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USA Today
Can $3 billion cure Zuckerberg's ego?and the Human Genome Project to map our DNA. Likewise, donating large sums of m
Can $3 billion cure Zuckerberg's ego?
USA Today / Posted yesterday
and the Human Genome Project to map our DNA. Likewise, donating large sums of money to charitable causes for the benefit of society is also praiseworthy. However, Zuckerberg and Chan should be warned that their hard-earned money can be quickly... Read more
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Business Wire
Elekta: Data presented at ASTRO underscore the promise of Elekta’s high-field MR-adaptive linear accelerator as a transformative advance in radiation therapyElekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its high-field MR-linac was the focus o
Elekta: Data presented at ASTRO underscore the promise of Elekta’s high-field MR-adaptive linear accelerator as a transformative advance in radiation therapy
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its high-field MR-linac was the focus of multiple presentations at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2016 Annual Meeting, held September 25 – 28 in Boston. Additional abstracts presented by... Read more
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Philly.com
Ronald J. Tallarida, pharmacology expert at Temple, 79the book on drug interactions," said Dr. Larry R. Kaiser, dean of the Lewis Kat
Ronald J. Tallarida, pharmacology expert at Temple, 79
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
the book on drug interactions," said Dr. Larry R. Kaiser, dean of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine and Temple University Health System President and CEO. His work also "put Temple on the map" as a leading research center on drug abuse, he... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Deepak Chopra castigates Donald Trump for not being reality-based. Another irony meter explodes.growing economy; our military strength far surpasses any other nation; immigran
Deepak Chopra castigates Donald Trump for not being reality-based. Another irony meter explodes.
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
growing economy; our military strength far surpasses any other nation; immigrants are a positive force in our pluralistic society, not a gang of criminals and freeloaders. But facts aren’t the same as consciousness, and the wrong-is-right strategy... Read more
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Daily Record
Meet Sebastian Junger, keynote speaker of Morristown festivalexperience. To survive, any group reverts to a more 'primitive' stage of socia
Meet Sebastian Junger, keynote speaker of Morristown festival
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
experience. To survive, any group reverts to a more 'primitive' stage of social development. Far from the strictures of society, warriors develop their own brand of authority, their own community. To survive, they must exercise fundamental... Read more
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The Age
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesNobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Researc
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Nobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Research and co-sponsored by the Harvard-Radcliffe Society of Physics Students and the Harvard-Radcliffe Science Fiction Association. Shake and bacon: Gary Dryfoos... Read more
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Canberra Times
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesNobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Researc
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Nobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Research and co-sponsored by the Harvard-Radcliffe Society of Physics Students and the Harvard-Radcliffe Science Fiction Association. Shake and bacon: Gary Dryfoos... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NCEA: The only brown kid in the roomBeneath rising high-school pass rates lies a hidden inequality. Within minutes
NCEA: The only brown kid in the room
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Beneath rising high-school pass rates lies a hidden inequality. Within minutes of walking into her first high-school physics class Amelia Unufe felt like an outsider. "Are you sure you're in the right place?", the teacher said. The 16-year-old... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveriesNobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Researc
You can stop a nosebleed with a 'nasal tampon' made of bacon, and other Ig Nobel discoveries
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Nobel prizes in an event organised by the magazine Annals of Improbable Research and co-sponsored by the Harvard-Radcliffe Society of Physics Students and the Harvard-Radcliffe Science Fiction Association. Shake and bacon: Gary Dryfoos... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
4 Bay Area ‘geniuses”night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field
4 Bay Area ‘geniuses”
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field of human endeavor, from theoretical physics to urban farming. Ten of this year’s 24 winners are Californians. New York claims seven. The Bay Area always claims... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
4 Bay Area ‘geniuses”night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field
4 Bay Area ‘geniuses”
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field of human endeavor, from theoretical physics to urban farming. Ten of this year’s 24 winners are Californians. New York claims seven. The Bay Area always claims... Read more
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NBC News
Author Gene Luen Yang Among 2016 MacArthur 'Genius' Granteesone is they act as a mirror into your own. And I think that needs to be true fo
Author Gene Luen Yang Among 2016 MacArthur 'Genius' Grantees
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
one is they act as a mirror into your own. And I think that needs to be true for everybody — every aspect of American society, every corner of American society has to have stories that are mirrors and stories that are windows." Ahilan... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Benefits of studying humanities and social sciences in the UK“The fundamental concept in Social Science is Power, in the same sense in which
Benefits of studying humanities and social sciences in the UK
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 days ago
“The fundamental concept in Social Science is Power, in the same sense in which Energy in the fundamental concept in Physics.” – Bertrand Russell The rising popularity of science- and technology-related subjects has been well-reported in recent... Read more
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The Mercury News
MacArthur Foundation selects four Bay Area “geniuses”night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field
MacArthur Foundation selects four Bay Area “geniuses”
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
night by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, reward every field of human endeavor, from theoretical physics to urban farming. Ten of this year’s 24 winners are Californians. New York claims seven. The Bay Area always claims... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Can the Cancer Moonshot do what its advocates promise?we know it,” and to that end, with $195 million invested immediately in new can
Can the Cancer Moonshot do what its advocates promise?
