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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Brown Tide Returns in Shinnecock; Residents Warned To Avoid Old Town PondBridge. This marks the 10th year in a row that the brown tide has bloomed in w
Brown Tide Returns in Shinnecock; Residents Warned To Avoid Old Town Pond
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
Bridge. This marks the 10th year in a row that the brown tide has bloomed in western Shinnecock, and the scientists from Stony Brook University who announced its detection on Monday said its early return this year could be particularly harmful to... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
West Point cadet from St. Louis dies after drowning rescue attemptlast week when he went to save a person drowning in the Atlantic Ocean. Surdyke
West Point cadet from St. Louis dies after drowning rescue attempt
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
last week when he went to save a person drowning in the Atlantic Ocean. Surdyke had been in critical condition at Stony Brook University Hospital since then. Southampton authorities did not immediately respond to questions regarding the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
West Point cadet from St. Louis dies after drowning rescue attemptSouthampton last week when he went to save a fellow cadet in the Atlantic Ocean
West Point cadet from St. Louis dies after drowning rescue attempt
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
Southampton last week when he went to save a fellow cadet in the Atlantic Ocean. Surdyke had been in critical condition at Stony Brook University Hospital since then. Southampton authorities did not immediately respond to questions regarding the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
West Point Cadet Pulled From Ocean At Coopers Beach Friday Dies From Injuriespeople began administering CPR, according to the eyewitness. He was taken to So
West Point Cadet Pulled From Ocean At Coopers Beach Friday Dies From Injuries
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
people began administering CPR, according to the eyewitness. He was taken to Southampton Hospital, and later transferred to Stony Brook University Hospital, where he died on Tuesday. Mr. Surdyke would have been 19 years old on July 4. Mr. Horsey,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Penguin population could drop 60 percent by end of the centuryof Earth, Ocean, and Environment; Heather J. Lynch, assistant professor in the
Penguin population could drop 60 percent by end of the century
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
of Earth, Ocean, and Environment; Heather J. Lynch, assistant professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolution at Stony Brook University; and Vincent S. Saba, a research fishery biologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
New Septic Technology Could Cut Out 95 Percent Of Nitrogen In Local Ground WaterScientists at Stony Brook University say they are testing new septic treatment
New Septic Technology Could Cut Out 95 Percent Of Nitrogen In Local Ground Water
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
Scientists at Stony Brook University say they are testing new septic treatment systems that could reduce the amount of nitrogen released into groundwater by as much as 95 percent, and could be installed on a residential property for as little as... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Man on tracks in Riverhead struck by LIRR trainwas not immediately clear. A Suffolk County police helicopter landed at Riverhe
Man on tracks in Riverhead struck by LIRR train
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
was not immediately clear. A Suffolk County police helicopter landed at Riverhead High School to transport the man to Stony Brook University Hospital. A fire official said the 40-year-old man appeared to suffer a chest injury. The LIRR posted... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
LaValle, Thiele Will Both Seek Reelection In Novemberwould like to continue working on different projects together, including comple
LaValle, Thiele Will Both Seek Reelection In November
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 3 days ago
would like to continue working on different projects together, including completing the partnership between Southampton and Stony Brook University hospitals, creating more opportunities at the Stony Brook Southampton campus in Shinnecock Hills,... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Religious activities in the Mid-Hudson Valley: June 26, 2016grew up in the United Methodist Church and spent much of his youth focused on c
Religious activities in the Mid-Hudson Valley: June 26, 2016
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 5 days ago
grew up in the United Methodist Church and spent much of his youth focused on church activities. He graduated from Stony Brook University and Drew Theological School. Smith, his wife, Kiranjit, and infant son, Kirpaul, come to Woodstock... Read more
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Greenwich Time
What are clams’ economic impact on Greenwich?blocking light and depleting the water of oxygen. With the field work almost d
What are clams’ economic impact on Greenwich?
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
blocking light and depleting the water of oxygen. With the field work almost done, the focus of the study will shift to Stony Brook University, where economist Anthony Dvarskas will try to determine bivalves’ effect on the community’s bottom... Read more
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Darien News-Review
What are clams’ economic impact on Greenwich?blocking light and depleting the water of oxygen. With the field work almost d
What are clams’ economic impact on Greenwich?
