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Orange County Register
In Florida Keys, some worry about 'science and government' more than Zikain 1967 and moved to Key Haven in 1980, when it was just a plot of earth with c
In Florida Keys, some worry about 'science and government' more than Zika
Orange County Register / Posted 27 minutes ago
in 1967 and moved to Key Haven in 1980, when it was just a plot of earth with cheaper land, water on three sides and more space. “Hurricanes, bring them on; long-timers here seldom evacuate. Mosquitoes, well, that’s the price of paradise. Zika,... Read more
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CNET
5 things to do with your old phone (other than sell it)Martian has a great tutorial on how to your old phone into a home security came
5 things to do with your old phone (other than sell it)
CNET / Posted 51 minutes ago
Martian has a great tutorial on how to your old phone into a home security camera you can watch from anywhere.Donate it to science (sort of) Even if you don't want to use your old phone, someone else might. There are a couple apps that let you... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Advances in brain research since patient HM: an interview with Dr Jacopo AnneseAnnese, President and CEO of the Institute for Brain and Society, a non-profit
Advances in brain research since patient HM: an interview with Dr Jacopo Annese
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
Annese, President and CEO of the Institute for Brain and Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to democratizing neuroscience and making neuroscience tools and knowledge about the brain more available to the public, discusses his work on the... Read more
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PhysOrg
35 years on, Voyager's legacy continues at SaturnVoyager 2 returned this view of Saturn and its ring system Aug. 11, when the sp
35 years on, Voyager's legacy continues at Saturn
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Voyager 2 returned this view of Saturn and its ring system Aug. 11, when the spacecraft was 13.9 million kilometers (8.6 million miles) away and approaching the large, gaseous planet at about l million km. (620,000 mi.) a day. The ring system’s... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
New Approach To Determining How Atoms Are Arranged In Materialsfrom North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and T
New Approach To Determining How Atoms Are Arranged In Materials
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 3 hours ago
from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have developed a novel approach to materials characterization, using Bayesian statistical methods to glean... Read more
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PhysOrg
Exploration and collaboration are taking gaming to the next levelSky" is focused on life beyond Earth. Even though the game is based on the typi
Exploration and collaboration are taking gaming to the next level
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Sky" is focused on life beyond Earth. Even though the game is based on the typical fight and explore mechanics, its endless space exploration gives it a deeper, existential layer that shows that games are maturing as a medium. What I find most... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Baby battle: Inside Jordan Schnitzer's fight to stay single parenthe said, and he's grateful to her for that. But she signed away her rights on a
Baby battle: Inside Jordan Schnitzer's fight to stay single parent
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
he said, and he's grateful to her for that. But she signed away her rights on a fertility clinic form from Oregon Health & Science University, he said. Schnitzer's situation is not unlike a single woman deciding to use donated sperm to have a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
NLR high school reopens after renovationsas nice as this.” The upgrade to NLRHS cost more than $90 million. The school
NLR high school reopens after renovations
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
as nice as this.” The upgrade to NLRHS cost more than $90 million. The school has almost 500,000 square feet of common space and high-tech classrooms. Teachers noted that some students had never spent time in a building so nice, and it was hard... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormNASA is reporting that one of the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatories, kn
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
NASA is reporting that one of the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatories, known as the STEREO-B spacecraft, has made contact after two years of silence. Along with its sister STEREO-A, the prodigal probe is tasked with observing the sun. When the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What does San Antonio look like from space?For almost 20 years, the International Space Station has been the globe's orbit
What does San Antonio look like from space?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
For almost 20 years, the International Space Station has been the globe's orbiting laboratory. While traveling roughly 250 miles above the Earth, the astronauts inside the ISS circle our planet every 90 minutes. That's a lot of photo opportunities to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar stormNASA is reporting that one of the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatories, kn
NASA finds STEREO-B spacecraft that was lost 2 years ago in solar storm
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
NASA is reporting that one of the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatories, known as the STEREO-B spacecraft, has made contact after two years of silence. Along with its sister STEREO-A, the prodigal probe is tasked with observing the sun. When the... Read more
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Animation World Network
Wind Dancer Films Launches Production of Season 2 of PBS KIDS Series ‘Ready Jet Go!’exploration, innovation, and invention. The series incorporates live-action int
Wind Dancer Films Launches Production of Season 2 of PBS KIDS Series ‘Ready Jet Go!’
