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55 min ago | ProPublica
Columbia University's Alma Mater statue marked with red tape in support of victims of sexual assault.
5 hrs ago | Business Journal
Herzog, a 1986 graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine , has been the director of the division of gynecologic oncology at Columbia University since 2004.
6 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars
Who said racism was a non-issue in America? Hundreds of Columbia University teachers and students voiced outrage Wednesday over a noose found hang There are varying views on gun rights and gun control in America, and since Barack Obama was elected president, the right has been whipping up their If there is any kind of silver lining lurking in ... (more)
8 hrs ago | MetaFilter
Leo Vroman, a Dutch scientist, artist and poet who lived in the US for many years, died in February of this year.
The Atlantic Ocean appears to be the second youngest of the five oceans. It did not exist prior to 130 million years ago, when the continents that formed from the breakup of the ancestral super continent Pangaea were drifting apart. The Atlantic has been extensively explored since the earliest settlements along its shores.
He's also an extremist Muslim. If you believe the Republicans, then Barack Obaama is an anarchist.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum unveils new exhibit Fresh, Wild, Fly and Bold: Photos from the Joe Conzo Jr. Hip Hop Collection Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum unveils new exhibit Fresh, Wild, Fly and Bold: Photos from the Joe Conzo Jr. Hip Hop Collection Joe Conzo, Jr. spent the 1970s and 80s photographing the pioneering days of ... (more)
Meeting your roommate for the first time can be a nerve-wracking experience. Having a random roommate invites the possibility of spending an entire year with someone who might be your new best friend or just someone who sleeps in the other bed.
New Jersey's marine life, ocean and coastal communities just can't get any relief.
Columbia University law lecturer James Tierney hadn't thought much about this year's race for New York state lieutenant governor until recently.
How can we get rid of excess CO2? Geologist Juerg Matter of the University of Southampton, U.K. is a principal investigator of the Iceland-based project CarbFix, whose recent results show it has safely stored nearly 170 tons of carbon dioxide underground by reaction with minerals - stashing it in rock so it can't leak out again.
Dr. Demetre Daskalakis cannot fall asleep. Like they have for many physicians, years of late shifts and early rounds have battered his schedule and etched deep grooves beneath his tired, dark brown eyes.
On this week's episode of Slate Money, Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O'Neil of Columbia University and Mathbabe.org, and Slate's Jordan Weissmann discuss whether business journalists are critical enough of the companies they cover, the "death blow" a hedge fund tried to deliver this week to Herbalife , and how to stop companies from moving abroad ... (more)
Kaufman, the Berlin-born granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem and a vital link to Yiddish culture, died at her Manhattan home after a brief illness, said her daughter, Thea Goldstine.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his family are wrapping up a whirlwind vacation in his ancestral homeland of Italy, complete with cheering crowds, paparazzi and, yes, even proof Italians do eat pizza with a knife and fork.
"A peculiar anthologic maze, an amusing literary chaos, a farrago of quotations, a mere olla podrida of quaintness, a pot pourri of pleasant delites , a florilegium of elegant extracts, a tangled fardel of old-world flowers of thought, a faggot of odd fancies, quips, facetiae , loosely tied" by a "laudator temporis acti," a "praiser of time past" .
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:10 pm
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