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Babyology
10 fun things to do with kids in BendigoKids workshop shows all the fun and excitement of science, with astorybook read
10 fun things to do with kids in Bendigo
Babyology / Posted 17 hours ago
Kids workshop shows all the fun and excitement of science, with astorybook reading followed by a hands-on activity in the lab. For the primary schoolers, activities include a visit to the planetarium or a slide down the southern hemisphere’s... Read more
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Aljazeera
Developing youth entrepreneurship in Moroccoof entrepreneurship must be encouraged to stay afloat in Morocco. Jamil Wyne,
Developing youth entrepreneurship in Morocco
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
of entrepreneurship must be encouraged to stay afloat in Morocco. Jamil Wyne, the head of research at the Wamda Research Lab, an entrepreneurship platform in the MENA region, describes entrepreneurship as "a mindset: creativity, critical... Read more
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The Hindu
Neurotic people tend to be more creative, says studyactivity of these brain circuits that govern self-generated thought could be a
Neurotic people tend to be more creative, says study
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
activity of these brain circuits that govern self-generated thought could be a causal explanation for neuroticism. They collaborated with Dean Mobbs of the Columbia University’s Fear, Anxiety and Biosocial Lab, who had previously shown that there... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UVA researchers reveal how sperm use 'harpoon' to facilitate fertilizationhead, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilizatio
UVA researchers reveal how sperm use 'harpoon' to facilitate fertilization
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
head, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilization. "This finding has really captured our imagination," said UVA reproduction researcher John Herr, PhD, of the Department of Cell Biology. "One of the major proteins... Read more
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Daily Record
'Dogging' caravan has the world's funniest eBay descriptioncaravan, the owner details a bit more about the undesirable caravan. Not parad
'Dogging' caravan has the world's funniest eBay description
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
caravan, the owner details a bit more about the undesirable caravan. Not paradise: The lucky bidder will need some imagination She writes: "Apparently I owned this utterly crap caravan for three weeks before actually setting eyes on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Dogging' caravan has the world's funniest eBay descriptioncaravan, the owner details a bit more about the undesirable caravan. Not parad
'Dogging' caravan has the world's funniest eBay description
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
caravan, the owner details a bit more about the undesirable caravan. Not paradise: The lucky bidder will need some imagination She writes: "Apparently I owned this utterly crap caravan for three weeks before actually setting eyes on... Read more
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International Business Times
Sperm have harpoon-like abilities to attach to egg, scientists believe reproduction researcher John Herr PhD, of the Department of Cell Biology, said:
Sperm have harpoon-like abilities to attach to egg, scientists believe
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
reproduction researcher John Herr PhD, of the Department of Cell Biology, said: "This finding has really captured our imagination. One of the major proteins that is abundant in the acrosome [in the arterior region of the sperm head] is... Read more
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Newswise
Fertilization Discovery: Do Sperm Wield Tiny Harpoons?Discovery: Do Sperm Wield Tiny Harpoons? Spiky filaments identified that may pl
Fertilization Discovery: Do Sperm Wield Tiny Harpoons?
