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2015/03/03 13:39
2015/03/03 13:39
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When high school physics teacher Moses Rifkin wrote a recent blog post on "Teaching Social Justice in the Physics Classroom," he ignited a new round of conversation about white privilege and the kinds...
2015/03/03 13:39
2015/03/03 13:39
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2015/03/03 00:28
2015/03/03 00:28
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Office of the Spokesperson March 2, 2015U.S. Science Envoy Dr. Geraldine Richmond will return to Southeast Asia March 2-14 in support of President Obama’s initiative to strengthen the United States’...
2015/03/02 22:51
2015/03/02 22:51
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The truth is out there ... but do we want to know it? Photo: Nick Moir It was near Green Bank, West Virginia, US, in 1960 that a young radio astronomer named Frank Drake conducted the first extensive...
2015/03/02 02:56
2015/03/02 02:56
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Women take the lead on speed dates Women take charge on speed dates, while men cross their fingers and hope to be chosen, a study has found. Men also tended to be more sympathetic and supportive,...
2015/03/02 00:42
2015/03/02 00:42
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These immune signatures represent the first robust physical evidence that ME/CFS is a biological illness as opposed to a psychological disorder, and the first evidence that the disease has distinct...
2015/03/01 18:31
2015/03/01 18:31
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Recent advances in brain imaging technology is launching a debate about the use of information obtained using these methods by law enforcement officials, according to published reports. As Inside...
2015/03/01 14:44
2015/03/01 14:44
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WASHINGTON — Long periods of unemployment drain our bank accounts and weaken the economy. New research suggests extended joblessness could also dampen our personalities. And that can make it harder to...
2015/02/28 13:48
2015/02/28 13:48
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On the last Saturday of every February, sword swallowers gather at Ripley’s Believe It or Not museums throughout America to commemorate World Sword Swallower’s Day. It’s a sideshow so dangerous there...
2015/02/27 16:13
2015/02/27 16:13
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In the mosaic of brilliant blues and dazzling yellows on this map, Chicago shines among the brightest. But that's not a good thing. The lighter the yellow, the noisier the city. Chicago is bordering...
2015/02/27 15:35
2015/02/27 15:35
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In less than a second, the sun makes as much energy as the United States uses in one year. That scientific tidbit wasn’t broadcast to the public through a science documentary or high-brow academic...
2015/02/26 17:40
2015/02/26 17:40
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Santa Monica College launches its Spring 2015 Art Lecture Series today, a selection of eclectic lectures and presentations exploring the many facets of art in its various manifestations. The series...
2015/02/25 20:05
2015/02/25 20:05
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... researchers wrote in the Journal of Applied Psychology, "has one of the strongest impacts on well-being." Photo: AFP Long periods of unemployment drain our bank accounts and weaken...
2015/02/25 18:05
2015/02/25 18:05
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A "Digital Dark Age" could be looming, warned Vint Cerf, vice president and chief Internet evangelist for Google. His warning came this week at the annual meeting of the American Association for the...
2015/02/24 05:46
2015/02/24 05:46
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VERNAL — In today's often fast and noisy world, you don't have to travel far to enjoy the sound of silence. Scientists with the National Park Service and other agencies recently created a map and a...
2015/02/23 09:38
2015/02/23 09:38
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Fine diners enjoy food like sexual pleasure Next time when you plan a candlelight dinner at a fine-dining restaurant, get this straight According to Dan Jurafsky, professor of linguistics at...
2015/02/23 01:26
2015/02/23 01:26
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Avoiding a 'digital dark age': future-proofing our existence Photo: Trying to make sense of the digital dark age? Dr Chris Chesher said it's about printing out what you don't want to lose. (ABC News:...
2015/02/21 00:10
2015/02/21 00:10
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Consider walking as exercise. Brisk walking can be an effective aerobic exercise. Walking provides the same benefits as jogging without the stress on joints. “Unwind with a relaxing walk” advises the...
2015/02/20 16:54
2015/02/20 16:54
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Despite all the medical advances, all the gadgets released year after year — now is not a great time to be a scientist in the United States. And as America wavers, Asia is catching up. “The United...
2015/02/20 14:44
2015/02/20 14:44
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Should we beam messages into deep space, announcing our presence to any extraterrestrial civilizations that might be out there? Or, should we just listen? Since the beginnings of the modern Search for...
2015/02/20 06:53
2015/02/20 06:53
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By Cody Brooks Provided by Father of the Internet and Google Vice President Vint Cerf has issued a warning to photographers and data storage lovers at large: Physically print your data or risk...
2015/03/03 13:39
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