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
blocking light and depleting the water of oxygen. With the field work almost done, the focus of the study will shift to Stony Brook University, where economist Anthony Dvarskas will try to determine bivalves’ effect on the community’s bottom... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Two Eastport Firefighters Taken To Hospital After Friday Afternoon Blaze - EastportTwo firefighters were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital after suffering
Two Eastport Firefighters Taken To Hospital After Friday Afternoon Blaze - Eastport
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 6 days ago
Two firefighters were taken to Stony Brook University Hospital after suffering from smoke inhalation on Friday afternoon after a shed storing pool chemicals caught fire. The fire at 97 East Moriches Boulevard was called in at 12:34 p.m. on Friday,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Stony Brook researcher receives grant to evaluate daily activity levels, heart rate patterns of CFS patientshope to discover more about this complex illness condition. Fred Friedberg, PhD
Stony Brook researcher receives grant to evaluate daily activity levels, heart rate patterns of CFS patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
hope to discover more about this complex illness condition. Fred Friedberg, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Stony Brook University School of Medicine, has received a four-year $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Familiar names added to Thruway boardannounced late last year he would leave as the Thruway's executive director to
Familiar names added to Thruway board
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
announced late last year he would leave as the Thruway's executive director to become a senior vice president at Stony Brook University on Long Island. He formerly served as Gov. Andrew Cuomo's budget director. Saland lost re-election in... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
DEC: No more harmful algal blooms found at Laurel LakeMay, the Suffolk County Health Department issued a warning to residents and ask
DEC: No more harmful algal blooms found at Laurel Lake
The Suffolk Times / Posted 9 days ago
May, the Suffolk County Health Department issued a warning to residents and asked them to stay out of the lake since Stony Brook University professors found high levels of cyanobacteria — also known as a blue-green algal bloom — in the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
DEC: No more harmful algal blooms found at Laurel LakeMay, the Suffolk County Health Department issued a warning to residents and ask
DEC: No more harmful algal blooms found at Laurel Lake
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
May, the Suffolk County Health Department issued a warning to residents and asked them to stay out of the lake since Stony Brook University professors found high levels of cyanobacteria — also known as a blue-green algal bloom — in the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Pedestrian struck by LIRR train in Riverheadleg injury,” Mr. Arena said in an email. A law enforcement source said the man
Pedestrian struck by LIRR train in Riverhead
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
leg injury,” Mr. Arena said in an email. A law enforcement source said the man had a leg amputated and was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital. The 9:39 p.m. train from Greenport was scheduled to arrive in Ronkonkoma at 11:02 p.m. The... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Big Fight Over Fossilscorpse disposal is a nice sound bite, but it’s more spin than substance,” the p
The Big Fight Over Fossils
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
corpse disposal is a nice sound bite, but it’s more spin than substance,” the paleoanthropologist William Jungers, of Stony Brook University, told reporters. Naledi is “just another headline-grabber,” the anthropologist Christoph Zollikofer,... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Throne-Holst Hopes To Bring Record Of Problem-Solving To WashingtonHer personal pitches secured $4 million in funding and support from the state a
Throne-Holst Hopes To Bring Record Of Problem-Solving To Washington
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 9 days ago
Her personal pitches secured $4 million in funding and support from the state and Michael Bloomberg, and participation from Stony Brook University. “We went to six or seven forums where they kept asking, ‘What are we going to do about it?’ and were... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
This week in Shelter Island historyon June 14 at a special ceremony at which the Shelter Island Emergency Medical
This week in Shelter Island history
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
on June 14 at a special ceremony at which the Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services received a prestigious award from Stony Brook University for its effective way of dealing with stroke victims. It was one of only two EMS units in the county... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This Is The State Of Working Fathers In The U.S.how. Gary Barker is Founder and CEO of Promundo-US, which produced State of Am
This Is The State Of Working Fathers In The U.S.