Animation World Network / Posted yesterday
exploration, innovation, and invention. The series incorporates live-action interstitials with noted NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory astrophysicist Dr. Amy Mainzer, a science curriculum consultant for the show. “Our goal with Ready Jet Go! is to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Streamlining accelerated computing for industryand costly and can provide only limited results. For these reasons, companies i
Streamlining accelerated computing for industry
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
and costly and can provide only limited results. For these reasons, companies in industries as diverse as aerospace, car manufacturing, and wind power have been turning to supercomputers to investigate complex design problems related... Read more
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PhysOrg
New approach to determining how atoms are arranged in materialsfrom North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and T
New approach to determining how atoms are arranged in materials
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
from North Carolina State University, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have developed a novel approach to materials characterization, using Bayesian statistical methods to glean... Read more
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Daily Mail
FBI files related to Hillary Clinton and Vincent suicide MISSINGHe loved to play tennis, and he was always sociable, but he just sat over in th
FBI files related to Hillary Clinton and Vincent suicide MISSING
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
He loved to play tennis, and he was always sociable, but he just sat over in the corner by himself and stared off into space, reading a book.' Two days later, Foster left the White House parking lot at 1:10 p.m. The precise time when he shot... Read more
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PhysOrg
MAVEN spacecraft gears up to observe global dust storm on MarsEvolutioN Mission (MAVEN) orbiter will have a front-row seat to watch a marvelo
MAVEN spacecraft gears up to observe global dust storm on Mars
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
EvolutioN Mission (MAVEN) orbiter will have a front-row seat to watch a marvelous dusty spectacle in late 2016. The spacecraft, nearing its second anniversary in Martian orbit, has already gathered a wealth of scientific data about the Red... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What does Houston look like from space?For almost 20 years, the International Space Station has been the globe's orbit
What does Houston look like from space?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
For almost 20 years, the International Space Station has been the globe's orbiting laboratory. While traveling roughly 250 miles above the Earth, the astronauts inside the ISS circle our planet every 90 minutes. That's a lot of photo opportunities to... Read more
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CBS News
After 22 months, NASA hears from "lost" spacecraftNASA re-established contact with a wayward sun-watching science satellite Sunda
After 22 months, NASA hears from "lost" spacecraft
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
NASA re-established contact with a wayward sun-watching science satellite Sunday nearly two years after the spacecraft suddenly dropped off line during a test, the agency said in a statement Monday. NASA’s Deep Space Network, or DSN, “established a... Read more
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PhysOrg
Light and matter merge in quantum couplingput into the cavity is very weak. "What we depend on is the vacuum fluctuation.
Light and matter merge in quantum coupling
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
put into the cavity is very weak. "What we depend on is the vacuum fluctuation. Vacuum, in a classical sense, is an empty space. There's nothing. But in a quantum sense, a vacuum is full of fluctuating photons, having so-called zero-point energy.... Read more
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FOX News
Scientist argues against over-sanitizing for better healthall changed when Dr. Gilbert, associate director of the Institute for Genomic a
Scientist argues against over-sanitizing for better health
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
all changed when Dr. Gilbert, associate director of the Institute for Genomic and Systems Biology at Argonne National Laboratory, began studying dolphins in 2014. He noticed that the animals were much healthier the “dirtier” the aquarium water... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Human connectionsemotional and neurological development and well-being. Researchers at McGill U
Human connections
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
emotional and neurological development and well-being. Researchers at McGill University’s Developmental Neuroendocrinology Laboratory reported in 2003 that rats that were groomed and licked often by their mothers when they were young grew up to be... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20of JSU freshmen to earn community service hours, was in the parking lot in fron
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
of JSU freshmen to earn community service hours, was in the parking lot in front of Jackson Public Schools’ Blackburn Laboratory Middle School on West Pearl Street. The joint effort by the Center for University-based Development, the Society... Read more
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New York Post
We need to stop sanitizing everything and let bacteria back in our livesall changed when Dr. Gilbert, associate director of the Institute for Genomic a
We need to stop sanitizing everything and let bacteria back in our lives
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
all changed when Dr. Gilbert, associate director of the Institute for Genomic and Systems Biology at Argonne National Laboratory, began studying dolphins in 2014. He noticed that the animals were much healthier the “dirtier” the aquarium water... Read more
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Gulf News
Nasa wants to bring enterprise to the space stationUS agency offers solicits ideas from private firms on how to commercialise the
Nasa wants to bring enterprise to the space station
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
US agency offers solicits ideas from private firms on how to commercialise the orbiting laboratory 400km above the planet, offering them the opportunity to boldly go where no other company has gone Dallas: After 15 years as a pure research lab, the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Want to be a space tour guide? Apply here... in 2025by the mid-2020s, it’s predicted a new travel industry will emerge. Tours will
Want to be a space tour guide? Apply here... in 2025
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
