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2014/09/20 09:17
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Psychology students have, for the past 40 years or so, memorized the statistic that 65% of all participants in the Milgram experiments not only administered what they thought was electric shock, but...
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2014/09/20 07:23
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BOSTON (AP) — There's some truth to the effectiveness of folk remedies and old wives' tales when it comes to serious medical issues, according to findings by a team from Detroit Medical Center. Dr....
2014/09/20 06:43
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Through modelling analysis, a team from Arizona State University (ASU) and Harvard University discovered that the rate of rise in cases significantly increased in August in Liberia and Guinea around...
2014/09/20 05:54
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Joseph McNamara, crime researcher and San Jose's police chief for 15 years who recently criticized the police shooting of an unarmed black teen in Missouri, died Friday at age 79, according to the...
2014/09/20 04:05
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The 2014 Ig Nobel winners, awarded Thursday at Harvard University by the Annals of Improbable Research magazine: PHYSICS: Kiyoshi Mabuchi, Kensei Tanaka, Daichi Uchijima and Rina Sakai for studying...
2014/09/20 01:05
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It was a terrorist plot marked by its brutality and simplicity, and the ease with which it could be rolled out at a moment's notice: kidnap innocent bystanders, whisk them back to a secret location...
2014/09/19 23:55
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Bostonians had a few less spaces to pahk their cahs today. Taking place this Friday in Cambridge, PARK(ing) Day is a nation-wide opportunity for residents, artists and activists to turn metered...
2014/09/19 23:25
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Over the past few weeks, Americans have been confronted by a slew of scandals besieging our most popular sport. Outrage over the off-the-field violence of star running backs Ray Rice and Adrian...
2014/09/19 23:24
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The back-of-an-envelope Ben Affleck goes like this. In Act One, the former child star writes a screenplay with his best friend, Matt Damon. They win an Oscar for Good Will Hunting, get rich and star...
2014/09/19 23:17
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STANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--It is with profound sadness that we learned of the passing of our colleague, Joe McNamara, who lost his battle with cancer this morning. Joe was a rare person: a...
2014/09/19 23:06
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A PHARMACEUTICALS multimillionaire charged with killing her autistic eight-year-old son in a deluxe hotel has lost a attempt to be released to house arrest. Gigi Jordan modelled her bid for freedom...
2014/09/19 21:32
2014/09/19 21:32
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Toronto’s cultural brand has moved into a new galaxy. After four years of construction, the Aga Khan Museum, designed by Pritzker Prize–winner Fumihiko Maki, opened east of the city’s downtown on...
2014/09/19 20:13
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In 2013, after years of denials, the cyclist Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he had taken performance-enhancing drugs. Some four years previously, Armstrong had given an interview to...
2014/09/19 19:39
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A new resource unveiled today by researchers from several Harvard University labs in collaboration with Trinity College Dublin provides both experienced and aspiring researchers with the intellectual...
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2014/09/19 19:12
2014/09/19 19:12
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The University of California voted on Friday to maintain its investments in fossil fuels, frustrating a student-led effort to divest its portfolio in oil, natural gas and coal. UC is among the major...
2014/09/19 18:39
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The fellows, who did not know they were nominated for the award, were notified over the past two weeks that they’d won and were instructed to disclose the secret to no more than one person until the...
2014/09/19 17:42
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Climate change could postpone fall leaf peeping in some areas of the United States as summer temperatures linger later into the year, Princeton University researchers report in the journal Global...
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2014/09/19 15:46
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:12am Americans will spend about $550 million on self-help books this year and more than $1 billion on motivational speakers. Obviously, many of us are on a quest for...
2014/09/19 12:40
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President Theodore Roosevelt riding through the Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, Texas, April 1, 1905. Photo By Mansell/The LIFE Picture Collection/Gett UNSPECIFIED - 1898: Portrait of Col. Theodore...
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