Newswise / Posted 3 days ago
Discovery: Do Sperm Wield Tiny Harpoons? Spiky filaments identified that may play key role in fertilization Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsAndrology Newswise — Could the sperm harpoon the egg to facilitate fertilization?... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA School of Medicine Makes Discovery on Human Fertilizationhead, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilizatio
UVA School of Medicine Makes Discovery on Human Fertilization
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
head, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilization. “This finding has really captured our imagination,” said UVA reproduction researcher John Herr, PhD, of the Department of Cell Biology. “One of the major proteins... Read more
5 related stories
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA School of Medicine Makes Fertilization Discoveryhead, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilizatio
UVA School of Medicine Makes Fertilization Discovery
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
head, and suggests a new hypothesis concerning what happens during fertilization. “This finding has really captured our imagination,” said UVA reproduction researcher John Herr, PhD, of the Department of Cell Biology. “One of the major proteins... Read more
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Daily Mail
Researchers find sperm use a tiny 'harpoon' to attach to eggsfilaments (pictured), which they believe may lash together the sperm and its ta
Researchers find sperm use a tiny 'harpoon' to attach to eggs
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
filaments (pictured), which they believe may lash together the sperm and its target. 'This finding has really captured our imagination,' said University of Virginia School of Medicine's researcher John Herr. It represents a significant step... Read more
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International Business Times
Why human head transplants are still a long way from becoming a reality Robocop, and the cyborg commandos of Ghost in the Shell, extreme portrayals of
Why human head transplants are still a long way from becoming a reality
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
Robocop, and the cyborg commandos of Ghost in the Shell, extreme portrayals of transplant surgery have captured our imagination over the years. The story of a patient's hand grafted on to a leg in China after an industrial accident to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Altus students get their hands on new iPadsstudents the Livescribe app for the first time, they were amazed. She is hopefu
Altus students get their hands on new iPads
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
students the Livescribe app for the first time, they were amazed. She is hopeful that apps like this can help spark their imagination. "If they see something, see how an application is working, then they could see that they could possibly create... Read more
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New York Magazine
If These Girls Knew That Slender Man Was a Fantasy, Why Did They Want to Kill Their Friend for Him?task psychologists call “discounting” — the rational inner voices that can subd
If These Girls Knew That Slender Man Was a Fantasy, Why Did They Want to Kill Their Friend for Him?
New York Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
task psychologists call “discounting” — the rational inner voices that can subdue overheated emotional responses to the imagination’s powerful projections and that come with the maturing of the frontal lobe by around age 25. That’s why a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sneak peek: The Girl in the Spider’s WebSalander was convinced that if only she could describe that process she would b
Sneak peek: The Girl in the Spider’s Web
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Salander was convinced that if only she could describe that process she would be able to draw together the two irreconcilable languages of the universe, quantum physics and the theory of relativity. But it was no doubt beyond her capabilities,... Read more
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Daily Mail
The Girl in the Spider’s Web: new Girl with the Dragon Tattoo bookSalander was convinced that if only she could describe that process she would b
The Girl in the Spider’s Web: new Girl with the Dragon Tattoo book
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Salander was convinced that if only she could describe that process she would be able to draw together the two irreconcilable languages of the universe, quantum physics and the theory of relativity. But it was no doubt beyond her capabilities,... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
United Way campaign kicks offyear’s annual United Way of Greater Lorain County campaign kickoff saw the anno
United Way campaign kicks off
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 8 days ago
year’s annual United Way of Greater Lorain County campaign kickoff saw the announcement of the agency’s newest Community Collaborative that prepares Elyria youngsters for kindergarten. Known as Ready Set Go … to Kindergarten, the new effort will... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Unraveling The Enigma Of Nintendo's Virtual Boy, 20 Years Laterround of investment money from New England tech cohorts like former partner Ray
Unraveling The Enigma Of Nintendo's Virtual Boy, 20 Years Later
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
round of investment money from New England tech cohorts like former partner Ray Kurzweil and the director of the MIT Media Lab, Nicholas Negroponte, which gave his project instant tech credibility. In 1986, Becker formed Reflection Technology, Inc.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Library can help students many waysthat we offer in our 28 library locations and on our website, mysapl.org. A lib
Library can help students many ways
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
that we offer in our 28 library locations and on our website, mysapl.org. A library card unlocks a world of information, imagination and ideas. Today’s libraries have much to offer. Want a little extra help with your homework? Use your San... Read more
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Daily Mail
Suspicious spouses crash websites hosting Ashley Madison 'cheat sheet'been outed by the Impact Team because they are considered 'cheating dirtbags'.
