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express
New 48 MILLION-OLD bird discovered in Germany with ‘likely relation to hoopoes’in the fossil gland that was distinct from the host oil shale sediment matrix a
express / Posted an hour ago
in the fossil gland that was distinct from the host oil shale sediment matrix and from feathers of the same fossil.” The Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher also declared the bird is similar to the Messelirrisor which lived between... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Athletic Director discusses state of Rice sportsIt all began when Stephanie Marten-Ellis commented, “I feel like this is only a
The Rice Thresher / Posted an hour ago
It all began when Stephanie Marten-Ellis commented, “I feel like this is only an issue because we’re in Texas. Does [the Massachusetts Institute of Technology] even have a football team? [Editor’s note: It does.] Who cares.” “I think we have an... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago's Amazon bid focuses on workforce and transportationprograms. That includes how the University of Illinois awarded more engineering
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
programs. That includes how the University of Illinois awarded more engineering undergraduate degrees in 2016 than the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University and the California Institute of Technology combined, according to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Top sob spot! MIT student curates list of best places to cry on campus'So if you ever find yourself in need of a cry but don’t know a good place for
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
'So if you ever find yourself in need of a cry but don’t know a good place for it, I’ve got you covered.' Hit the books! Massachusetts Institute of Technology is known as one of the most prestigious universities in the nation, but with such a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chicago's Amazon bid focuses on workforce and transportationprograms. That includes how the University of Illinois awarded more engineering
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
programs. That includes how the University of Illinois awarded more engineering undergraduate degrees in 2016 than the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University and the California Institute of Technology combined, according to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Telescopes Observe Gravitational Waves From Collision of Two Starsbeen three more detections confirmed. On 3 October, the three leaders of the r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
been three more detections confirmed. On 3 October, the three leaders of the research - physicists Rainer Weiss of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Barry Barish and Kip Thorne of the California Institute of Technology - were... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Your phone IS making you stupid‚ say academicsthe phones come out.” Awareness of this trend had prompted some lecturers‚ eve
Daily Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
the phones come out.” Awareness of this trend had prompted some lecturers‚ even at tech-oriented universities such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the US‚ to declare lectures device-free. “No one can deny that mobile computing... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NASA Funds Continued Development Of D8 Airliner Concepttest article. The D8 evolved from Aurora's early work on the NASA N+3 Program.
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
test article. The D8 evolved from Aurora's early work on the NASA N+3 Program. In 2009, a combined team of Aurora, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and Pratt & Whitney was awarded a contract to study technologies and designs for... Read more
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The News and Star
Gold, platinum and uranium forged in nuclear furnace as stars collideof Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer.
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
of Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer." US scientist Dr David Shoemaker, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spokesman for the Ligo scientific collaboration, said: "From informing detailed models... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Gold, platinum and uranium forged in nuclear furnace as stars collideof Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer.
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
of Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer." US scientist Dr David Shoemaker, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spokesman for the Ligo scientific collaboration, said: "From informing detailed models... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Gold, platinum and uranium forged in nuclear furnace as stars collideof Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer.
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted yesterday
of Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer." US scientist Dr David Shoemaker, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spokesman for the Ligo scientific collaboration, said: "From informing detailed models... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Gold, platinum and uranium forged in nuclear furnace as stars collideof Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
of Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer." US scientist Dr David Shoemaker, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spokesman for the Ligo scientific collaboration, said: "From informing detailed models... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gold, platinum and uranium forged in nuclear furnace as stars collideof Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer.