ScienceBlogs / Posted 12 days ago
we know it,” and to that end, with $195 million invested immediately in new cancer activities at the National Institutes of Health and $755 million proposed for FY 2017. My first thought at the time was that that wasn’t nearly enough money to... Read more
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The Examiner
Four from local schools are National Merit Scholarship semifinalistssecond her class of 534 at South and plans to attend medical school. She compet
Four from local schools are National Merit Scholarship semifinalists
The Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
second her class of 534 at South and plans to attend medical school. She competes in cross country and is vice president of Health Occupations Students of America at South and has taken Project Lead the Way biomedical courses since her freshman... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Degrees of separation: more women enrolling at universitieswomen are in the majority in the other seven main fields, they dominate educati
Degrees of separation: more women enrolling at universities
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
women are in the majority in the other seven main fields, they dominate education by a ratio of four to one and in health by three to one. In the broad field of society and culture, two out of three students are female, and even in what... Read more
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The Irish Times
Culture Night: How to plan your adventureup with a bequest from author and patriot Jonathan Swift after his death in 174
Culture Night: How to plan your adventure
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
up with a bequest from author and patriot Jonathan Swift after his death in 1745, it was one of the first dedicated mental health hospitals built in the world. The hospital will host an emerging artists exhibition featuring artwork of recent... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Opening Exercises highlight undergraduate achievementsGerman language and culture. Tyler could not be reached for comments. From Fo
Opening Exercises highlight undergraduate achievements
Daily Princetonian / Posted 16 days ago
German language and culture. Tyler could not be reached for comments. From Forbes College, Offertaler, a prospective physics major and a member of the chess club, received the Manfred Pyka Memorial Prize in Physics. “The level of physics and... Read more
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Business Wire
Willis-Knighton Health System Adopts Samsung BodyTom® for Brachytherapy Suitesuch as spinal surgery,1 enhancing outcomes.2 The BodyTom will be on display a
Willis-Knighton Health System Adopts Samsung BodyTom® for Brachytherapy Suite
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
such as spinal surgery,1 enhancing outcomes.2 The BodyTom will be on display at Samsung booth #8001 at The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 58th Annual Meeting, September 25-27, 2016 at the Boston Convention and Exposition... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars - Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars SEPTEMBER 09 2016 J. WEBER The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2016-2017 school yea...Honors Northeast students for the 2016-2017 academic year include: Presidentia
Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars - Honors Northeast welcomes 2016-2017 scholars SEPTEMBER 09 2016 J. WEBER The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2016-2017 school yea...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Honors Northeast students for the 2016-2017 academic year include: Presidential Scholars Aubry Buchanan is a physics major who spent an entire summer as a volunteer for the Boys and Girls Club. He was on the forefront of cross-country... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events for Saturday through Mondayto end child poverty. Free. Call 800-336-7676 or visit walkwithcompassion.com/e
Mark Your Calendar: Loveland-area events for Saturday through Monday
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
to end child poverty. Free. Call 800-336-7676 or visit walkwithcompassion.com/event/northerncolorado. Loveland Historical Society Field Trip through Rocky Mountain National Park, 8 a.m., carpool leaves parking lot at Fifth Street and Lincoln... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Story of a SuicideState Equality, a New Jersey gay-rights group, released a statement that read,
The Story of a Suicide
The New Yorker / Posted 21 days ago
State Equality, a New Jersey gay-rights group, released a statement that read, in part, “We are sickened that anyone in our society, such as the students allegedly responsible for making the surreptitious video, might consider destroying others’... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Resistance was futile: Star Trek has lived for 50 long years – and boy has it prosperedenough, according to Dave Schilling in The Observer, had defined Star Trek as “
Resistance was futile: Star Trek has lived for 50 long years – and boy has it prospered
Daily Maverick / Posted 24 days ago
enough, according to Dave Schilling in The Observer, had defined Star Trek as “…an egalitarian, pluralistic, moral future society that has rejected greed and hate for the far more noble purpose of learning all that is learnable and spreading... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Holguin City to Host Third Geosciences Conventionhe Society of Geosciences Engineering and Chemistry of the National Association
Holguin City to Host Third Geosciences Convention
Radio Angulo / Posted 25 days ago
he Society of Geosciences Engineering and Chemistry of the National Association of Architects and Civil Engineers (UNAIC) in Holguin will host the Third Geosciences Convention, from the 13 to the 16 of September. The event comprises the Second... Read more
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The Space Review
The best reason to go to Marsto do with going to Mars? A great deal, I believe. In operating a business the
The best reason to go to Mars
The Space Review / Posted 25 days ago
to do with going to Mars? A great deal, I believe. In operating a business there are two key factors that determine the health of a business in accounting terms: revenue and expenses. To improve the bottom line you can trim expenses or boost... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japan volunteer keeps coming backdirector general, said JOCV’s major areas of cooperation in the Philippines wer
Japan volunteer keeps coming back
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
director general, said JOCV’s major areas of cooperation in the Philippines were agriculture, social welfare, education, health and disaster management. “I think the Philippines is the second largest country in terms of accepting JOCV... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsZionist activist, with whom she fell in love. After marrying, Jackie and Uri c
deaths
J Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
Zionist activist, with whom she fell in love. After marrying, Jackie and Uri contemplated making Aliyah, but due to health issues they decided to stay in the States and moved to Los Angeles, where Jackie began working as a teacher. There,... Read more

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