Suspicious spouses crash websites hosting Ashley Madison 'cheat sheet'
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
been outed by the Impact Team because they are considered 'cheating dirtbags'. Two staff at the Government's Porton Down lab where workers research chemical and biological weapons were also named in the file dump. A married politician was among... Read more
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New Kerala
Zebrafish embryos used to identify potential new diabetes drugsthe Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine said that this screening techni
Zebrafish embryos used to identify potential new diabetes drugs
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine said that this screening technique could be applied to other than the human imagination. Mumm said that their method was an adaptation of high throughput screening (HTS), an automated system developed... Read more
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New Kerala
Taj Mahal perhaps the world's most photographed monument (August 19 World Photography Day)difficult to tell. All I can say is that the Taj, under the seasonal hues of th
Taj Mahal perhaps the world's most photographed monument (August 19 World Photography Day)
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
difficult to tell. All I can say is that the Taj, under the seasonal hues of the sky enkindles my soul, gives wings to my imagination and meaning to my expression and creativity," Rajoria waxed eloquent while speaking to IANS. Vijay Goyal, owner... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Johns Hopkins scientists develop novel fish embryo technique to identify potential new treatments for diabetesbut we think there's potentially no limit on the diseases this screening techni
Johns Hopkins scientists develop novel fish embryo technique to identify potential new treatments for diabetes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 11 days ago
but we think there's potentially no limit on the diseases this screening technique could be applied to other than the human imagination," says Jeffrey Mumm, Ph.D., associate professor of ophthalmology at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute and... Read more
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Torontoist
Tower, Diamond Tongues, Jurassic Worlda derivative work of hack cinema that winks at its tired conceit as if its self
Tower, Diamond Tongues, Jurassic World
Torontoist / Posted 13 days ago
a derivative work of hack cinema that winks at its tired conceit as if its self-awareness makes up for its lack of imagination. Pratt plays Owen, raptor trainer to the super-sized version of the theme park we saw Richard Attenborough... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Do Low-Income Families Lose With HBO's Sesame Street Deal?Sesame Street has aired on public television provider PBS as an American instit
Do Low-Income Families Lose With HBO's Sesame Street Deal?
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
Sesame Street has aired on public television provider PBS as an American institution of quality kids programming, available to anyone with eyes, an imagination and a TV, rich or poor. While dwindling government and foundation funding led to... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
A lot going on at the libraryAll of our kids makerspace programs are drop in. Teens and adults can also fle
A lot going on at the library
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
All of our kids makerspace programs are drop in. Teens and adults can also flex their making muscles in our Digital Lab. Are you musically inclined? Drop in and use our lab to create your own tunes with GarageBand. We've got a guitar and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why human head transplants are still a long way from becoming a realityRobocop, and the cyborg commandos of Ghost in the Shell, extreme portrayals of
Why human head transplants are still a long way from becoming a reality
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Robocop, and the cyborg commandos of Ghost in the Shell, extreme portrayals of transplant surgery have captured our imagination over the years. The story of a patient's hand grafted on to a leg in China after an industrial accident to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Special Report (Rural Ireland): Lively Exchange of ideas about the future in O’Gonnelloetime and eventually we decided we’d just do it.” Clare County Council provided
Special Report (Rural Ireland): Lively Exchange of ideas about the future in O’Gonnelloe
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
time and eventually we decided we’d just do it.” Clare County Council provided the materials, the community provided the labour, the R463 ceded a strip of unruly ditch and vegetation about 2ft wide along its eastbound lane and, with a team of 40... Read more
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The Atlantic
Computers Aren’t So Smart, After Allagricultural transformation in Neolithic times or the early industrial revoluti
Computers Aren’t So Smart, After All
The Atlantic / Posted 18 days ago
agricultural transformation in Neolithic times or the early industrial revolution." "Is the handwriting on the wall for the labor movement?, the Wall Street Journal asked, looking at the matter from its own perspective. ("Their membership may... Read more
