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Air & Space
Earth-Like Planets Could be Right Next Door
Even in places where skies are dark and the Milky Way seems to fill our view, the night sky is teeming with stars we cannot see.
5 hrs ago
Payvand News of Iran
Professor Parvaneh Vosough, angel of Iran's Cancer Children, passes away
Professor Parvaneh Vosough, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Mahak Subspecialty Cancer Hospital has died yesterday at age 78.
Tue May 21, 2013
Amber Alert: Police Find Missing Boston Child in Cambridge, Suspect Still At Large
A 13-year-old Boston teenager believed abducted by his father was found by Cambridge police Tuesday night.
Mural Planned to Replace Graffiti-Covered Wall in Watertown
The wall along a path between Waverley Avenue and Whites Avenue now has peeling dark grey paint with a number of graffiti tags sprayed on it, but by the end of the summer it will feature a freshly painted mural featuring some of the best parts of life in Watertown.
Cambridge Bancorp Announces Quarterly Dividend
The dividend is payable June 28, 2013 to shareholders of record as of June 10, 2013.
Mon May 20, 2013
$250K Bail For Suspect In Arlington Boys & Girls Club Sex Abuse Case
A former Arlington man charged with sexually molesting children at the town's Boys and Girls Club in the 1970s is being held on $250,000 bail after a court appearance Monday in Cambridge.
Restoring the Past - Ridgewood Cemetery Restores a Garden Cemetery
On Thursday, May 23, the Board of Trustees of the Ridgewood Cemetery in North Andover anxiously await the return and re-installation of the Cemetery's bronze gates marking the entrance to the Cemetery for over 100 years.
Sun May 19, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
A renewed focus on family medicine
For Elise M. Bognanno, the decision happened gradually. She entered the University of Massachusetts Medical School not knowing what specialty she would choose.
Sampling the new sandwiches in town
Starting in 2012, we've seen a torrent of national chains onto the local market: numerous locations of both Potbelly Sandwich Shop and Firehouse Subs.
The Somerville News
Student directories reveal Michelle Obama's Cambridge addresses
Ask current Harvard Law School students where Class of '91 alumnus Barack Obama, lived during his three-year stint there, and most will blurt out "Somerville" without skipping a beat.
Sat May 18, 2013
Breaking Ground on Community Path, Tearing Down McGrath
City Breaks Ground on New Stretch of Community Path Somerville broke ground Monday on the first new section of Community Path to be constructed in 18 years.
Top plastic surgeon has a dream for SA
Ridwan Mia has probably realised many of his life-long dreams with an illustrious career and string of successes as a plastic and reconstructive surgeon.
Series of Green Line extension meetings slated in June
Five meetings will be held in Somerville, Medford and Cambridge in June to review the latest station designs for Green Line Extension stops.
Asteroid nine times larger than the QE2 set to fly past Earth later this month
Luckily, after Earth's near-miss with Asteroid 2012 DA14, this space rock will get no closer than 3.6 million miles - 15 times the distance between our planet and the moon Just weeks after an asteroid narrowly missed the Earth, another space rock - nine times larger than the QE2, is set to fly past the planet later this month.
Fri May 17, 2013
Coming Soon: A Place for Science and Art to Play Together
"The Negation of Time, Prologue" at Le Laboratoire, by William Kentridge with Peter Galison and Philip Miller It's possible that scientists and artists may have one side of their brain more dominant than the other, with the broadly opposite characteristics of logic and creativity, but the best innovations in both fields tend to come from using the ... (more)
Next IT Honored by Future of Health Technology Institute
Next IT , the world's leading provider of intelligent virtual assistants , is proud to announce that its healthcare technology has received Lead Product Recognition from the Future of Health Technology Institute , a leading health technology think tank dedicated to defining the health technology agenda for the 21st century.
Visiting Students Reflect on Strange Year at Harvard
It was an unusual year at Harvard, marked by three University closures, two major scandals, and an act of terrorism just miles away.
Cybercast News Service
Gohmert: Holder - Was Not Being Truthful'; Holder: - You Cannot Know What I Know'
Rep. Louie Gohmert said Attorney General Eric Holder "was not being truthful" when he testified before the House Judiciary Committee about the investigation into the Islamic ties of the Boston marathon bombers.
Gesture that smartphones can appreciate
CAN'T get to the phone? Try waving at it. A device that enables a smartphone's camera to recognise gestures - without gobbling up precious battery life - looks set to transform the way we make calls.
The Glass Menagerie, with Cherry Jones, Zachary Quinto & Celia...
The Glass Menagerie , starring Tony winner Cherry Jones , Zachary Quinto, Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winner Celia Keenan-Bolger and Brian J. Smith, will begin performances at Broadway's Booth Theatre on September 5. Directed by Once Tony winner John Tiffany, the 17-week limited engagement will officially open on September 26.