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The Irish Times
Beneath the Earth, by John Boyne: Telling tales of transgression Review: The unexamined life is the only one worth living for the characters i
Beneath the Earth, by John Boyne: Telling tales of transgression
The Irish Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Review: The unexamined life is the only one worth living for the characters in this collection, writes George O’Brien John Boyne. Photograph: Dave Meehan Toastie Hughes goes to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
First look inside Theaster Gates' new Stony Island Arts BankThe last time Theaster Gates walked me through the abandoned bank at East 68th
First look inside Theaster Gates' new Stony Island Arts Bank
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
The last time Theaster Gates walked me through the abandoned bank at East 68th Street and South Stony Island Avenue, water dripped from the ceiling, clouds wafted over a hole in the roof, and shards of glass and scraps of plaster crunched under his... Read more
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BikeRadar
Cube now Agrees with discsWe got a first glance at Cube’s all new Agree back in July at the Eurobike pres
Cube now Agrees with discs
BikeRadar / Posted 20 hours ago
We got a first glance at Cube’s all new Agree back in July at the Eurobike press preview event in Austria. Back then details were a little thin on the ground as regards range and pricing, but we now have more. The new chassis has been designed with... Read more
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Quartz
How an extreme cycling event could do wonders for diabeticsDiabetics depart on 1500-km cycling tour to test digital health technologies -
How an extreme cycling event could do wonders for diabetics
Quartz / Posted 21 hours ago
Diabetics depart on 1500-km cycling tour to test digital health technologies - Quartz SUGARIDERS BRUSSELS—For one in 10 people, life is a daily struggle. Sufferers of diabetes often... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
A chance to give backStephanie Hill's struggle with Type 1 diabetes has landed her in Wollongong Hos
A chance to give back
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 hours ago
Stephanie Hill's struggle with Type 1 diabetes has landed her in Wollongong Hospital's children's ward "countless times", so she grabbed the chance to raise funds for its refurbishment. Stephanie Hill is the youth ambassador for the Run Wollongong... Read more
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Games Radar
What it's like to grow up with Metal Gear SolidMetal Gear was like a rite of passage for me as a young man. I don’t just mean
What it's like to grow up with Metal Gear Solid
Games Radar / Posted 22 hours ago
Metal Gear was like a rite of passage for me as a young man. I don’t just mean one entry in the series – I mean each of the first four games. They all arrived at key moments in my life, always at a point where I was so ready for them, whether I... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
What Is Pulmonary Embolism?Pulmonary embolism occurs when there is a blockage in a lung artery—typically w
What Is Pulmonary Embolism?
Doctors Health Press / Posted yesterday
Pulmonary embolism occurs when there is a blockage in a lung artery—typically when a blood clot gets wedged in one of the lung’s pulmonary arteries, partially blocking blood flow to the lung. Pulmonary embolism can be life-threatening, but quick,... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Chevrolet Fulfills 1 Millionth Corvette Restoration Pledge Sinkhole-damaged milestone returns to National Corvette Museum MORE INFO BO
Chevrolet Fulfills 1 Millionth Corvette Restoration Pledge
The Auto Channel / Posted yesterday
Sinkhole-damaged milestone returns to National Corvette Museum MORE INFO BOWLING GREEN, KY -- Sept. 4, 2015: After more than four months and 1,200 man-hours of painstaking craftsmanship,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Trump, Carson lead polls as voters crave outsider(CNN) - A new poll shows GOP outsider Ben Carson, a doctor, may be the only Rep
Trump, Carson lead polls as voters crave outsider
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
(CNN) - A new poll shows GOP outsider Ben Carson, a doctor, may be the only Republican candidate for president who can beat frontrunner Donald Trump. Carson is surging in the polls, taking second place in the Republican field nationwide. Both... Read more
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Pitchfork
Empress Of: "Standard"To craft a decently hooky pop song, one to blare out of club speakers and car r
Empress Of: "Standard"
Pitchfork / Posted yesterday
To craft a decently hooky pop song, one to blare out of club speakers and car radios, given the established templates of lyrical tropes and synth patches, isn’t that difficult. To craft a truly memorable pop song, though, one that gets under the skin... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Foods to Eat (and Avoid) to Prevent Acne Breakouts Acne occurs when there is an improper turnover of skin cells. The retained ce
Foods to Eat (and Avoid) to Prevent Acne Breakouts
Doctors Health Press / Posted 2 days ago
