY N.H. ( — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific cons...NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science - Editor's Note: A look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don't tell the full story NORTH CONWAY N.H. ( — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific cons...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceSETH BORENSTEIN, Associated Press SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press EDITOR'S NOTE
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
SETH BORENSTEIN, Associated Press SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press EDITOR'S NOTE: A look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don't tell the full story NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
KGTV San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change scienceNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific con
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz at odds with climate change science
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Ted Cruz is decidedly at odds with the scientific consensus that Earth is warming because of human activity. A look at some of the Republican presidential contender's claims on the subject in New Hampshire this week and how... Read more
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Christian Today
Prejudice or principle? Why the UMC banned Intelligent Design from its annual conferenceHow did life on earth begin? The United Methodist Church has rejected a reques
Prejudice or principle? Why the UMC banned Intelligent Design from its annual conference
Christian Today / Posted 17 days ago
How did life on earth begin? The United Methodist Church has rejected a request by a group promoting so-called "intelligent design" to have a display at its General Conference in Oregon in May. The decision, reported by the Christian Post, appears... Read more
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Naples Daily News
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
Naples Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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Philly.com
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeBut by starting his comparison period in 1997, Cruz has selected a time when te
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
But by starting his comparison period in 1997, Cruz has selected a time when temperatures spiked because of an El Nino weather pattern. Starting at an artificially high point minimizes the rate of increase since then, Mears said, adding, "If you... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) � Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate changeNORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change d
AP FACT CHECK: Ted Cruz misstates science of climate change
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) - Answering a question this week about climate change during a campaign stop in New Hampshire, Ted Cruz was worlds apart from the scientific consensus that sees a world that is warming because of human activity. Some of the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Four USF professors selected as AIMBE College of FellowsFour University of South Florida professors have been elected to the 2016 Colle
Four USF professors selected as AIMBE College of Fellows
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
Four University of South Florida professors have been elected to the 2016 College of Fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE): Cesario Borlongan and Shyam Mohapatra from the USF Morsani College of Medicine, USF... Read more
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Business Wire
Pitzer College Appoints Melvin L. Oliver as Its New PresidentCLAREMONT, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Melvin L. Oliver, a noted expert on racial
Pitzer College Appoints Melvin L. Oliver as Its New President
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
CLAREMONT, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Melvin L. Oliver, a noted expert on racial and urban inequality and the executive dean of the College of Letters and Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been named Pitzer College’s sixth... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an e
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 25 days ago
In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an emphasis on "offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one." Obama pushing for stronger Science, Technology,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an e
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 25 days ago
In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an emphasis on "offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one." Obama pushing for stronger Science, Technology,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an e
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 25 days ago
In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an emphasis on "offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one." Obama pushing for stronger Science, Technology,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an e
Obama keeps calling for better STEM students, so how's America...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 25 days ago
In his final State of the Union address, President Barack Obama pushed for an emphasis on "offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one." Obama pushing for stronger Science, Technology,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Obama Keeps Calling For Better STEM Students, So How's America Doing?"... Offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that
Obama Keeps Calling For Better STEM Students, So How's America Doing?
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
"... Offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one ..." President Obama said in his final State of the Union address. President Obama pushing for stronger STEM students during his State of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Obama Keeps Calling For Better STEM Students, So How's America Doing?"... Offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that
Obama Keeps Calling For Better STEM Students, So How's America Doing?
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 25 days ago
"... Offering every student the hands-on computer science and math classes that make them job-ready on day one ..." President Obama said in his final State of the Union address. President Obama pushing for stronger STEM students during his State of... Read more
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SciDev.net
Global Competition for S&T EntrepreneursBringing science and development together through original news and analysis A
Global Competition for S&T Entrepreneurs
SciDev.net / Posted 26 days ago
Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis Announcements The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the U.S. Department of State are pleased to... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Govindaraju named VP for research and economic developmentLeading computer scientist Venu Govindaraju has been named vice president for r
Govindaraju named VP for research and economic development
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 27 days ago
Leading computer scientist Venu Govindaraju has been named vice president for research and economic development. His appointment, announced today by President Satish K. Tripathi and Provost Charles F. Zukoski, is effective immediately. Govindaraju... Read more
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The Scientist
Speaking of ScienceSNIP SNIP: A veritable who’s who of gene-editing researchers gathered in early
Speaking of Science
The Scientist / Posted 27 days ago
SNIP SNIP: A veritable who’s who of gene-editing researchers gathered in early December for the International Summit on Human Gene Editing to discuss new technologies and their ethical application.© ISTOCK.COM/WILDPIXEL We could be on the cusp of a... Read more

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