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The Daily Californian
That's what s/he saidand experience you will need to apply your STEM background to top positions…” T
That's what s/he said
The Daily Californian / Posted 52 minutes ago
and experience you will need to apply your STEM background to top positions…” That’s what s/he said. (Email from the UC Berkeley Master of Financial Engineering Program). “For the hugely experienced there is a Pre-Professional Internship... Read more
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Daily Mail
Male high school science teacher, 25, charged in 'catfishing' scamAriel Schulman explores his brother Nev's experience of being romantically scam
Male high school science teacher, 25, charged in 'catfishing' scam
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Ariel Schulman explores his brother Nev's experience of being romantically scammed by a stranger on the internet. Le, a UC Berkeley and Brown graduate, was subject to criminal background screening that included fingerprint clearance from the... Read more
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Wired News
A Knock on the Head Can Give You the British Accent of Your Dreams“Her muscle memory would have to be relearned with a new pattern of coordinatio
A Knock on the Head Can Give You the British Accent of Your Dreams
Wired News / Posted 2 hours ago
“Her muscle memory would have to be relearned with a new pattern of coordination,” says Keith Johnson, director of the UC Berkeley phonetics and phonology lab. “At first she could have been coordinating the movements of the tongue and lips with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Uber, Lyft could get new overseer in Californiaexisting infrastructure and goals,” said Susan Shaheen, co-director of the Tran
Uber, Lyft could get new overseer in California
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
existing infrastructure and goals,” said Susan Shaheen, co-director of the Transportation Sustainability Research Center at UC Berkeley, while noting that it’s too soon to know the full implications of the proposed changes. CPUC President Michael... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Don’t shortchange religions; they do a lot of goodas a secular Christian many years ago. I did not, however, throw the spiritual
Don’t shortchange religions; they do a lot of good
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
as a secular Christian many years ago. I did not, however, throw the spiritual baby out with the often-stained water of traditional religion. Alan Miller lives in San Rafael and taught environmental and peace studies at UC Berkeley for many... Read more
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examiner.com
BAMPFA presents exhibitions of graduates and artist Cecilia EdefalkArt Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) this Wednesday. One is an annual s
BAMPFA presents exhibitions of graduates and artist Cecilia Edefalk
examiner.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) this Wednesday. One is an annual showcase from Masters Fine Arts graduates of UC Berkeley, while the other is part of BAMPFA’s MATRIX series. First up is the California, Berkeley Master of Fine Arts... Read more
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Pitchfork
Porches Share New "Car" VideoAustin, TX - Barracuda 09-15 San Diego, CA - Irenic 09-16 Los Angeles, CA - E
Porches Share New "Car" Video
Pitchfork / Posted 19 hours ago
Austin, TX - Barracuda 09-15 San Diego, CA - Irenic 09-16 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex 09-17 Berkeley, CA - UC Berkeley 09-18 San Francisco, CA - The Independent 09-20 Portland, OR - Analog Theater 09-21 Olympia, WA -... Read more
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Business Wire
TeamCo Advisers Releases White Paper on the Use of Behavior Analysis in Hedge Fund Manager EvaluationsBanting Postdoctoral Fellow at University of California, Berkeley. In collabor
TeamCo Advisers Releases White Paper on the Use of Behavior Analysis in Hedge Fund Manager Evaluations
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Banting Postdoctoral Fellow at University of California, Berkeley. In collaboration with Dr. ten Brinke and researchers at UC Berkeley, TeamCo has been incorporating behavioral analysis into its investment management due diligence process for the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Food access is problem for many Bearsthe dining commons. I met people who weren’t sure where their next meal was com
Food access is problem for many Bears
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
the dining commons. I met people who weren’t sure where their next meal was coming from. I learned that the 25 percent of UC Berkeley students report frequently skipping meals in order to save money. My realization was this: It isn’t just... Read more
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The Daily Californian