Acne occurs when there is an improper turnover of skin cells. The retained cells can trap protein and the skin’s natural oil under the skin. The trapped oil and protein then become food for... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Sunburns still a threat to kids as summer winds downWhile summer is winding down, the intensity of the sun is still at its peak. T
Sunburns still a threat to kids as summer winds down
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
While summer is winding down, the intensity of the sun is still at its peak. That means your child still runs the risk of developing a sunburn. Children love to play outside, but the younger ones can get into trouble with direct sun... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Sunburns still a threat to kids as summer winds downWhile summer is winding down, the intensity of the sun is still at its peak. T
Sunburns still a threat to kids as summer winds down
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 days ago
While summer is winding down, the intensity of the sun is still at its peak. That means your child still runs the risk of developing a sunburn. Children love to play outside, but the younger ones can get into trouble with direct sun... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scanning study suggests sawteeth in chondrichthyan likely not related to real teeth(a–c) Pristiophorus cirratus (Pristiophoridae; Selachii) BMNH1914.8.20.1 (embry
Scanning study suggests sawteeth in chondrichthyan likely not related to real teeth
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
(a–c) Pristiophorus cirratus (Pristiophoridae; Selachii) BMNH1914.8.20.1 (embryo). Volume-rendered DRISHTI, density selection for mineralized tissues. (a,b) Topographic pattern of oral dentition compared to the proximo-distal rostrum saw denticles... Read more
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The North West Star
Josh Reynolds vows to bring more calm, less calamity to Canterbury BulldogsJosh Reynolds reckons he can be the "calming influence" on the Bulldogs in thei
Josh Reynolds vows to bring more calm, less calamity to Canterbury Bulldogs
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
Josh Reynolds reckons he can be the "calming influence" on the Bulldogs in their charge to the finals. Yep, you read that right. The calming influence. Josh Reynolds reckons he can be the "calming influence" on the Bulldogs in their charge to the... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Rheumatoid arthritis breakthrough: Gene regulating severity of tissue damage identifiedRecently, there was a scientific breakthrough on the diagnosis of rheumatoid ar
Rheumatoid arthritis breakthrough: Gene regulating severity of tissue damage identified
Bel Marra Health / Posted 3 days ago
Recently, there was a scientific breakthrough on the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA); a team of researches uncovered a protein that helps regulate the severity of tissue damage caused by RA. This discovery is going to provide a quicker and... Read more
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Scotsman
Behind the scenes as BT broadcast Scotland’s win Presenter Martin Bayfield, left, with pitchside analyst Al Kellock during BTs
Behind the scenes as BT broadcast Scotland’s win
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Presenter Martin Bayfield, left, with pitchside analyst Al Kellock during BTs broadcast from Murrayfield on Saturday. Picture: C1 Photography THE ever-closer symbiosis between the SRU and BT Sport... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How lethal is your load?Bust a gut ... the quickest way to check if you're carrying too much visceral f
How lethal is your load?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Bust a gut ... the quickest way to check if you're carrying too much visceral fat is to look down. Haven't been getting much exercise lately? Thickening around the waist? Need a fright to get you moving more and eating better? Then look no further... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
IU scientists to lead $12M national initiative for new treatments for inherited cancersThe Indiana University School of Medicine has been selected to lead a five-year
IU scientists to lead $12M national initiative for new treatments for inherited cancers
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
The Indiana University School of Medicine has been selected to lead a five-year, $12 million national research project to develop new treatments for diseases of a genetic mutation that leads to disfiguring and life-threatening tumors and other... Read more
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Pravda
Europe turns into cesspool of the worldThe American propaganda machine never stops trumpeting about the imminent Russi
Europe turns into cesspool of the world
Pravda / Posted 4 days ago
The American propaganda machine never stops trumpeting about the imminent Russian threat. The American political elite portrays Russia as a state that threatens Europe in the first place. With this pretext in mind, the USA and NATO continue to... Read more
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Super Sport