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
of Portsmouth, said: "It doesn't get more exciting that this for an astronomer." US scientist Dr David Shoemaker, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, spokesman for the Ligo scientific collaboration, said: "From informing detailed models... Read more
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Reuters
In first, scientists detect gravitational waves and light from star collisionwhich analysis showed likely to be from the same source. Less than two years h
Reuters / Posted yesterday
which analysis showed likely to be from the same source. Less than two years have passed since scientists working at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the California Institute of Technology first detected gravitational waves coming... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
People love to live in places that are at risk for disasters, ‘and this is what happens’“We saw that this summer in Montana where it didn’t rain for 60 days.” Kerry E
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
“We saw that this summer in Montana where it didn’t rain for 60 days.” Kerry Emanuel, a professor of meteorology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said the kind of torrential rains that flooded Houston are far more likely than they... Read more
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BBC News
Pakistani scientist gets 86 yearslawyers argued she was mentally ill. Siddiqui is a neuroscientist who had stud
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
lawyers argued she was mentally ill. Siddiqui is a neuroscientist who had studied at the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the US before returning to Pakistan and marrying a relative of accused 9/11... Read more
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The Columbian
How Clark County college football players fared, Oct. 14Portland State, Oct. 21, 1:30 p.m. Next game: at Monmouth, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. N
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Portland State, Oct. 21, 1:30 p.m. Next game: at Monmouth, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. Next game: George Fox, Oct. 21, 1:30 p.m. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Next game: at U.S. Coast Guard Academy, Oct. 21, 10:30 a.m. Next game: at Weber... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
People love to live in places that are at risk for disasters, 'and this is what happens'"We saw that this summer in Montana where it didn't rain for 60 days." Kerry E
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
"We saw that this summer in Montana where it didn't rain for 60 days." Kerry Emanuel, a professor of meteorology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said the kind of torrential rains that flooded Houston are far more likely than they... Read more
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FOX Business
New Amazon app could impede teens' money literacyup for the app, should encourage them to use more physical money and teach them
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
up for the app, should encourage them to use more physical money and teach them the money basics, she said. A study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) demonstrated that people tend to spend less money when making purchases with cash... Read more
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FOX Business
New Amazon app could impede teens' money literacyup for the app, should encourage them to use more physical money and teach them
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
up for the app, should encourage them to use more physical money and teach them the money basics, she said. A study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) demonstrated that people tend to spend less money when making purchases with cash... Read more
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New Kerala
L'Oreal USA Announces 2017 For Women In Science Fellows - newkerala news #280855in Biology at University of Nevada, Reno; Ritu Raman, a postdoctoral fellow in
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
in Biology at University of Nevada, Reno; Ritu Raman, a postdoctoral fellow in Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Sydney Schreppler, a postdoctoral fellow in Physics at University of California,... Read more
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Boston Globe
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle Eastwasn’t enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
wasn’t enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send them actual warmth. The sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is creating a new line of sleeping bags designed for refugees who have few other... Read more
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Zero Hedge
DARPA Asks HFT Traders How Hackers Will Crash The Marketactor wanted to cause havoc on our financial markets,” said Wade Shen, who rese
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
actor wanted to cause havoc on our financial markets,” said Wade Shen, who researched artificial intelligence at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology before joining Darpa as a program manager in 2014. The report is the first tangible... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle EastOct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu poses with his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleeping
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu poses with his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleeping bag, outside the Kresge Auditorium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass . Liu, a finance and political science major, created a line of... Read more
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Missoulian
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle EastOct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu poses with his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleeping
Missoulian / Posted 2 days ago
Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu poses with his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleeping bag, outside the Kresge Auditorium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass . Liu, a finance and political science major, created a line of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle EastBy COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts In
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
By COLLIN BINKLEY Associated Press CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has created a new line of sleeping bags designed to help Syrian refugees survive winters in the Middle East. Sophomore Vick Liu designed the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle EastCAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has created
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has created a new line of sleeping bags designed to help Syrian refugees survive winters in the Middle East. Sophomore Vick Liu designed the TravlerPack from his dorm room and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle Eastwasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
wasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send them actual warmth. The sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is creating a new line of sleeping bags designed for refugees who have few other... Read more
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ABC News
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugeethis Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu unrolls his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleepi
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
this Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu unrolls his TravlerPack, a lightweight sleeping bag, outside the Kresge Auditorium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass . Liu, a finance and political science major, created a line of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle Eastwasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
wasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send them actual warmth. The sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is creating a new line of sleeping bags designed for refugees who have few other... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle Eastin Middle EastIn this Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu unrolls his… AP News | 10/1
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Middle EastIn this Oct. 6, 2017 photo, Vick Liu unrolls his… AP News | 10/15/17 07:10 AM CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has created a new line of sleeping bags designed to help Syrian refugees... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle Eastwasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
wasn't enough to send warm wishes to refugees in Syria. Vick Liu wanted to send them actual warmth. The sophomore at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is creating a new line of sleeping bags designed for refugees who have few other... Read more
