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Science Daily
Tick genome reveals inner workings of a resilient blood-guzzlerThe decade-long project, involving 93 authors from 46 institutions, decodes the
Tick genome reveals inner workings of a resilient blood-guzzler
Science Daily / Posted 17 minutes ago
The decade-long project, involving 93 authors from 46 institutions, decodes the biology of a bloodsucking arachnid with sophisticated spit, barbed mouthparts and millions of years of successful parasitism. The genome of Ixodes scapularis, known as... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pupil makes passion for maths count‘Fantastic but modest’ student ‘surprised and pleased’ to see his scholarship r
Pupil makes passion for maths count
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
‘Fantastic but modest’ student ‘surprised and pleased’ to see his scholarship results. Like many kids, George Han dreamed of being a fireman. But he dropped the idea when he discovered a new passion - mathematics. Now, his passion has seen him win... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
New Safe Harbor Pact Offers Temporary Port in StormThrough an eleventh-hour maneuver, the United States and the European Union las
New Safe Harbor Pact Offers Temporary Port in Storm
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Through an eleventh-hour maneuver, the United States and the European Union last week avoided action that could have choked the movement of data between the regions and caused financial harm to U.S. companies. It may be only a temporary respite,... Read more
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American Cancer Society
Study: Smoking Linked to Shortened Breast Cancer Survival Article date: February 9, 2016 By Stacy Simon Breast cancer survivors who a
Study: Smoking Linked to Shortened Breast Cancer Survival
American Cancer Society / Posted 3 hours ago
Article date: February 9, 2016 By Stacy Simon Breast cancer survivors who are smokers and continue to smoke after their diagnosis are more likely to die from breast cancer than breast... Read more
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TribLIVE
Philanthropic publication: Scaife’s bequests made him ‘most-generous American’ in 2015Philanthropic publication: Scaife's bequests made him 'most-generous American'
Philanthropic publication: Scaife’s bequests made him ‘most-generous American’ in 2015
TribLIVE / Posted 3 hours ago
Philanthropic publication: Scaife's bequests made him 'most-generous American' in 2015 | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Philanthropic publication: Scaife's bequests made him 'most-generous American' in 2015 Richard Scaife, circa 1992. When late... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Research Pirates of the Dark WebThere’s a battle raging over whether academic research should be free, and it’s
The Research Pirates of the Dark Web
The Atlantic / Posted 3 hours ago
There’s a battle raging over whether academic research should be free, and it’s overflowing into the dark web. Most modern scholarly work remains locked behind paywalls, and unless your computer is on the network of a university with an expensive... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tide's turning for India to present new opportunities: Chanda KochharWASHINGTON: Bullish on India growth story, top banker Chanda Kochhar has said t
Tide's turning for India to present new opportunities: Chanda Kochhar
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON: Bullish on India growth story, top banker Chanda Kochhar has said the tide is turning for the country with a whole new wave of opportunities blowing in from all directions, including in the form of emergence of digital economy and the... Read more
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The Hindu
Tide turning for India to present new opportunities: Chanda KochharBullish on India growth story, top banker Chanda Kochhar has said the tide is t
Tide turning for India to present new opportunities: Chanda Kochhar
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
Bullish on India growth story, top banker Chanda Kochhar has said the tide is turning for the country with a whole new wave of opportunities blowing in from all directions, including in the form of emergence of digital economy and the rising... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars | Money - Home Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 hours ago
| Money - Home Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. More From KTVZ.COM Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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FOX News
The Bible and science: The ultimate power coupleMany people today see science and the Bible as a bitterly divorced couple and f
The Bible and science: The ultimate power couple
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Many people today see science and the Bible as a bitterly divorced couple and feel forced to take sides. It’s a real tragedy because notwithstanding the impression created by extremists on both sides, the two are in fact remarkably harmonious. As a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie MenYves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie Men
Naked Capitalism / Posted 5 hours ago
Yves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about the need to promote more manly men as as desperate effort to shift attention from other failings of the leadership classes and blame them on bad teachers or bad home... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KY3 Springfield / Posted 6 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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News 8000
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
News 8000 / Posted 6 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollarsIran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in eu
Iran: Pay us in euros, not U.S. dollars
KSBW Salinas / Posted 6 hours ago
Iran is ready to sell its oil to the world again, but it wants to be paid in euros, not dollars. Over the weekend, a top official at Iran's state-owned oil company said the country had a strong preference for euros. "Our top priority is to receive... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New discovery takes medical professionals a leap forward to effectively diagnose Alzheimer's diseaseMedical professionals have to conduct a long series of tests to assess a patien
New discovery takes medical professionals a leap forward to effectively diagnose Alzheimer's disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 hours ago
Medical professionals have to conduct a long series of tests to assess a patient's memory impairment and cognitive skills, functional abilities, and behavioral changes to accurately diagnose Alzheimer's disease. They also have to execute costly brain... Read more
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Market Watch
Do elite colleges really lead to higher salaries?For all the thought that families put into choosing a college, very often the d
Do elite colleges really lead to higher salaries?