Wikki are The Predictor's delight again For the second consecutive match day in the Nigeria Professional Football Lea
Wikki are The Predictor's delight again
Super Sport / Posted 5 days ago
For the second consecutive match day in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), I am settling for a game involving Wikki Tourists. This time it is the top-of-the-table clash against title contenders,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Alnylam, Medicines cholesterol drug lasts months after one shotLONDON: A new drug in early development cuts cholesterol as much as two potent
Alnylam, Medicines cholesterol drug lasts months after one shot
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
LONDON: A new drug in early development cuts cholesterol as much as two potent injections recently cleared for sale but lasts much longer, meaning it may need to be given only every three to six months, initial findings suggest. Results with Alnylam... Read more
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iol.co.za
Giving Africans a voiceAFRICAN INDEPENDENTIndependent Media has launched the print edition of its Afri
Giving Africans a voice
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
AFRICAN INDEPENDENTIndependent Media has launched the print edition of its African multimedia publication, African Independent, a new generation media offering that seeks to change the narrative on the African continent. New multimedia publication... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Director Matthew Heineman: ‘Suddenly I was alone with my camera in the middle of this shootout’“We know what harm we do with all the drugs,” muses one of them, masked. “But w
Director Matthew Heineman: ‘Suddenly I was alone with my camera in the middle of this shootout’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
“We know what harm we do with all the drugs,” muses one of them, masked. “But what are we going to do? We come from poverty. If we were doing well, we’d be like you, travelling the world or doing good jobs” – he addresses the director directly, but... Read more
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Japan Today
Student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protests ‹ Japan TodayWearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone, Aki Okuda stands
Student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protests ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
Wearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone, Aki Okuda stands before a crowd, the pyramid-shaped roof of Japan’s Diet lit up against the night sky behind him. “No War”, “Protect the Constitution”, “Abe - Quit!” he chants in a... Read more
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Philly.com
A potentially amazing discovery in cardiologyThis is a story about a new kind of drug and a potentially amazing discovery in
A potentially amazing discovery in cardiology
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
This is a story about a new kind of drug and a potentially amazing discovery in cardiology. In July, a new cholesterol lowering medication, called Praluent, was approved by the FDA. A second, similar medication, called Repatha, was just approved by... Read more
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SportingNews
Richie Incognito: I've 'changed for the better' — even if you don't believe itRichie Incognito is back in the NFL after more than a year in exile, and he say
Richie Incognito: I've 'changed for the better' — even if you don't believe it
SportingNews / Posted 6 days ago
Richie Incognito is back in the NFL after more than a year in exile, and he says he has "changed for the better" — but he knows others might not agree. “There’s a lot of people out there who just perceive me as being a piece of [crap],” the veteran... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Audrey Young: Damning report paves way for CYF redesignChildren’s Commissioner findings may make next step easier. Children's Commiss
Audrey Young: Damning report paves way for CYF redesign
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Children’s Commissioner findings may make next step easier. Children's Commissioner Russell Wills has done the Government a huge favour with his State of Care report this week, whether he intended to or not. And being independently-minded as well... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
'State of Care' report timely for the GovernmentChildren's Commissioner Dr Russell Wills has done the Government a huge favour
'State of Care' report timely for the Government
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Children's Commissioner Dr Russell Wills has done the Government a huge favour with his report, ''State of Care'', this week, whether he intended to or not. Being independently minded as well as an independent commissioner, I suspect he did not... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Damning report paves way for CYF redesignChildren’s Commissioner findings may make next step easier. Children's Commiss
Damning report paves way for CYF redesign