by the mid-2020s, it’s predicted a new travel industry will emerge. Tours will show people the glory of a sunrise from space, plus some interesting items of space-junk that have accumulated over the past 60 years. Somebody needs be in charge... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA's Curiosity rover showcases buttes and mesas on Red Planet - newkerala.com #107483capture dozens of component images of this scene on August 5 this year four yea
NASA's Curiosity rover showcases buttes and mesas on Red Planet - newkerala.com #107483
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
capture dozens of component images of this scene on August 5 this year four years after landing inside Gale Crater, the US space agency said in a statement on Friday. The mesas and buttes have a relatively flat foreground, part of a geological... Read more
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International Business Times
Extreme expedition in the four most hostile corners of Earth to reveal secrets of human brainbetween Christian Clot and one of the world's leading neurobiologists, Dr Etien
Extreme expedition in the four most hostile corners of Earth to reveal secrets of human brain
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
between Christian Clot and one of the world's leading neurobiologists, Dr Etienne Koechlin, from the Cognitive Science Laboratory of the French Ecole Normale Superieure. It is not the pastime of adrenaline-junkies, looking for extreme... Read more
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Aljazeera
The hidden danger of big data"memory of the world": a full digital copy of our physical universe. As the in
The hidden danger of big data
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
"memory of the world": a full digital copy of our physical universe. As the internet expands into new realms of physical space through the internet of things, the price of anarchy will become a crucial metric in our society, and the temptation to... Read more
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New Kerala
Eastern India Science drama competition at BITM - newkerala.com #107202Jharkhand and Bihar, were provided a platform by the Birla Industrial Technolog
Eastern India Science drama competition at BITM - newkerala.com #107202
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Jharkhand and Bihar, were provided a platform by the Birla Industrial Technological Museum (BITM) to stage the link between science and society, here today. The winning school and also the runner-up after conclusion of the competition today, will... Read more
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PhysOrg
Factories in space: how extra-terrestrial industry could keep humans aliveArtist’s depiction of a pair of O'Neill cylinders. Credit: Rick Guidice NASA Am
Factories in space: how extra-terrestrial industry could keep humans alive
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Artist’s depiction of a pair of O'Neill cylinders. Credit: Rick Guidice NASA Ames Research Center Science fiction truly turned into reality in October 1957 when Sputnik was launched – humankind's first step beyond the Earth. Since then, progress has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Want to be a space tour guide? Apply here... in 2025Welcome to the era of the space tour guide. Photo / Getty Images With Earth or
Want to be a space tour guide? Apply here... in 2025
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Welcome to the era of the space tour guide. Photo / Getty Images With Earth orbit travel likely to be an affordable luxury by the mid-2020s, it's predicted a new travel industry will emerge. Tours will show people the glory of a sunrise from space,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Windy City Physics Slam and the art of explaining a scientific theoryis terrible.” She was not being petty: The inaugural Windy City Physics Slam, a
Windy City Physics Slam and the art of explaining a scientific theory
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
is terrible.” She was not being petty: The inaugural Windy City Physics Slam, a production of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory, offered no cash award, no trophy. Just bragging rights.... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Leak of NSA Hacking Tools Raises Questions of Who Did It and Whyas publicize it points to Russia and China, according to Nicholas Weaver, a sen
Leak of NSA Hacking Tools Raises Questions of Who Did It and Why
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 6 days ago
as publicize it points to Russia and China, according to Nicholas Weaver, a senior researcher at the International Computer Science Institute at University of California at Berkeley. Both nations have repeatedly denied hacking accusations. But it... Read more
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PhysOrg
Boeing Starliner crew access arm's 'awesome' launch pad installationA crane lifts the Crew Access Arm and White Room for Boeing's CST-100 Starliner
Boeing Starliner crew access arm's 'awesome' launch pad installation
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
A crane lifts the Crew Access Arm and White Room for Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spacecraft for mating to the Crew Access Tower at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 41 on Aug. 15, 2016. Astronauts will walk through the arm to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Danville district to get Mobile Science Lab in fall 2017schools' younger students won't be found inside of a school building. Instead,
Danville district to get Mobile Science Lab in fall 2017
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
schools' younger students won't be found inside of a school building. Instead, it will take place inside a new high-tech science laboratory on wheels. The Mobile Science Lab, made possible by the Danville Public School Foundation, will travel to... Read more
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The New Statesman
Want a quick fix to homelessness? Reform private rentingcampaign in the United States – and why he has been anxiously awaiting news fro
Want a quick fix to homelessness? Reform private renting
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
campaign in the United States – and why he has been anxiously awaiting news from the British courts this week: There is no space in so few words to give an account of exactly what happened to Britain in the run-up to 23 June. But, whatever it... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New collaborative study aims to identify mutations to improve clinical management of breast cancertrials, or published studies. OICR-affiliated researchers and collaborators at
New collaborative study aims to identify mutations to improve clinical management of breast cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
