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3 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
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4 hrs ago | Nature
Academic scientists work long hours, against increasingly daunting odds, to publish the papers and win the grants that they hope will secure them a faculty post.
8 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle
The Berkshire Hills Regional School District has hired an in-house candidate as the new principal of Muddy Brook Elementary School.
12 hrs ago | Nature
Liz Allen, Amy Brand, Jo Scott, Micah Altman and Marjorie Hlava are trialling digital taxonomies to help researchers to identify their contributions to collaborative projects.
15 hrs ago | Harvard University
Cambridge, MA - Leveraging its national and global networks, the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University is pleased to announce an effort to form a first-of-its-kind thematic network of experts, educators, practitioners, and ambassadors that will facilitate, promote, and strengthen collaboration to counter youth-oriented hate ... (more)
Two Massachusetts women who purchased undergarments infused with capsules of caffeine and vitamins are suing the lingerie companies that manufactured them, alleging the products failed to live up to claims that they would melt away fat.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass- Since the discovery of the Antarctic ozone hole, scientists, policymakers, and the public have wondered whether we might someday see a similarly extreme depletion of ozone over the Arctic.
DiaMedica's Vice President, Clinical and Regulatory Affairs, Dr. Mark Robbins, will be presenting the data during the Diabetes Drug Discovery & Development session and chairing the session on Clinical Drug Development in Diabetes.
The lead author of two hotly debated stem-cell papers made a tearful plea for forgiveness last week after her employer found her guilty of misconduct.
Three Boston men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges and other offenses in the murder of a 20-year-old Cambridge man who was shot to death last year, Suffolk prosecutors announced Monday.
Molina has released two of the very very best records of the past decade in 2006's Son and 2008's Una Dia and they were records that insisted, if you let them in, that you'd develop an almost cult-ish obsession with her, dissatisfaction with near-enough everything else.
Alan Fein was already playing a key role in Kendall Square as executive vice president of the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, the renowned genomics research center, before taking over as president of the Kendall Square Association.
On the leadership count, the jury is still out on Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan - mostly due to the high-profile case involving Jared Remy, son of Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy.
Susanna Kaysen is well know for her very personal memoir, "Girl Interrupted." In "Cambridge," she offers a kind of fictional prequel, following the girlhood of Susanna until about the time that the author herself would have lived the nightmare covered in "Girl Interrupted."