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Children’s Commissioner findings may make next step easier. Children's Commissioner Russell Wills has done the Government a huge favour with his State of Care report this week, whether he intended to or not. And being independently-minded as well... Read more
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Pitchfork
Escort: "Animal Nature"Four years on from their debut album (though the band had been pumping out clas
Escort: "Animal Nature"
Pitchfork / Posted 7 days ago
Four years on from their debut album (though the band had been pumping out classic disco pomp singles since 2006), Escort finally has a new LP on the horizon. And much like the genre they love and emulate, "Animal Nature" mimics the sound of disco... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
You asked for it: Apricot glaze makes for delicious roasted chickenQ: My husband and I love the Apricot glazed rotisserie chicken at Houston’s. An
You asked for it: Apricot glaze makes for delicious roasted chicken
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Q: My husband and I love the Apricot glazed rotisserie chicken at Houston’s. Any chance you can get the recipe? — Nancy Ricci, Coconut Creek A: As many times as I ask, Houston’s (multiple locations, Houstons.com) isn’t budging when it comes to... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
‘Good’ fat implants could reduce weight gain Published: 28 August 2015 9:33 AM A thermograph demonstrates that the inject
‘Good’ fat implants could reduce weight gain
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 8 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 9:33 AM A thermograph demonstrates that the injection site – area A – is hotter than the control region thanks to the implant of energy-burning beige fat. – AFP/Relaxnews pic,... Read more
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The Star
Japan student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protestsTOKYO (Reuters) - Wearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone
Japan student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protests
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Wearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone, Aki Okuda stands before a crowd, the pyramid-shaped roof of Japan's parliament lit up against the night sky behind him. "No War", "Protect the Constitution", "Abe -... Read more
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Engadget
The Dexcom G5 lets diabetics track blood sugar on their phoneKeeping tabs on a body's glucose levels is a way of life for diabetics -- a rit
The Dexcom G5 lets diabetics track blood sugar on their phone
Engadget / Posted 8 days ago
Keeping tabs on a body's glucose levels is a way of life for diabetics -- a ritual performed several times a day, often before or after meals. It's an essential chore, but it often requires special hardware for reading blood test strips or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protestsTOKYO: Wearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone, Aki Okuda
Japan student group injects new exuberance into anti-war protests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
TOKYO: Wearing shorts and a baggy T-shirt and clutching a microphone, Aki Okuda stands before a crowd, the pyramid-shaped roof of Japan's parliament lit up against the night sky behind him. "No War", "Protect the Constitution", "Abe - Quit!", he... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man with bionic penis kept his lack of manhood a SECRET from his wifeMan fitted with 'bionic penis' reveals he kept his lack of manhood a SECRET fro
Man with bionic penis kept his lack of manhood a SECRET from his wife
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Man fitted with 'bionic penis' reveals he kept his lack of manhood a SECRET from his wife until their wedding night... and now he wants to find love again Mohammed Abad was six when his manhood was destroyed in accident Has been fitted with a... Read more
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The Advocate
Choice? Select? Prime? Know what beef terms mean before you shopSpencer Tracy famously appraised Katharine Hepburn like this: “Not much meat on
Choice? Select? Prime? Know what beef terms mean before you shop
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Spencer Tracy famously appraised Katharine Hepburn like this: “Not much meat on her, but what there is is cherce.” That’s probably the most famous line from the 1952 comedy “Pat and Mike.” But I don’t want to talk about the movie (though it is a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man with no penis only told his wife on their wedding nightA man whose penis and a testicle were ripped off in an accident in the 1970s on
Man with no penis only told his wife on their wedding night
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
A man whose penis and a testicle were ripped off in an accident in the 1970s only told his wife about his situation on their wedding night. The 43-year-old was lucky to survive after he was run over in Huddersfield, in 1978, aged six. But now, for... Read more
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New Kerala
Does your anti-ageing cream really work? If you're skeptical about the anti-ageing skin care claims, then you're not a
Does your anti-ageing cream really work?