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
how. Gary Barker is Founder and CEO of Promundo-US, which produced State of America’s Fathers. Michael Kimmel is executive director of the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities at Stony Brook University, where he is professor of soci... Read more
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Fortune
‘DADvertising’: How Realistic Images of Dads Took Over TV Adsnow ring false. Dr. Michael Kimmel, Executive Director of the Center for the St
‘DADvertising’: How Realistic Images of Dads Took Over TV Ads
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
now ring false. Dr. Michael Kimmel, Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Men and Masculinities at Stony Brook University, said that the commercials that resonate today depict “men who are doing things differently” than the... Read more
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Wired News
The Mysterious X Boson Could Upend the Standard Model. If It Actually Existsand Feng. Not pictured are Iftah Galon and Susan Gardner.Yuri Shirman Rouven E
The Mysterious X Boson Could Upend the Standard Model. If It Actually Exists
Wired News / Posted 13 days ago
and Feng. Not pictured are Iftah Galon and Susan Gardner.Yuri Shirman Rouven Essig, a theoretical particle physicist at Stony Brook University who described himself as “very skeptical,” said that “it would be crazy not to check, because if it’s... Read more
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International Business Times
Up to half of the advertisements on illegal livestreaming websites found to be full of malware on these websites is malicious. The researchers, consisting of experts from Ka
Up to half of the advertisements on illegal livestreaming websites found to be full of malware
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
on these websites is malicious. The researchers, consisting of experts from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and Stony Brook University in the US, built a semi-automated tool used to identify "more than 23,000" live-streaming websites... Read more
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PhysOrg
How the ultra-hot, ultra-dense plasma that formed our early universe gets its intriguing propertiesDimaiuta, SMD; Dominick Milidantri, SMD. Credit: Brookhaven National Laboratory
How the ultra-hot, ultra-dense plasma that formed our early universe gets its intriguing properties
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
Dimaiuta, SMD; Dominick Milidantri, SMD. Credit: Brookhaven National Laboratory "I worked on PHENIX as grad student at Stony Brook University. Then, as a postdoc at Yale, I worked on the ALICE experiment at the LHC," said Megan Connors, a... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Michael C. Gilliam Of The Shinnecock Indian Reservation Dies June 14Michael C. Gilliam, 48, of the Shinnecock Indian Reservation, died on June 14,
Michael C. Gilliam Of The Shinnecock Indian Reservation Dies June 14
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 13 days ago
Michael C. Gilliam, 48, of the Shinnecock Indian Reservation, died on June 14, Stony Brook University Hospital. Visiting hours are Monday, June 20, at 11 a.m. at Community Baptist Church in Southampton, followed by a funeral service at 1 p.m. Pastor... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Veteran's final gift helps ailing Baiting Hollow manand his heart basically just stopped,” his father said. Joseph was rushed to a
Veteran's final gift helps ailing Baiting Hollow man
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
and his heart basically just stopped,” his father said. Joseph was rushed to a nearby hospital, stabilized, then flown to Stony Brook University Hospital. His family kept vigil by his side, hoping for signs of improvement. Despite “great care” by... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Southold veteran Joseph Tandy's final gift helped save a lifeand his heart basically just stopped,” his father said. Joseph was rushed to a
Southold veteran Joseph Tandy's final gift helped save a life
The Suffolk Times / Posted 14 days ago
and his heart basically just stopped,” his father said. Joseph was rushed to a nearby hospital, stabilized, then flown to Stony Brook University Hospital. His family kept vigil by his side, hoping for signs of improvement. Despite “great care” by... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cyber threat: Free livestreaming sites easy prey for malware attackersThe study from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and Stony Brook Univer
Cyber threat: Free livestreaming sites easy prey for malware attackers
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
The study from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and Stony Brook University in the US also found that about 50 per cent of the video overlay ads on free livestreaming websites are malicious. The videos are streamed without the content owner's... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Driver in crash airlifted after suffering 'medical emergency'a possible rescue from the car, and set up a landing zone for a medical helicop
Driver in crash airlifted after suffering 'medical emergency'
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
a possible rescue from the car, and set up a landing zone for a medical helicopter to land nearby. The man was flown to Stony brook University Hospital, while his passenger was taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center by Riverhead Ambulance... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
After massacre, LGBT community urges: Don’t lose sight of the hatememorializing it for different audiences, said Joseph Pierce, a professor of La
After massacre, LGBT community urges: Don’t lose sight of the hate
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
memorializing it for different audiences, said Joseph Pierce, a professor of Latin American studies and queer theory at Stony Brook University. “To say that it’s Islamic terrorism is easier to understand than to grapple with the kind of... Read more
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New Kerala
Free livestreaming websites put viewers at security risk - newkerala.com #77560to malware infections, personal data theft and scams. According to the research
Free livestreaming websites put viewers at security risk - newkerala.com #77560
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
to malware infections, personal data theft and scams. According to the researchers from KU Leuven-iMinds (Belgium) and Stony Brook University in the US, as much as 50 per cent of the video overlay ads on free livestreaming websites are... Read more
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The Washington Times
Half the ads on livestreaming sites pose security risks to viewersstreams, most of which at are commonly reported as illegal,” the report noted.