When racists induce xenophobiawhile encouraging the open-minded. I will break every rotten stereotype so all
When racists induce xenophobia
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
while encouraging the open-minded. I will break every rotten stereotype so all people — not just white people — can finally see how misguided they are. Ilaf Esuf is a junior at UC Berkeley and writes a weekly column on finding positivity on ca... Read more
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PhysOrg
Why megaprojects often have megapitfallsThen there were seismic concerns about the final design, a self-anchored suspen
Why megaprojects often have megapitfalls
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Then there were seismic concerns about the final design, a self-anchored suspension span. Some engineers—most notably UC Berkeley professor of structural engineering Abolhassan Astaneh-Asl—publicly criticized the self-supported span as... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Downtown Berkeley parklet to create new community space for residentspedestrians. The artwork features many Bay Area insignias such as the Golden Ga
Downtown Berkeley parklet to create new community space for residents
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
pedestrians. The artwork features many Bay Area insignias such as the Golden Gate Bridge, the San Francisco skyline and the UC Berkeley Golden Bear. Soheyl Modarressi — president of Oxford Development Group L.P. that built the structure in... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley researcher confirms dark vortex on NeptuneImages taken with the Hubble Space Telescope by UC Berkeley planetary scientist
UC Berkeley researcher confirms dark vortex on Neptune
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
Images taken with the Hubble Space Telescope by UC Berkeley planetary scientist Michael Wong, who led the Outer Planet Atmospheres Legacy program, or OPAL, confirmed the existence of a dark vortex in Neptune’s atmosphere. The presence of the dark... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet the father and son team sending rocket to Jupiter piloted by LEGO menRoman god Jupiter, and Jupiter’s wife Juno – are made of aluminium to help them
Meet the father and son team sending rocket to Jupiter piloted by LEGO men
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Roman god Jupiter, and Jupiter’s wife Juno – are made of aluminium to help them survive. Michael H Wong/Imke de Pater at UC Berkeley/Robert J Sault at University of Melbourne/ Optical: Nasa/ESA/AA Simon at GSFC/MH Wong at UC Berkeley/GS Orton at... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Thousands in Dream Act grants being left on the tableundocumented students say they are pleased to have received the grants without
Thousands in Dream Act grants being left on the table
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
undocumented students say they are pleased to have received the grants without any hassles or delays. For example, at UC Berkeley, third-year student Paola Mora said she knows older students who had to take off alternate years from school to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and moreCanoe races, arts and crafts, food and performances. www.cityofsantacruz.com/.
Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and more
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Canoe races, arts and crafts, food and performances. www.cityofsantacruz.com/. Caltopia 2016: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. August 21-22. UC Berkeley Campus, Recreational Sports Facility, 2301 Bancroft Way, Berkeley. Free. The largest experiential college... Read more
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Orange County Register
The hidden costs of environmental regulationsdesignation would cost approximately $250 million over 20 years. Again, this w
The hidden costs of environmental regulations
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
designation would cost approximately $250 million over 20 years. Again, this was a massive underestimate. Sunding and his UC Berkeley colleagues estimated the actual costs of designating this critical habitat was seven to 14 times higher, or as... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dennis Opatrny, veteran SF reporter of crime and courts, diesHe joined the Marine Corps at the age of 18, and after his service was discharg
Dennis Opatrny, veteran SF reporter of crime and courts, dies
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
He joined the Marine Corps at the age of 18, and after his service was discharged in San Francisco. He then enrolled at UC Berkeley and majored in journalism and Russian. He traveled the world for a year, then worked as a reporter in Lincoln,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
NBA’s Ryan Anderson, Oak Ridge grad, scores $5.48M house near L.A.show. Lee LeGrande of NW Real Estate Brokers was the listing agent. Kathy Kern
NBA’s Ryan Anderson, Oak Ridge grad, scores $5.48M house near L.A.
