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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
American Life in PoetryRonnie's Dad dead, Mom - back in the bank, tellering - started dressing in cu
American Life in Poetry
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Ronnie's Dad dead, Mom - back in the bank, tellering - started dressing in cute skirts and pants suits she sewed herself from onionskin patterns and bright-colored knits picked up at Cloth World. Got her dark brunette hair cut in a shag. And... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers cropsATLANTA – Extreme drought conditions are persisting in parts of Alabama and Geo
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers crops
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
ATLANTA – Extreme drought conditions are persisting in parts of Alabama and Georgia, wilting crops and raising the specter of wildfires. Thursday's U.S. Drought Monitor, a weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers cropsATLANTA – Extreme drought conditions are persisting in parts of Alabama and Geo
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers crops
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
ATLANTA – Extreme drought conditions are persisting in parts of Alabama and Georgia, wilting crops and raising the specter of wildfires. Thursday’s U.S. Drought Monitor, a weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Two new providers join Tri Valley Health Systems in Cambridge, Arapahoe-- Two new providers will see patients at TriValley Health Systems. Angie Howa
Two new providers join Tri Valley Health Systems in Cambridge, Arapahoe
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
-- Two new providers will see patients at TriValley Health Systems. Angie Howard, APRN, (nurse practitioner), grew up in Lincoln, Neb., and attended nursing college at the University of Nebraska Medical Center-Kearney campus. She worked as a... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
State tests: Sub-par in high school math, scienceteachers improve reading. Trainers from Lucy Calkins are working with writing.
State tests: Sub-par in high school math, science
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
teachers improve reading. Trainers from Lucy Calkins are working with writing. Math and science training is underway with the University of Nebraska Lincoln, Eshleman said. Vikki Carlson and Denise DiGiovanni are the cirriculum (Teaching and... Read more
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Namibia Economist
TV dinnersON THE Dancing Crow farm in Washington, sunflowers and squashes soak up the ric
TV dinners
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
ON THE Dancing Crow farm in Washington, sunflowers and squashes soak up the rich autumn sunshine beside a row of solar panels. This bucolic smallholding provides organic vegetables to the farmers' markets of Seattle. But it is also home to an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
What to do if your child is being bullied at schoolSchoolyard bullies don’t pick on just anyone. Like wolves culling caribou, they
What to do if your child is being bullied at school
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Schoolyard bullies don’t pick on just anyone. Like wolves culling caribou, they single out the wounded, the stragglers, the loners who stray from the herd. More often than not, bullies are the popular kids, the ringleaders with a competitive streak,... Read more
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The News-Herald
Lyndhurst resident named to dean’s list at University of Nebraska-LincolnGabrielle Corin Williams of Lyndhurst has been named to the dean’s list/Explore
Lyndhurst resident named to dean’s list at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
The News-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Gabrielle Corin Williams of Lyndhurst has been named to the dean’s list/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the spring semester of the 2015-16 academic year. Williams, a junior accounting major,... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can Big Data Find the Next 'Harry Potter'?Like other cultural industries, publishing is founded on hits. Yet the business
Can Big Data Find the Next 'Harry Potter'?