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The Register Citizen
MIT student making sleeping bags for refugees in Middle EastCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has cre
The Register Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts Institute of Technology student has created a new line of sleeping bags designed to help Syrian refugees survive winters in the Middle East. Sophomore Vick Liu designed the TravlerPack from his dorm room and... Read more
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ajc.com
This Georgia university has highest return on educational investment, report saysGeorgia Tech was No. 378 and No. 725, respectively, on those lists. As for the
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
Georgia Tech was No. 378 and No. 725, respectively, on those lists. As for the overall No. 1 and No. 2 placements, Massachusetts Institute of Technology earned first place and Harvard University second. Both institutions were praised for... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Hart, Holmstrom share economics Nobel for contract theoryworks at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Holmstrom, a 67-year-o
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
works at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Holmstrom, a 67-year-old Finnish citizen, works at the nearby Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Holmstrom has also served on the board of Finnish mobile phone company... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
In Memoriam: Summer of 2017native of Boston, she studied to be a radio technician in a National Youth Asso
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
native of Boston, she studied to be a radio technician in a National Youth Association program and was hired by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology radiation lab, where she assisted professors with the development of radar and LORAN.... Read more
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BC Local News
Discarded computers make a difference in medical researchthat done, Line made the computational power of his computer array available to
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
that done, Line made the computational power of his computer array available to researchers at the Broad Institute of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of California San Diego, Simon’s Foundation Flatiron Institute, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
More than Math and English: PH team wins P2.6M grant to expand unique after-school learning solutionyouth learn the skills they need to prepare them for the workforce of the futur
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
youth learn the skills they need to prepare them for the workforce of the future and thrive in the 21st century?” The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) posed this question as part of its 2017 Solve, a live pitch event in New York... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Discarded computers make a difference in medical researchthat done, Line made the computational power of his computer array available to
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
that done, Line made the computational power of his computer array available to researchers at the Broad Institute of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of California San Diego, Simon’s Foundation Flatiron Institute, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
What’s under the domes? Hope for a futureof arts and sciences, the festival (cofounded by The Boston Globe, Harvard Univ
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
of arts and sciences, the festival (cofounded by The Boston Globe, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology) has seemed to exist as a way to pull together all those brilliant minds fizzing up and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scientists to make mystery 'extreme event' gravitational wave findwaves. The laureates are Professors Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne.
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
waves. The laureates are Professors Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish and Kip Thorne. Professor Weiss is a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, while Barish and Thorne work at the California Institute of Technology. The trio's... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Group Think | Why do so many students want to transfer to Wharton?caliber as the "HYPSM schools" — Harvard University, Yale University, Princeton
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 4 days ago
caliber as the "HYPSM schools" — Harvard University, Yale University, Princeton University, Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Meanwhile, Penn is just a little below those schools. It’s worth mentioning that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UMaine, Husson football teams host homecoming games Saturdaylast year and a 4-2 record in games played at Ritchie Field on the MMA campus.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
last year and a 4-2 record in games played at Ritchie Field on the MMA campus. MMA is coming off a 51-6 loss against Massachusetts Institute of Technology last weekend. James Ferrar led the Mariners’ offense with 87 rushing yards on 17... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
It can be deadly if pilots lose orientation, so this invention aims to make flying safera … tactile display in a very highly automated aircraft." Mr McGrath is an Aus
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
a … tactile display in a very highly automated aircraft." Mr McGrath is an Australian who has studied at the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and wound up at the US Naval Aerospace Medical Research Lab where he met Mr... Read more
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Business Insider
Trump needs to make another key appointment as Janet Yellen's right hand man steps downthe leader of a generation of prominent academic and professional economics, in
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
the leader of a generation of prominent academic and professional economics, in part because he taught many of them at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "He is often referred to as the dean of central bankers, having taught most central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iweala, Adeosun, Ezekwesili, Aisha Ahmad... the List Is Endlesspolicies. She had a good education to do that. Aged 18, Okonjo-Iweala went to t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
policies. She had a good education to do that. Aged 18, Okonjo-Iweala went to the US to study Economics at Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and worked for the World Bank. Now, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun came in at a turbulent time as... Read more
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Business Wire
ExxonMobil Expanding New Jersey Research and Engineering Centerworld to explore next-generation energy technologies. The company collaborates
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
world to explore next-generation energy technologies. The company collaborates with Energy Centers at Princeton University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and the University of Texas at Austin as part of its commitment to finding... Read more
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Boston Globe
Forging a better connection between the brain and the minda science and arts festival founded by The Boston Globe, Harvard University, Ma
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
a science and arts festival founded by The Boston Globe, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In an age when our brains are constantly overwhelmed with information, it can be... Read more
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Canberra Times
NAPLAN robo-marking plan does not computesome students may be disadvantaged. The NSW Teachers' Federation has now issue
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
some students may be disadvantaged. The NSW Teachers' Federation has now issued a report by Dr Les Perelman, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which raises substantial doubts over whether computer marking can produce a fair... Read more
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The Age
NAPLAN robo-marking plan does not computesome students may be disadvantaged. The NSW Teachers' Federation has now issue
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
some students may be disadvantaged. The NSW Teachers' Federation has now issued a report by Dr Les Perelman, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which raises substantial doubts over whether computer marking can produce a fair... Read more
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