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The history of the telegraph and telephone-the world's first two electrical communications networks-contradicts assumptions many hold that government regulation is an impediment to innovation.
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2 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington
Thousands of students apply to Ivy League schools, but very few are accepted. Wilmington native Patrick Peoples has the distinct honor of getting into seven of them.
3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
MRSA in homes is on the increase. Staphylococcus aureus , more commonly known by its acronym MRSA, is an antibiotic resistant bacterial infection , which up until now was generally thought to be restricted to confined places like hospitals, locker rooms and nursing homes.
3 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com
Most of us have attended at least one class at the Alamo Colleges or know someone who has, but it is a safe bet that the majority of us would be hard-pressed to name a member of the board of trustees, who are elected to six-year terms.
3 hrs ago | Refinery 29
Our dependence on antibiotics has already resulted in a number of scary outbreaks of diseases that can't be cured by the standard drugs.
6 hrs ago | New Yorker
On one recent night, the Intelligence Squared U.S. debate series put forth a motion on Columbia University's campus: "More Clicks, Fewer Bricks: The Lecture Hall Is Obsolete."
11 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald
Matthew Tyler, a fourth-year University of Georgia Honors student and Foundation Fellow, has been awarded a 2014 James Madison Graduate Fellowship.
14 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom
The Ivy Family Office Network hosted its April 2014 Family Office Outlook Forum in Greenwich, CT on April 10th.
19 hrs ago | New York Post
He's a jet-setting rich kid accused of faking his way into Columbia University and gaining a posh Plaza hotel pad through trickery - but it looks as if his luck may have finally run out.
Americans have little doubt about the scientific evidence that smoking can cause cancer.
Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Brandeis University have come up with a new approach to the treatment of Alzheimer's disease involving the so-called retromer protein complex.
The Brooklyn Tech junior was seen taking a private tour of freshman dorms and walking through campus on Saturday, according to the student-run blog Bwog.
Dr. Bruce Stillman, President of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory , is the 2014 winner of the Herbert Tabor Research Award from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology .
Dr. Bhagabat C. Sahu, who has had a urology practice on West Market Street in Athens for nearly 32 years, will hold Patient Appreciation Day and Health Fair, along with Klaus Medenbach, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at Lincoln-Bridgeforth Park.
Joan Eisenstodt didn't have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear, nose and throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes.
Brown Bag Lecture with Lu Hsiu-lien , Former Vice President, Republic of China. Moderated by Andrew J. Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science, Columbia University.
Back in November, we told you about the best film that film festivals didn't understand : Kevin Hamedani's Junk .