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
Like other cultural industries, publishing is founded on hits. Yet the business of predicting best sellers remains an enigmatic art—the province chiefly of gut instinct and educated guess. Sometimes these faculties serve the industry well; other... Read more
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PhysOrg
That stings: Insecticide hurts queen bees' egg-laying abilitiesJudy Wu-Smart, an entomologist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has publi
That stings: Insecticide hurts queen bees' egg-laying abilities
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Judy Wu-Smart, an entomologist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has published new research suggesting that a popular class of nicotine-based insecticides have substantial effects on honey bee colonies. Credit: Scott Schrage, University of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Electrons fingerprint the fastest laser pulsesA new stopwatch? Electron momentum distribution resulting from interference of
Electrons fingerprint the fastest laser pulses
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
A new stopwatch? Electron momentum distribution resulting from interference of the two photoelectron wave packets is produced by ionizing a helium atom using a pair of time-delayed, oppositely circularly polarized attosecond laser pulses. Scientists... Read more
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PhysOrg
Water and light 'flow' inspire ultrasensitive optical microfiber coupler sensorA microfiber coupler. Credit: Li, Zhang, Liu, Zhang, Zhang, Wei When a river na
Water and light 'flow' inspire ultrasensitive optical microfiber coupler sensor
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
A microfiber coupler. Credit: Li, Zhang, Liu, Zhang, Zhang, Wei When a river narrows or two rivers run into each other and merge, the water flow's speed increases and it becomes much stronger. Water flow and light flow are similar in many ways, and... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campus NotesSt. Charles East High School graduate Emma Johnson, a biochemistry major in the
Campus Notes
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
St. Charles East High School graduate Emma Johnson, a biochemistry major in the Colgate University Class of 2017, has earned the spring dean’s award. In addition, Batavia High School graduate Emily Daniel, an English major in the Colgate University... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
State bankers honor Tom HansenTom Hansen of North Platte has been honored with the Nebraska Bankers Associati
State bankers honor Tom Hansen
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
Tom Hansen of North Platte has been honored with the Nebraska Bankers Association agri-business award for outstanding service to agriculture. The award was presented during the NBA's agri-business conference Sept. 1-2 in Lincoln. The award has been... Read more
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Grainnet.com
State University Plant Pathologist Discovers Bacterial Leaf Streak Corn DiseaseManhattan, KS - A new disease, bacterial leaf streak, has made its way into cor
State University Plant Pathologist Discovers Bacterial Leaf Streak Corn Disease
Grainnet.com / Posted 23 days ago
Manhattan, KS - A new disease, bacterial leaf streak, has made its way into corn crops throughout the heartland. It’s so new to the United States that it is unclear whether it will pose a threat to this year’s yields, according to Kansas State... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
SLAC’s High-Speed ‘Electron Camera’ Films Atomic Nuclei In Vibrating MoleculesScientists New Ways to Study Rapid Nuclear Motions in Nature’s Light-dependent
SLAC’s High-Speed ‘Electron Camera’ Films Atomic Nuclei In Vibrating Molecules
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 24 days ago
Scientists New Ways to Study Rapid Nuclear Motions in Nature’s Light-dependent Processes An ultrafast “electron camera” at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory has made the first direct snapshots of atomic nuclei in... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Former Husker pole vaulter makes history on 'American Ninja'Former Nebraska pole vaulter Jessie Graff is making national waves after becomi
Former Husker pole vaulter makes history on 'American Ninja'
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 25 days ago
Former Nebraska pole vaulter Jessie Graff is making national waves after becoming the first woman to ever complete Stage 1 in the national finals of "American Ninja Warrior." Graff, 32, is a former pole vaulter who competed at the University of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
University of Nebraska-Lincoln wins $11.3 million NIH grant to establish CIBCThe University of Nebraska-Lincoln has earned an $11.3 million grant from the N
University of Nebraska-Lincoln wins $11.3 million NIH grant to establish CIBC
News-Medical-Net / Posted 25 days ago
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has earned an $11.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to establish a research center focused on investigating cellular level miscommunications that contribute to complex diseases such as cancer,... Read more
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PhysOrg
High-speed 'electron camera' films atomic nuclei in vibrating moleculesUsing SLAC's instrument for ultrafast electron diffraction, researchers were ab
High-speed 'electron camera' films atomic nuclei in vibrating molecules
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
Using SLAC's instrument for ultrafast electron diffraction, researchers were able to directly see the motions of atomic nuclei in vibrating molecules for the first time. In the experiment, a laser pulse (green) hit a spray of iodine gas (at right).... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Northeast Farmers Grapple With Worst Drought In More Than A DecadeWhen people hear the word drought, they likely think of California. But there's
Northeast Farmers Grapple With Worst Drought In More Than A Decade
KERA North Texas / Posted 26 days ago
When people hear the word drought, they likely think of California. But there's also an extreme drought in parts of New England. The Northeast is experiencing the worst drought in more than a decade. The Northeast has more than 175,000 farms that... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Northeast Farmers Grapple With Worst Drought In More Than A DecadeWhen people hear the word drought, they likely think of California. But there's
Northeast Farmers Grapple With Worst Drought In More Than A Decade
KPBS San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
When people hear the word drought, they likely think of California. But there's also an extreme drought in parts of New England. The Northeast is experiencing the worst drought in more than a decade. The Northeast has more than 175,000 farms that... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
American Life in PoetryMarge's Shoes The first few years she wore them I didn't even notice the leat
American Life in Poetry
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
Marge's Shoes The first few years she wore them I didn't even notice the leather's soft tan, and the buckskin laces roughly looped. By the time I paid attention, her feet had already curved the shoes inward, weather had toughened the soft... Read more

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