Market Watch / Posted 7 hours ago
For all the thought that families put into choosing a college, very often the decision is dominated by a simple line of reasoning: The more prestigious the school you attend, the higher your salary will be after you graduate. So, they focus their... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israeli Scientists Find Protein in Blood to ID Alzheimer’s DiseaseThe heartbreaking mystery of Alzheimer's and other dementias challenges researc
Israeli Scientists Find Protein in Blood to ID Alzheimer’s Disease
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 hours ago
The heartbreaking mystery of Alzheimer's and other dementias challenges researchers to search for ways to diagnose, treat and eventually cure -- if not prevent -- the disease.Photo Credit: Geralt / Pixabay / public domain Researchers at Tel Aviv... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
My Rascality, Wole Soyinka, Pyrate Confraternity and I - Prof Biodun JeyifoHe is clearly patrician in the way he acquires and disseminates knowledge but h
My Rascality, Wole Soyinka, Pyrate Confraternity and I - Prof Biodun Jeyifo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
He is clearly patrician in the way he acquires and disseminates knowledge but his general lifestyles are very simple and cool. BJ, as he is fondly called by many people, loves words-- Yoruba and English--which he uses inexhaustibly. He also loves big... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Central Bank chief saving rate cuts for external shocksVeerathai Santiprabhob, governor of the Bank of Thailand, poses for a photograp
Central Bank chief saving rate cuts for external shocks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 hours ago
Veerathai Santiprabhob, governor of the Bank of Thailand, poses for a photograph following a news conference in Bangkok on Oct 21, 2015. (Bloomberg photo) Related Stories The central bank is keeping its powder dry on interest rates and is ready to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small | News - Home 'Effects on planet won't go away ... for thousands of generatio
OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 hours ago
| News - Home 'Effects on planet won't go away ... for thousands of generations' POSTED: 11:21 PM PST February 8, 2016 At the rate humans... Read more
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Business Wire
Allied Minds plc Trading StatementBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allied Minds (LSE: ALM) (the "Company" or the "Group")
Allied Minds plc Trading Statement
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allied Minds (LSE: ALM) (the "Company" or the "Group"), an innovative U.S. science and technology development and commercialisation company, today issued the following trading statement for the financial year ended 31... Read more
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Boston Globe
RI’s Raimondo sees upside in lost race for GEChris Morris for The Boston Globe Governor Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island. Gin
RI’s Raimondo sees upside in lost race for GE
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
Chris Morris for The Boston Globe Governor Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island. Gina Raimondo lost the high-stakes sweepstakes to win General Electric’s favor. But the Rhode Island governor is still declaring victory. Raimondo spoke to the Globe on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pittsburgh woman buys tiny 320-square-foot home on wheels for $25,000 - but is told by local government it's too small to be legal Rachel Ford, 29,
Pittsburgh woman buys tiny 320-square-foot home on wheels for $25,000
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
- but is told by local government it's too small to be legal Rachel Ford, 29, wants to bring the 'tiny house movement' to Pittsburgh The home is about 320-square-feet, costs... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Cockroach-inspired robots can squeeze through cracksAFP | Scientists hope their cockroach-inspired robot will one day be able to he
Cockroach-inspired robots can squeeze through cracks
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 hours ago
AFP | Scientists hope their cockroach-inspired robot will one day be able to help rescue people stuck in rubble, like those trapped in Taiwan after the February 6, 2016 earthquake MIAMI: Inspired by cockroaches that can squeeze through tiny spaces,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Cockroach inspires rescue robotPeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Cockroach inspires rescue robot
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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FSView
FSU student presents research at HarvardOn January 21, Florida State student, Shauna Gillooly showcased her research at
FSU student presents research at Harvard
FSView / Posted 14 hours ago
On January 21, Florida State student, Shauna Gillooly showcased her research at the National Collegiate Research Conference (NCRC) at Harvard University. The NCRC featured undergraduates representing schools nationwide and allowed the students to... Read more
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Science Daily
Cockroach inspires robot that squeezes through cracks: Creepy bugs can run quickly even when flattened to one-half heightNot only can they squish themselves to get into one-tenth-of-an-inch crevices,
Cockroach inspires robot that squeezes through cracks: Creepy bugs can run quickly even when flattened to one-half height
Science Daily / Posted 16 hours ago
Not only can they squish themselves to get into one-tenth-of-an-inch crevices, but once inside they can run at high speed even when flattened in half. These are just a couple of the creepy findings from a UC Berkeley study of how American... Read more