trials, or published studies. OICR-affiliated researchers and collaborators at Queen's University and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre will process the same breast cancer samples to establish whether the results are reproducible at different... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Watch reconstruction of fire-destroyed university buildingIt has almost been two years since a fire ripped through the University of Nott
Watch reconstruction of fire-destroyed university building
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
It has almost been two years since a fire ripped through the University of Nottingham's semi-completed timber-framed science building. Ten fire engines rushed to the scene to tackle the blaze, which happened 12 months into the 84-week scheme in... Read more
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Newsmax
Stephen Hawking Is Right About Black Holes, Experiment Showscondensate, reported New Scientist. The Washington Post said Steinhauer's blac
Stephen Hawking Is Right About Black Holes, Experiment Shows
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
condensate, reported New Scientist. The Washington Post said Steinhauer's black hole pulls in sound the way black holes in space pulls in light. Black holes, according New Scientist, are leftovers from ultra-dense dead stars with gravity so strong... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
First U.S. asteroid sample collection mission ready for Space Coast launchFuel, check. Spin test, check. Ride into space, at the ready. Since arriving a
First U.S. asteroid sample collection mission ready for Space Coast launch
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Fuel, check. Spin test, check. Ride into space, at the ready. Since arriving at NASA Kennedy Space Center in May, the first U.S. asteroid collection spacecraft has been prodded and tested to make sure it's ready for the journey ahead: to asteroid... Read more
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Sun Star
What else to do aside from eatingto visitors and educates them about the life of the animals in the wild and in
What else to do aside from eating
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
to visitors and educates them about the life of the animals in the wild and in captivity. It also serves as a field laboratory for students in Biology, Zoology and Animal Science from different schools and universities. The park is about 15... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Spearheads Effort to Digitally Map Faulkner’s Literary Worldand developing the website’s functionalities, including co-project director Wor
UVA Spearheads Effort to Digitally Map Faulkner’s Literary World
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 7 days ago
and developing the website’s functionalities, including co-project director Worthy Martin, associate professor of computer science and acting director of the Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, and the IATH staff, the library’s... Read more
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Variety
‘Ready Jet Go’ Gets Second-Season Nod at PBSexploration, innovation, and invention. The series incorporates live-action int
‘Ready Jet Go’ Gets Second-Season Nod at PBS
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
exploration, innovation, and invention. The series incorporates live-action interstitials with noted NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory astrophysicist Dr. Amy Mainzer, a science curriculum consultant for the show. The series”follows Jet Propulsion,... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | Corbyn's revengecampaign in the United States – and why he has been anxiously awaiting news fro
In this week's magazine | Corbyn's revenge
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
campaign in the United States – and why he has been anxiously awaiting news from the British courts this week: There is no space in so few words to give an account of exactly what happened to Britain in the run-up to 23 June. But, whatever it... Read more
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PhysOrg
A miniaturized sensor that can measure chemistry on a chipUniversity By combining expertise in photonics - manipulating light beams in na
A miniaturized sensor that can measure chemistry on a chip
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
University By combining expertise in photonics - manipulating light beams in nanoscale waveguides on a chip – and materials science, Cornell researchers have laid the groundwork for a chemical sensor on a chip that could be used in small portable... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Lowcountry has fun and learning on the water coveredAs always, thanks to all those who commented on last week’s column in this spac
Lowcountry has fun and learning on the water covered
Bluffton Today / Posted 8 days ago
As always, thanks to all those who commented on last week’s column in this space. Apparently, my friend Margaret Griffin still has many friends and former constituents in Sun City and northern Bluffton. Thanks also to my friends at the Bluffton Sun,... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Burning Questions We Still Have About Stranger Thingsdidn't Mike's parents randomly check up on them? It must be nice to have paren
10 Burning Questions We Still Have About Stranger Things
Spot.ph / Posted 8 days ago
didn't Mike's parents randomly check up on them? It must be nice to have parents who will never intrude into your personal space, whether it's Nancy's room with Steve practically staying the night or Mike's basement with Eleven staying...a lot of... Read more
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Spot.ph
10 Burning Questions We Still Have About Stranger Thingsdidn't Mike's parents randomly check up on them? It must be nice to have paren
10 Burning Questions We Still Have About Stranger Things
Spot.ph / Posted 8 days ago
didn't Mike's parents randomly check up on them? It must be nice to have parents who will never intrude into your personal space, whether it's Nancy's room with Steve practically staying the night or Mike's basement with Eleven staying...a lot of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning greenNASA scientists provided a visualization of a startling climate change trend -
Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
NASA scientists provided a visualization of a startling climate change trend - the Earth is getting greener, as viewed from space, especially in its rapidly warming northern regions. And this is presumably occurring as more carbon dioxide in the... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
VIU alumna chosen for international chemometrics conferenceworld. Chemometrics is an emerging area of study that involves the application
VIU alumna chosen for international chemometrics conference
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
world. Chemometrics is an emerging area of study that involves the applications of mathematics, statistics, and computer science in solving chemistry problems. Richards, who attended Alberni District Secondary School, graduated VIU with a... Read more
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