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
show. Lee LeGrande of NW Real Estate Brokers was the listing agent. Kathy Kernochan of Shorewood realtors represented the buyer. Anderson, 28, has ties to California having attended UC Berkeley and, before that, Oak Ridge High in El Dorado... Read more
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Raw Story
Anti-semitic incidents at colleges shot up in 2015: ADLDavis, last January, just days after the 70th anniversary of the liberation of
Anti-semitic incidents at colleges shot up in 2015: ADL
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Davis, last January, just days after the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. A swastika appeared on a UC Berkeley–owned building in February, and less than a month later graffiti reading “Zionists should be sent to the gas... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Supreme Court upholds affirmative action with no impact on UC policyTo Stephen Menendian, the assistant director of the institute, the parallels be
Supreme Court upholds affirmative action with no impact on UC policy
The Daily Californian / Posted 3 days ago
To Stephen Menendian, the assistant director of the institute, the parallels between the University of Texas at Austin and UC Berkeley are evident — both are flagship campuses of large public university systems in majority non-white states. “The... Read more
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New America Media
SCOTUS Decision on Immigration 'Not the End of the Road'with his mother at the age of 11 after his family experienced bankruptcy during
SCOTUS Decision on Immigration 'Not the End of the Road'
New America Media / Posted 3 days ago
with his mother at the age of 11 after his family experienced bankruptcy during the height of an economic recession. The UC Berkeley graduate gained attention in 2013 for heckling President Obama during a speech about the record number of... Read more
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Alaska Public
Kathleen McCoynew community radio program, Hometown Alaska and she joined as a launching hos
Kathleen McCoy
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
new community radio program, Hometown Alaska and she joined as a launching host. She earned concurrent bachelor’s degrees from UC Berkeley in journalism and rhetoric. Contact: kmccoy (at) alaskapublic (dot) org Recent Shows Hosted by Kathleen Mc... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Spotted on Neptune: Dark vortex nearly the size of the UStheir drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how
Spotted on Neptune: Dark vortex nearly the size of the US
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
their drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how they eventually dissipate, according to UC Berkeley student Joshua Tollefson. Tollefson was recently awarded a prestigious fellowship to study Neptune's atmospheres,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Deadlock on immigration has a high human costdeferred action to apply for Medi-Cal, eventually covering somewhere between 31
Deadlock on immigration has a high human cost
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
deferred action to apply for Medi-Cal, eventually covering somewhere between 310,000 to 440,000 adults, say researchers at UC Berkeley and UCLA. Advocacy groups also talk about the psychological and social toll of being in legal limbo, though the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
After Supreme Court’s Fisher decision: what we need to know about considering race in admissionsThese include extensive outreach and support programs with very high investment
After Supreme Court’s Fisher decision: what we need to know about considering race in admissions
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
These include extensive outreach and support programs with very high investment of financial resources. However, at UC Berkeley and UCLA, the proportion of California resident African-American students offered admission in 2011 was still 46... Read more
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New Kerala
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune - newkerala.com #81410distant planet. The bright clouds form when the flow of ambient air is perturbe
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune - newkerala.com #81410
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
distant planet. The bright clouds form when the flow of ambient air is perturbed and diverted upward over the dark vortex, causing gases to likely freeze into methane ice crystals. Image Credit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkel... Read more
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The Daily Californian
More than just potato farmsin a small town. On our last day in McCall, we decided to rent kayaks from a w
More than just potato farms
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
in a small town. On our last day in McCall, we decided to rent kayaks from a woman who wound up telling me that she was a UC Berkeley Haas Business School alumnus. After a quick discussion about how UC Berkeley is the best school in the world, she... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble sees new dark spot on NeptuneCredit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) New images obta
Hubble sees new dark spot on Neptune
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Credit: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) New images obtained on May 16, 2016, by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope confirm the presence of a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. This full visible-light image shows that the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Uncovering pathway that makes steroid hormones fast and efficientalmost instantaneous changes in your body, like hydrocortisone inhalers with as
Uncovering pathway that makes steroid hormones fast and efficient
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
almost instantaneous changes in your body, like hydrocortisone inhalers with asthma? In an interview with UC Science Today, UC Berkeley researcher Polina Lishko mapped out the rapid route taken by progesterone, a female sex hormone, to trigger... Read more
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Raw Story
What we need to know about considering race in college admissionsThese include extensive outreach and support programs with very high investment
What we need to know about considering race in college admissions
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
These include extensive outreach and support programs with very high investment of financial resources. However, at UC Berkeley and UCLA, the proportion of California resident African-American students offered admission in 2011 was still 46... Read more