Half the ads on livestreaming sites pose security risks to viewers
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
streams, most of which at are commonly reported as illegal,” the report noted. Nick Nikiforakis, a computer scientist at Stony Brook University in New York, co-wrote the report with Mr. Rafique and three of his colleagues from KU Leuven.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Student To Study Chinese In China On U.S. Department Of State NSLI-Y Scholarshipin cooperation with AFS-USA, American Cultural Exchange Service, AMIDEAST, iEAR
Chattanooga Student To Study Chinese In China On U.S. Department Of State NSLI-Y Scholarship
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
in cooperation with AFS-USA, American Cultural Exchange Service, AMIDEAST, iEARN-USA, Legacy International, Russian American Foundation, Stony Brook University, the University of Delaware, the University of Minnesota, and the University of Wiscon... Read more
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PhysOrg
Malware, data theft, and scams: Researchers expose risks of free livestreaming websitesand other live events online, but this comes with a considerable security risk.
Malware, data theft, and scams: Researchers expose risks of free livestreaming websites
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
and other live events online, but this comes with a considerable security risk. Researchers from KU Leuven-iMinds and Stony Brook University have found that viewers are often exposed to malware infections, personal data theft, and scams. As... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Live streaming football – beware of malwareto make money from the millions of users who use their services to watch live (
Live streaming football – beware of malware
Computer Business Review / Posted 15 days ago
to make money from the millions of users who use their services to watch live (sport) events," says Nick Nikiforakis (Stony Brook University). "One example is the use of malicious overlay ads, which cover the video player with fake 'close'... Read more
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Fortune
Here's A Big Reason To Be Wary Of Free Live Sports Sitesis considerable. That’s the conclusion of researchers at the Catholic Universi
Here's A Big Reason To Be Wary Of Free Live Sports Sites
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
is considerable. That’s the conclusion of researchers at the Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven) in Belgium and Stony Brook University in New York, who analysed over 23,000 of these free livestreaming websites. Using a semi-automated... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Digital deadwalkers: Distracted pedestrians are a traffic hazardspeed limits on some streets while Fort Lee, New Jersey, has passed a law banni
Digital deadwalkers: Distracted pedestrians are a traffic hazard
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
speed limits on some streets while Fort Lee, New Jersey, has passed a law banning texting while walking. A 2012 study from Stony Brook University in New York states that those who text while walking are 60 percent more likely to veer off their... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Time to save a life: Shelter Island EMS takes home prestigious awardled to a prestigious award for the Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services, o
Time to save a life: Shelter Island EMS takes home prestigious award
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
led to a prestigious award for the Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services, one of only two presented by Stony Brook University Hospital (SBUH) for all EMS units dealing with strokes in Suffolk County, began one afternoon last... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck
Sean Ideozu Named Mamaroneck/Daily Voice Standout Student-AthleteHigh School/ Daily Voice Standout Student-Athlete this week. Ideozu will atten
Sean Ideozu Named Mamaroneck/Daily Voice Standout Student-Athlete
The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck / Posted 16 days ago
High School/ Daily Voice Standout Student-Athlete this week. Ideozu will attend continue to participate in the sport at Stony Brook University. He also participated in cross country and winter track at Mamaroneck. Brief overview of... Read more
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PhysOrg
New material has potential to cut costs and make nuclear fuel recycling cleanergetting these results wasn't smooth sailing. In the lab, the researchers had fo
New material has potential to cut costs and make nuclear fuel recycling cleaner
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
getting these results wasn't smooth sailing. In the lab, the researchers had followed a previously worked out protocol from Stony Brook University to prepare SBMOF-1. Part of that protocol requires them to "activate" SBMOF-1 by heating it up to 300... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
What were the ‘Hobbits’ of Indonesia?to one-sixth their original size in just 6,000 years. Some scientists still ar
What were the ‘Hobbits’ of Indonesia?
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 19 days ago
to one-sixth their original size in just 6,000 years. Some scientists still aren’t convinced however. William Junger of Stony Brook University told Nature: “I don’t believe these scrappy new dental specimens inform the competing hypotheses for... Read more
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