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Daily Mail
How your immune system helps you get FITHow your IMMUNE SYSTEM helps you get fit: T-cells 'infiltrate muscle fibers to
How your immune system helps you get FIT
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
How your IMMUNE SYSTEM helps you get fit: T-cells 'infiltrate muscle fibers to repair the damage and ease pain' It's common to feel muscle pain after returning to the gym after a break But during a person's next gym visit, they typically experience... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Here's one way women have it better than men at workResearch shows there are still barriers and stigmas in the way of men accessing
Here's one way women have it better than men at work
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Research shows there are still barriers and stigmas in the way of men accessing flexible work. Photo / iStock As the number of breadwinner mothers quadrupled in the US over the past half-century, stereotypical gender roles began fading away. A dad... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescuePeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescue
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Snug as a bug: the hated cockroach inspires a helpful robotWASHINGTON - People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgu
Snug as a bug: the hated cockroach inspires a helpful robot
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
WASHINGTON - People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists said on Monday they have built a small... Read more
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WA Today
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescuePeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescue
WA Today / Posted 17 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bloomberg says he's considering a run for presidentFormer New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, speaking at a commencement speech at H
Bloomberg says he's considering a run for president
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 18 hours ago
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, speaking at a commencement speech at Harvard University on Thursday, May 29, 2014, criticized what he described as a disturbing trend of liberals silencing voices they "deemed politically... Read more
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The Age
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescuePeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescue
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescuePeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescue
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescuePeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Swarms of cockroach-inspired robots the future of search and rescue
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists say they have built a small search-and-rescue robot,... Read more
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Raw Story
Snug as a bug: ‘Revolting’ cockroaches inspire design for search-and-rescue robotPeople use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly,
Snug as a bug: ‘Revolting’ cockroaches inspire design for search-and-rescue robot
Raw Story / Posted 18 hours ago
People use a lot of words to describe the reviled cockroach: disgusting, ugly, sneaky and repulsive, to name a few. But it may be time to add a surprising new one: inspirational. Scientists said on Monday they have built a small search-and-rescue... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The execu
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 18 hours ago
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The executive director of the Alabama Writers' Forum, Jeanie Thompson, says Glaze died Sunday at his home in Birmingham. He was 95. Thompson says Glaze's daughter confirmed his... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) � Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The execu
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95
The Gadsden Times / Posted 19 hours ago
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) � Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The executive director of the Alabama Writers' Forum, Jeanie Thompson, says Glaze died Sunday at his home in Birmingham. He was 95. Thompson says Glaze's daughter confirmed his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Robot cockroach 'can squeeze with ease through rubble to find disaster victims' A scuttling robot cockroach (Harvard University) A scuttling robot cockroach
Robot cockroach 'can squeeze with ease through rubble to find disaster victims'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
A scuttling robot cockroach (Harvard University) A scuttling robot cockroach has been developed that mimics the insect's creepy ability to squeeze through the narrowest... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dead at 95Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The executive director of the Ala
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dead at 95
Al.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The executive director of the Alabama Writers' Forum, Jeanie Thompson, says Glaze died Sunday at his home in Birmingham. He was 95. Thompson says Glaze's daughter confirmed his death. Glaze is a... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95 February 08, 2016 15:39 CST BIR
North Carolina News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 19 hours ago
Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze dies at 95 February 08, 2016 15:39 CST BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama poet laureate Andrew Glaze has died. The executive director of the Alabama Writers' Forum, Jeanie Thompson, says Glaze died Sunday at his... Read more
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