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CIO
5 ways to beef up your resume over the summerloops, recursion, data abstraction and objects in an integrated development env
5 ways to beef up your resume over the summer
CIO / Posted 4 days ago
loops, recursion, data abstraction and objects in an integrated development environment. 5. Agile using Ruby on Rails (UC Berkeley) Agile is used by 60 percent to 80 percent of all software programming teams, and by the majority of distributed... Read more
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New Kerala
New dark mole pops up on Neptune's face - newkerala.com #81146their drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how
New dark mole pops up on Neptune's face - newkerala.com #81146
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
their drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how they eventually dissipate, according to UC Berkeley doctoral student Joshua Tollefson. Measuring the evolution of the new dark vortex will extend knowledge of both... Read more
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The Daily Californian
City to implement technology to track vehicles' license plateswith their levels of privacy. “(My license plate) is one (part) of my personal
City to implement technology to track vehicles' license plates
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
with their levels of privacy. “(My license plate) is one (part) of my personal information,” said Jiyoung Lee, a UC Berkeley student. “(Scanning it) feels like an invasion of my privacy.” Jude O’Campo, a third-year student at UC... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley announces crowdsourcing campaign to address revenue issuesUC Berkeley announced Tuesday the launch of a new crowdsourcing website intende
UC Berkeley announces crowdsourcing campaign to address revenue issues
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
UC Berkeley announced Tuesday the launch of a new crowdsourcing website intended to gather ideas on raising its revenue from the campus community. Due to its current annual budget deficit of $150 million, UC Berkeley has been seeking out innovative... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfundingbecause women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
because women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds community with potential investors, says UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Assistant Professor Andreea Gorbatai. In the eighth episode of Crowdfund with Cat, we... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfundingbecause women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
because women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds community with potential investors, says UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Assistant Professor Andreea Gorbatai. In the eighth episode of Crowdfund with Cat, we... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfundingbecause women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
because women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds community with potential investors, says UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Assistant Professor Andreea Gorbatai. In the eighth episode of Crowdfund with Cat, we... Read more
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The News-Times
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfundingbecause women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds
Watch Our 8-Episode Crash Course on Crowdfunding
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
because women tend to use more positive and inclusive language and that builds community with potential investors, says UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Assistant Professor Andreea Gorbatai. In the eighth episode of Crowdfund with Cat, we... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Dark spot appears on Neptunedark spot was recently found on Neptune by the Hubble Space Telescope. (Photo:
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
dark spot was recently found on Neptune by the Hubble Space Telescope. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Move over Jupiter, now Neptune has a spot, too. Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope last month... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Neptune dark vortexNASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) Hubble Space Telescope
Neptune dark vortex
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley) Hubble Space Telescope shows a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. Hubble Space Telescope shows a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. (NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hubble finds mysterious new giant 'dark spot 'vortex on Neptunetheir drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how
Hubble finds mysterious new giant 'dark spot 'vortex on Neptune
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
their drifts and oscillations, how they interact with the environment, and how they eventually dissipate, according to UC Berkeley doctoral student Joshua Tollefson, who was recently awarded a prestigious NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship... Read more
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York Daily Record
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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Daily Journal
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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Daily Record
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Dark spot appears on Neptunethe complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right
Dark spot appears on Neptune
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
the complex feature, which is a high-pressure system. The image at bottom right shows that the vortex is best seen at blue wavelengths. (Photo: NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)) Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/28T... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump's dog whistle: the white, screwed-over sports iconguy. And he’s with us 100 percent. The only problem? Roethlisberger reportedly
Trump's dog whistle: the white, screwed-over sports icon
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
guy. And he’s with us 100 percent. The only problem? Roethlisberger reportedly told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Ed Bouchette that he hadn’t endorsed Trump and doesn’t plan on doing so. This wasn’t the first time Trump name-dropped a famous... Read more
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