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
If you're skeptical about the anti-ageing skin care claims, then you're not alone. There is a lot of hype and false claims around whether or not that skin cream can actually reverse ageing. Here's Dr.... Read more
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Business Wire
BioControl Medical Completes Enrollment in the INOVATE-HF Study of the CardioFit® System to Treat Heart FailureLaunched in April 2011, INOVATE-HF is an investigational device exemption (IDE)
BioControl Medical Completes Enrollment in the INOVATE-HF Study of the CardioFit® System to Treat Heart Failure
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
Launched in April 2011, INOVATE-HF is an investigational device exemption (IDE) clinical study to determine the safety and efficacy of CardioFit in reducing hospitalization and death among patients with HF by comparing treatment with CardioFit to... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Natural Ways to Treat Spider Veins On my days off, I enjoy taking long, leisurely strolls along the beach. As I
Natural Ways to Treat Spider Veins
Doctors Health Press / Posted 9 days ago
On my days off, I enjoy taking long, leisurely strolls along the beach. As I walk along the sand, I usually notice how quite a few beach-goers have enlarged blue or red veins on their legs. Vein problems, such as... Read more
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Medical News Today
What is a gastric band? How does gastric banding help weight loss?Over the course of the last decade and more, the surgical treatment of obese pe
What is a gastric band? How does gastric banding help weight loss?
Medical News Today / Posted 9 days ago
Over the course of the last decade and more, the surgical treatment of obese people with bariatric procedures such as gastric banding has gained acceptance and popularity.1 Figures from 2006 suggest that around 113,000 weight loss procedures are... Read more
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indieWIRE
7 Hidden Gems from the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival Lineup You've read about the big fall season movies in the year's largest festival.
7 Hidden Gems from the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival Lineup
indieWIRE / Posted 9 days ago
You've read about the big fall season movies in the year's largest festival. Now it's time to look at the discoveries. There is no program more daunting than the Toronto... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Panda cub dies at National Zoo(USA TODAY) - The smaller of twin giant panda cubs born Saturday died Wednesday
Panda cub dies at National Zoo
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 9 days ago
(USA TODAY) - The smaller of twin giant panda cubs born Saturday died Wednesday around 2 p.m. at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C., officials said. The larger cub, born first, appears to be "strong, robust, behaving normally" and is... Read more
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The Atlantic
National Zoo Loses One of Its Newborn Panda CubsOne of two giant panda cubs at Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, D.C.,
National Zoo Loses One of Its Newborn Panda Cubs
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
One of two giant panda cubs at Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington, D.C., has died, the zoo said Wednesday. The cub was less than four days old. The cub, the smaller of the pair, died shortly after 2 p.m., the zoo said in a press release. The... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Panda cub dies at National ZooThe smallest of two giant panda cubs died Wednesday around 2 p.m. at the Smiths
Panda cub dies at National Zoo
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
The smallest of two giant panda cubs died Wednesday around 2 p.m. at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, officials said in a statement. The larger cub, born first, appears to be "strong, robust, behaving normally" and is with its mother Mei Xiang in... Read more
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Newser
The National Zoo's Panda Mom Is Ignoring One of Her New Cubs– Workers at the National Zoo are continuing to care for one panda cub while th
The National Zoo's Panda Mom Is Ignoring One of Her New Cubs
Newser / Posted 9 days ago
– Workers at the National Zoo are continuing to care for one panda cub while the other is safely in the care of its mother—but it appears Mei Xiang has decided she is "not a willing participant" in the zoo's swapping program, reports Smithsonian.... Read more
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The New Age
'Good' fat implants could reduce weight gainEnergy-burning 'good' brown fat can be created in the laboratory and implanted
'Good' fat implants could reduce weight gain
The New Age / Posted 9 days ago
Energy-burning 'good' brown fat can be created in the laboratory and implanted in the body to help reduce weight gain and lower glucose levels, scientists have discovered. So far, the man-made brown fat has only been implanted in mice, although the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
'So white you've got to wear shades'George Hull Philosophy’s principal charm lies in its ability to do so much with
'So white you've got to wear shades'
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
George Hull Philosophy’s principal charm lies in its ability to do so much with so little. This seduced me as an undergraduate, when I read WVO Quine’s argument for the startling claim that the meanings of words are, in principle, just as revisable... Read more
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