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2 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen
Harvard University researcher Robert Wood , professor of engineering and applied sciences, has a $9 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop just such a device.
6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Economist Arvind Subramanian is the front-runner to become chief economic adviser to India's finance ministry, a hotly anticipated appointment for the country's new government given its pledges to tame inflation and kickstart the economy.
7 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
Dayton names 6 to MnSCU board of trustees The board sets policies that guide admissions, tuition, academics and a $1.9 billion budget Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/08/22/dayton-names-mnscu-board-trustees/14430895/ Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday appointed six people to fill spots on the ... (more)
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
It's late August and thousands of teenagers are moving out of home to begin their college careers.
11 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Instead of depending on a sugar sensor found in many vertebrates, the flitting, frenetic birds use a repurposed sensor that normally responds to savory flavors, scientists report in the Aug. 22 Science.
According to a Harvard University study , only 23 percent of Americans ages of 18-29 say they will definitely vote this midterm.
Behind China's vaunted Internet censorship are throngs of specialized police officers, fake commentators, and ever-changing technologies.
As former social chair of the Sigma Chi fraternity at Harvard University, Malik Gill wants to appear especially welcoming to girls who come to the house for parties.
Hook-Up Culture at Harvard, Stanford Wanes Amid Assault Alarm - As former social chair of the Sigma Chi fraternity at Harvard University, Malik Gill wants to appear especially welcoming to girls who come to the house for parties.
They're now warning incoming students, staffers and community members to be extra vigilant while walking through the campus and surrounding areas, both during the day and at night.
Nectar-slurping hummingbirds clearly have a taste for sweets - but they shouldn't.
It's the strangest sweet tooth in the world. Birds lost the ability to taste sugars, but nectar-feeding hummingbirds re-evolved the capacity by repurposing receptors used to taste savoury food.
These aggressive cells are the driver mutations that drive the tumor's growth. The study, which shows a topological map of what to look for when examining tumors, comes at a needed time in cancer research, for while tumor cells can be extracted from biopsy, it's very difficult to know which cells are actually causing the growth.
THE world's largest robotic swarm has been created using an army of more than 1000 bots.
Students sieve through excavated soil during the 2007 excavation in Harvard Yard.
Homeowners are finally getting around to those home remodeling projects they were forced to put off during the worst of the recession, according to The Boston Globe .
The protein, interleukin-32, was discovered to be one biomarker of adequate host defense against TB.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:08 am
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