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PC Advisor
Teach your children: Screens are gooda mobile device or TV. I'm more likely to let the screen time tick up to 20--30
Teach your children: Screens are good
PC Advisor / Posted 20 days ago
a mobile device or TV. I'm more likely to let the screen time tick up to 20--30 minutes if the kiddo's tootling around Toca Lab than if we're watching the "Think Pink" number from Funny Face for the fourth time in a row. How much screen time has my... Read more
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Macworld
Teach your children: Screens are gooda mobile device or TV. I’m more likely to let the screen time tick up to 20–30
Teach your children: Screens are good
Macworld / Posted 20 days ago
a mobile device or TV. I’m more likely to let the screen time tick up to 20–30 minutes if the kiddo’s tootling around Toca Lab than if we’re watching the “Think Pink” number from Funny Face for the fourth time in a row. How much screen time has my... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Superhero movie lacks imagination, edginess Fantastic? HardlyProfoundly uninteresting, it hits all the beats of the standard superhero movie
Superhero movie lacks imagination, edginess Fantastic? Hardly
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
Profoundly uninteresting, it hits all the beats of the standard superhero movie, but provides nothing in the way of imagination or magic. Primarily concerned with the origin story of the foursome, this version, directed by Josh Trank,... Read more
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Everett Herald
'Fantastic Four' is hardly fantastic, but dullProfoundly uninteresting, it hits all the beats of the standard superhero movie
'Fantastic Four' is hardly fantastic, but dull
Everett Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Profoundly uninteresting, it hits all the beats of the standard superhero movie, but provides nothing in the way of imagination or magic.Primarily concerned with the origin story of the foursome, this version, directed by Josh Trank, starts... Read more
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Business Wire
Ricoh Earns Five Awards from Buyers Laboratory LLCLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ricoh Europe today announced it has won five awards fo
Ricoh Earns Five Awards from Buyers Laboratory LLC
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ricoh Europe today announced it has won five awards for its product lines in the Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI) 2015 Summer Pick Awards, including the awards for Outstanding Personal Printer, Outstanding Budget/Economy Printer... Read more
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Independent
Local schools, businesses ready for back to schoolhave two large dance rooms with closed circuit TV so you can view your child’s
Local schools, businesses ready for back to school
Independent / Posted 25 days ago
have two large dance rooms with closed circuit TV so you can view your child’s class at any time. Spaces are still available for the summer camps and intensives. For more information, check them out on Facebook, Instagram or... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Local schools, businesses ready for back to schoolof teaching. In the preschool, the children thrive and gain confidence in the l
Local schools, businesses ready for back to school
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
of teaching. In the preschool, the children thrive and gain confidence in the loving school environment. “Creativity and imagination are emphasized because that is exactly what children need,” said Louise Kauders, the school’s co-director.The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The man who brought down a planetI’ll have a beer with you, and we can then go talk about it over a beer but at
The man who brought down a planet
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
I’ll have a beer with you, and we can then go talk about it over a beer but at the end of the beer I’m going back to the lab and making discoveries.” Maybe I just have an active imagination, but I’m still a bit spooked by the wall outlets in... Read more
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The Scientist
Inspired by Naturebarbless quills. Researchers have also taken inspiration from the spiny-headed
Inspired by Nature
The Scientist / Posted 29 days ago
barbless quills. Researchers have also taken inspiration from the spiny-headed worm (Pomphorhynchus laevis) and its swellable spine-covered proboscis to create microneedles that swell and lock into place when they enter flesh. Patches of 100... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Interview - Simon Pegg for Rogue Nation on stunts Cruise and Star Trekfor nearly 10 years and his evolution has been quite a fun thing to play – he s
Interview - Simon Pegg for Rogue Nation on stunts Cruise and Star Trek
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
for nearly 10 years and his evolution has been quite a fun thing to play – he started off as an office guy working in the lab then he has that little time with Ethan where he has to help him get through Shanghai. And we thought after that he... Read more
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